Most people are surprised when they hear of now many New York ski resorts there are; and New York City is the gateway to some 43 ski resorts—more than another other state in the United States—and offers amazing access to mountain resort locations and skiable acres. Several of these areas are full scale resorts and…

The story is inspiring and it is about how Mike Offner displayed doggedness and determination in his quest to save an icon among Catskills resorts, Pine Ridge Dude Ranch, from extinction. Once known as Schloss’ Pine Grove — part of the old-school, Kosher-style hotels that decades ago thrived in Sullivan and Ulster counties — this…

Resorts World Catskills Casino Resort opened on February 08, 2018. With a ceremonial roll of the dice, following the ribbon-cutting, the public experienced Las Vegas-style gaming with more than 150 live table games and 2150 state-of-the-art slot machines! Only 90 miles from Manhattan, the Resorts World Catskills resort casino features gaming options, luxury amenities and …

Summer in the Catskills is only a short drive away from a number or urban centers on the East Coast. This easy accessibility also benefits visitors from anywhere else. Here is a simple list of things to do in the Catskills this summer – from easy weekend getaways to adventures that take a little planning.…

Get away from the hustle of the city and relish winter surrounded by frosty nature. Enjoy a scenic weekend winter getaway in the Hudson Valley at the Mohonk Mountain House (New Paltz, NY; 90 min drive from NYC). The majestic Victorian castle resort is nestled on the Shawangunk Ridge surrounded by 40,000 acres of winter…

Spotlight: The Catskills Poets, top chefs and fishermen have sung its praises. The minute you visit, you understand why. This poorly kept New York secret will have you returning year after year, season after season, without ever fearing that you’ve exhausted your to-do list. Whether you’re planning a day trip or a weeklong retreat, the…

Valentine’s Upstate Escape Since Valentine’s Day falls on a Sundaythis year, there’s more than enough time for a field trip to one of these romantic, quirky spots in the Hudson Valley and Catskills. Grab Some Anemones at Battenfeld’s Run out on Valentine’s morning to pick up a bunch or two of these better-than-roses bouquets. The…

Top 3 Sullivan County Catskills Leaf Peeper Drives The weather’s getting cool, and leaf peeping is heating up! Grab your hoodie and get in the car; autumn’s allure demands a road trip. It’s sad to see summer go, but getting to watch the trees burst into beautiful fiery shades of yellow and orange is easily…