Into The Neversink: An off-trail adventure in the wilds of the Catskill Mountains

It was a long time coming. Since the 1990’s. At that time I started my Catskill 3500 journey with my oldest son which we finished in 1999. This July I had the joy of completing

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Best Hikes: Day Hiking Hunter Mountain on the Spruceton Trail

Place among the Catskill 35 High Peaks: 2nd Difficulty rating: Moderate to Strenuous depending on the route Elevation: 4040 feet above sea level. Interesting Features: Historic Fire Tower & Observers Cabin, Ski Lift to Colonels

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Best hikes: Blackhead Mountain day hike in the Catskills

Blackhead Mountain is a massive peak. When viewing it from the lowlands in the Hudson Valley, simply put, it’s huge. There are several things you’ll need to keep in mind when you hike in the

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