Catskills Outdoor Guide

By Lissa Harris on Monday, Mar. 21, 2016 - 2:22 pm
The Catskills Outdoor Guide is an annual print publication that comes out in late May and is distributed year-round in the Catskills and metro-area NY. The deadline to advertise in the 2016 Outdoor Guide is April 1, 2015. Reserve your slot now: Contact ... Read more
By Julia Reischel on Monday, Mar. 21, 2016 - 11:46 am
Above: "Sunset in the Western Catskills," the second-place winner of the 2015 Catskills Outdoor Guide Photo Contest. Taken by Rick Roberts. The contest is closed. Winners will be announced when the 2016 Catskills Outdoor Guide is published this summer.... Read more
By Alan Via on Monday, Aug. 3, 2015 - 12:17 pm
Overlook Mountain, located just outside of the Ulster County town of Woodstock, is a magnet for hikers of all ages, abilities, and interests. The five-mile round-trip hike begins on the Meads Road trailhead and follows a trail up 1,400 feet to the summit... Read more
By Alan Via on Tuesday, May. 26, 2015 - 12:00 pm
A great Catskills trail is hiding in plain sight in the Pine Hill Wild Forest of Shandaken, just off of Route 28. Turn onto Matyas Road and follow it to its end to get to Rochester Hollow, a treat for hikers, snowshoers, skiers, birders, photographers,... Read more
By Julia Reischel on Friday, May. 22, 2015 - 12:46 pm
Sunrise this morning -- Friday, May 22 -- marked the beginning of the boating season on four of New York City's upstate reservoirs in the Catskills: the Cannonsville, the Neversink, the Schoharie and the Pepacton. Boating on the reservoirs is allowed... Read more
By Janel Bladow on Monday, May. 4, 2015 - 5:11 pm
Above: At Handsome Hollow in Long Eddy, couples can say their vows in a fern-strewn clearing in the woods on the 93-acre property. Photo by JBM Photography. Catskills weddings – especially those with an outdoorsy twist – are on the rise. Getting hitched... Read more
By Lissa Harris on Monday, Mar. 16, 2015 - 12:49 pm
With spring just around the corner, it's time once more for our annual Catskills Outdoor Guide -- a glossy, full-color magazine showcasing the best of what the Catskills great outdoors has to offer.  Once again, the 2015 Catskills Outdoor Guide will... Read more
By Julia Reischel on Friday, Mar. 6, 2015 - 4:38 pm
Above: "Mt. Utsayantha," taken from the top of the Mt. Utsayantha Fire Tower in Stamford by Christopher Mooney, the third-place winner of last year's 2014 Catskills Outdoor Guide Photo Contest. The contest is closed! Check out all the entries on Facebook... Read more
By Julia Reischel on Wednesday, May. 28, 2014 - 11:00 am
This summer, channel your inner Eagle Scout in the Catskills: Earn one of our outdoor badges by hiking a fire tower or paddling a reservoir. (That’s right, “earn”: Our Catskills badges can’t be bought.) The 2014 Catskills Outdoor Guide is proud to present... Read more
By Julia Reischel on Saturday, May. 24, 2014 - 9:48 am
Pick up a free copy of our annual Catskills Outdoor Guide -- and its pull-out Catskills Outdoor maps -- in one of the following locations. Want to become a drop point for our Catskills Outdoor Guide or Catskills Food Guide? Call 845-481-0155 or email... Read more


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