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Winter Guide To The Catskills

Plan your trip to the Great Northern Catskills and experience the wonders of the season!

Winter in the New York Catskills is a time of adventure, when snow-capped peaks beckon with adventure, and even small things, like meeting up with friends for an après ski drink, feel a little bit more special. From skiing to shopping and dining to hiking, here's a guide to some of the best things to do in Greene County during winter. 

cross country skiing in the Catskills

Off-Mountain Winter Activities

If you don't downhill ski or snowboard but still want to enjoy winter fun, the Catskills has plenty of things to do. From cross-country skiing to snowshoeing, winter hiking or a day of snow tubing, the Great Northern Catskills are where you can embrace the best of winter. 

woman taking a ski break drinking coffee

Plan a New York Skiing Vacation

Home to two of New York State's best ski resorts - Hunter Mountain and Windham Mountain, the Great Northern Catskills make the perfect place to escape for a downhill ski or snowboarding vacation. Both mountains cater to novice and experienced skiers and snowboarders--plus everyone in between. Both deliver on fun and adventure, within a couple hours of NYC and Boston.

outdoor heated pool at the Kaatskill Mountain club in Winter

Winter Lodging & Dining Ideas

What's better than a hotel or lodge with a hot tub and fireplace on a cold winter's night in New York? Check out our list of ideas for the best lodging places to stay and dine while visiting the Catskills this winter. 

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Winter Vacation Packages

Plan ahead and book a New York winter skiing and lodging vacation package, for adventure, relaxation and romance!

Check Out More New York Trip Ideas

Browse our extensive list of Great Northern Catskills trip ideas to help plan your perfect getaway for Winter, Spring, Summer, or Fall!