Outdoor Recreation

The Great Western Catskills has long been an outdoor sports and adventure destination! With our lush valleys, crystal-clear waters and dramatic high peaks, Delaware County offers visitors amazing views with equally incredible experiences. Whether you’re seeking the challenge of downhill skiing, snowboarding and tubing; the tranquility of a leisurely walk through fields and forests, a steep trek or a round of golf; hunting, fishing, snowmobiling, extreme mountain biking, or miles of country roads for the biking enthusiast; the Great Western Catskills provides visitors with places to experience all of the great outdoors during any season! Enjoy the wildlife and fall in love with the breathtaking views.


You can also find outdoor guides and sporting goods stores.

Stratton Falls Resort Roxbury

The Roxbury at Stratton Falls

48 Co Rd 41, Roxbury

The team behind the Roxbury Motel have opened their second property, The Roxbury at Stratton Falls, ...

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Pepacton Reservoir

Pepacton Reservoir, Delaware County

The biggest brown trout in the Catskills, and perhaps the east, swim in the Pepacton. The reservoir ...

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Beaverkill River

Colchester, New York

Steeped in lore and legend, the Beaverkill is the preeminent American trout stream. It is the river ...

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East Branch Delaware River

1 Bragg Hollow Road, Halcottsville

Above the Pepaction reservoir you can paddle the slow moving East Branch into or out of Lake Wawaka ...

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Big Pond

549 Barkaboom Road, Andes

A real find for those who have never traveled down Barkaboom Road. The beautiful mountain setting ...

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Delhi Trails (Mt. Crawford)

460 Andes Rd, Delhi

The Catskill Mountain Club opened another new trail system, this one in Delhi. The three trails, ...

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OARS – Outdoor Adventure Recreational Services

41 South Pennsylvania Ave. Hancock, NY 13783

OARS offers canoe, kayak and tube rental on the Upper Delaware. They will deliver all watercraft to ...

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Belleayre – Scenic Gondola Rides

181 Galli Curci Rd, Highmount

Take the Catskill Thunder Gondola to the summit of Belleayre Mountain for breathtaking views of the ...

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Plattekill Mountain

469 Plattekill Road, Roxbury

Plattekill Mountain is a one-of-a-kind, family-owned and operated ski resort located in Roxbury, ...

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Tall Pines Riverfront Campground & River Adventures

Tall Pines Ln, Bainbridge

Tall Pines Campground & River Adventures features Riverfront Family Camping at its ...

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Shavertown Trail

Nyc 4 Rd, Andes

The Shavertown Trail gives visiting families and novice hikers a unique opportunity in the ...

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Palmer Hill Trail

11 Finkle Rd, Andes

The Palmer Hill Trail is the third trail created by the Catskill Mountain Club, and the second in ...

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Little Pond

549 Barkaboom Rd, Andes

Little Pond is a quiet picturesque campground located in the Catskill Forest Preserve which offers ...

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New York State Safety Track

396 Zimmerman Rd, Davenport

New York Safety Track provides a safe and exciting environment for the whole family. There are ...

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Delaware-Otsego Audubon Society Sanctuary

52 Grange Hall Rd Spur, Oneonta

The Delaware-Otsego Audubon Society Sanctuary is a 100-acre property providing marked hiking trails ...

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The College Golf Course at Delhi

85 Scotch Mountain Road Delhi, New York

The College Golf Course at Delhi is located in Delhi, Delaware County, NY. The course is a classic ...

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Tennis Everyone

87 Turkey Ridge Rd, Fleischmanns

Tennis Everyone believes that no matter what your level, be it beginner or tournament level ...

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Hardwood Hills Golf Course

11160 State Highway 8, Masonville

Hardwood Hills Golf Course is a beautiful golf course in the heart of Delaware County with some of ...

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TC Sports

8251 State Hwy 206, Trout Creek

TC Sports has everything that any Polaris owners need – including parts and service! You can also ...

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Stamford Golf Club

163 Taylor Rd, Stamford

Stamford Golf Club has 18 holes of challenging rolling terrain and the beauty of The northern ...

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Hanah Mountain Resort & Country Club

576 West Hubbell Hill Road, Margaretville

In the heart of the breathtaking Catskill Mountains, the Hanah Mountain Resort & Country Club ...

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Ouleout Creek Golf

13501 State Highway 357 North Franklin, New York

Ouleout Creek Golf offers a very relaxed and casual atmosphere. The place provides all the things ...

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Kirkside Park

Kirkside Driveway, Roxbury

Kirkside Park is the former estate of Helen Gould Shepard, daughter of Roxbury native son, Jay ...

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French Woods Golf Course

17440 State Highway 97, Hancock

In French Woods Golf Course, you can enjoy 18 holes of challenging golf at a spectacularly ...

