The Great Northern Catskills of Greene County are the indisputable Adventure Capital of the Catskills, boasting the longest, fastest and highest zipline in North America, the highest cascading waterfall in New York State and two world-class downhill ski centers.
Explore the land that inspired the Hudson River School of Art, Washington Irving's Rip Van Winkle and countless generations of artists, daredevils and thrill seekers. Experience the Great Northern Catskills and Awaken to Adventure!
Find information about the Catskills' well-known hiking destinations including Kaaterskill Falls and download our Catskill Hiking pdf for information on some of the region's most scenic hiking trails. Find a variety of hiking trails from challenging backcountry hikes that can take days to complete to short, leisurely nature walks perfect for wildlife viewing and bird watching.
Greene County makes it easy to plan your vacation with our Catskill Travel Itinerary options that pave the way for adventure, relaxation, sports or leisure. Perfect for first-time visitors, or families looking for something unique to do, our sample itineraries provide a road map to adventure throughout the Catskills. Take a scenic journey along one of the United States' most historic rivers and sail the picturesque Hudson River. Enjoy a variety of attractions, parks and restaurants within walking distance of several marinas. Our Waterfront Guide provides travel details for water travels along Catskill Creek and the Hudson River.
For additional details on the Catskill Park click here http://www.dec.ny.gov/docs/lands_forests_pdf/catskillmapguide2013.pdf