Trip Ideas & Itineraries

Take the road less traveled in the Great Northern Catskills and explore art history, kid-friendly activities, and some of the craziest adventures in New York State!

There’s something to be said for taking a trip with a fly-by-the-seat of your pants attitude that leads to all kinds of adventures! Random roadside stands with the best donuts you’ve ever had, breathtaking views that aren’t on any map – it can lead to deeper experiences in both familiar and unfamiliar places. We aim to provide access to the unique and everyday magic of the Great Northern Catskills - whether you're a planner or a fly-by-the-seat-of-your-pantser.

Here, you'll find trip ideas to get you going, as well as  insightful stories about things like planning a wedding, where to go for the best microbrews, and more. The adventure, the road, the destination is calling – the rest is up to you!

Experience spectacular views, endless scenic drives, and freshly brewed libations.
Say "I Do" in a rustic country barn surrounded by friends and family.
Sip and savor New York State beer, wine and cider.
Catskill diners offer everything from gourmet burgers and donuts, to American favorites such as mac and cheese, eggs benny, and club sandwiches. Discover some of our favorites!
Pitch a tent, start a campfire and relax with friends under a canopy of stars.
Follow in the footsteps of America's greatest and most influential artists with our arts and culture itinerary.
You're the intrepid explorer with this choose-your-own-adventure style itinerary!
One of the best kept secrets among golfers everywhere - the Catskills' courses are where it's at!
Explore the great outdoors in the Great Northern Catskills this summer and discover a new adventure.
There will be no "are we there yets" with this itinerary guaranteed to put smiles on everyone's face!
Start planning your summer vacation with these insider tips!
Discover the Catskills top wedding spots to say your vows.
The Catskills are New York City's premier destination for on-and-off-hill festivities. Spend the day shredding, and the evening relaxing at the spa or with a pint of local ale.
Here, in the Great Northern Catskills, that summer spirit still exists.
From colorful to cultural, explore the Catskills artistic offerings this fall!
Explore the haunted places of the Great Northern Catskills.
Discover the celebration of nature called Spring on a vacation in the Catskill Mountains.
Discover the Catskills flyways and environments where migrating and native species gather.
The Catskills are home to deer, bear, and several bird species. Explore our wilderness!
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