The Kaaterskill Clove Experience

Journey to the place that inspired the Hudson River School of Art, to the mountains where the nation's first artistic style took root, to the wilderness that beguiled and the river that made it all possible — explore the Kaaterskill Clove Experience and travel a new path through America's first wilderness.

Begin an epic journey through the Great Northern Catskills of Greene County by starting at the Visitor Center in Leeds for insider tips on the Kaaterskill Clove Experience, from the best routes for scenic overlooks, to local favorites for a great meal after a long hike.
Uncover the Kaaterskill Clove Experience and listen for the echoes of the past as voices come alive through photos, videos and more. Explore historic and scenic stops throughout Greene County, including Kaaterskill Falls, Pratt Rock and the Thomas Cole National Historic Site.
The Kaaterskill Clove Experience is a self-guided, set-your-own pace journey that lets you explore the places that inspired a nation and its first artistic masters with its wild, untamable beauty. Discover the Kaaterskill Clove Experience through four itinerary options, including packaging options to help you plan your trip.
Palenville The Hamlet
Hunter Foundation
Town of Hunter
Village of Tannersville
NY-NJ Trail Conference
Mountain Clove Scenic Byway
Greene County Soil and Water Conservation District
I Love NY
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Greene County Tourism
700 Rte 23B, Leeds, NY 12451
800-355-CATS | 518-943-3223
The Kaaterskill Clove Experience is comprised of several attractions, each require varying levels of physical exertion. Please follow all safety rules posted at each location and mentioned on this site.