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The Meadows Golf Center and All American BBQ

42565 State Highway 28, Margaretville

Nestled in a picturesque valley between Margaretville and Arkville, The Meadows offers players of ...

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817 Main Street, Margaretville

Since 1965, Del-Sports' has been carrying all brands of new & used guns, firearms, and ...

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NY River Adventures – Canoeing, Kayaking, Tubing on the Unadilla River

166 Tall Pines Lane, Bainbridge

The Unadilla and Susquehanna Rivers offer the perfect outdoor adventure and family fun! Canoeing ...

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Wild Common Wines

49 Main Street, Andes

A welcoming bottle shop in the Western Catskills town of Andes, New York. Their curated ...

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The Hancock Town Square

20 East Main Street, Hancock

Presenting LIVE music, dance, theatre, cultural arts and special events all summer long! Farm ...

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Scott’s Family Resort at Oquaga Lake

591 Oquaga Lake Rd, Deposit

Oquaga Lake is a clear spring-fed lake cradled high in green forested hills where the air is fresh ...

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East Branch Outfitters

1471 Peas Eddy Road, Hancock

New York's legendary fishing resort. Private access to the East Branch of the Delaware is just a ...

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Dream Catcher Lodge and Cabins

393 River Road, Deposit

Our fully equipped lodge and cabins feature over one mile of private river access with boat launch ...

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Stratton Falls Campsites

2-169 Campsite Road, Roxbury

Tent camping, RV sites and trailer rentals along the East Branch of the Delaware River. Enjoy the ...

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Russell Brook Campsites

731 Russell Brook Rd, Roscoe

One of New York's most naturally beautiful campgrounds. Located in a secluded valley, high in the ...

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Peaceful Valley Campsite

485 Banker Rd, Downsville

Welcome to Peaceful Valley Campsite where you are surrounded by the Catskill Mountains, the East ...

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Guestward Ho Family Campgrounds

62 H Decker Road, Deposit

Guestward Ho Family Campground, set in the foothills of the Catskill Mountains, continues a 42 year ...

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East Sidney Lake Park

4659 State Highway 357, Franklin

Camping, boating, picnic area and beach. Fun for the whole family. Plenty of activities: large ...

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Delaware County K.O.A.

242 Union Church Road, Franklin

You may hear frogs and crickets, but highway noises won't reach you at the Unadilla KOA. Although ...

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Crazy Acres Campground at Beaver Spring Lake

263 Beaver Spring Road, Davenport

Located in scenic farm country, we are a family-friendly campground on beautifully groomed grounds ...

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West Branch Angler Resort

150 Faulkener Road, Hancock

We are a fly fishing resort and shooting preserve, offering 26 luxury cabins on 200 acres of ...

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Susan’s Pleasant Pheasant Farm Bed and Breakfast

1 Bragg Hollow Road, Halcottsville

Come stay on the lazy waters of Lake Wawaka with us. Great blue herons stand still as a statue, ...

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Northhill Outdoors, LLC

916 Main St, Margaretville

A fun, family-friendly indoor archery range with an archery simulator (with your own equipment). ...

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Community Fitness Trail

460 Andes Rd, Delhi

The Delhi Community Fitness Trail is a half mile in length and features six fitness stations, two ...

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Catskills Unleashed

302 Delaware Street Walton , New York 13856

The Catskills Unleashed team offers customized outdoor adventures to suit most fitness levels and ...

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Catskill Scenic Trail

New York 10, Bloomville

The Catskill Scenic Trail is a 26-mile recreational path that meanders along some the most glorious ...

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Delaware Wild Forest

Andes, NY

The 27,800-acre Delaware Wild Forest is located in the western Catskill Forest Preserve. The ...

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Catskill 3500 Club

Delhi, NY

The Catskill 3500 Club was founded in 1962 to foster interest in hiking in the Catskills. ...

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Broken Spoke Stables

874 Narrow Notch Rd, Hobart

Broken Spoke Stables is family-owned and operated, offering a large variety of services. They offer ...

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Bramley Mountain Trail

Glen Burnie Road, Delhi

The Bramley Mountain Trail is the fifth addition to the hiking options in the Catskills designed ...

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SUNY Delhi Outdoor Education Center

19692 State Highway 28, Delhi

A 40-acre park with walking trails, butterfly garden, picnic areas, and fishing access on the ...

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Catskill Outdoor Adventures

141 Upper Kennedy Heights Road, Margaretville

Are you looking to catch that trophy trout, to bag a wild turkey, or to explore New York's fabulous ...

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Catskill Mountain Club

Margaretville, NY

The Catskill Mountain Club offers volunteer-led hikes and workshops throughout the Catskill Forest ...

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Catskill Adventures and Tours

42480 State Highway 28, Margaretville

A full adventure guide service based in the Central Catskills specializing in kayaking, canoeing, ...

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Border Water Outfitters

159 East Main Street, Hancock

Our full-service store offers over 2400 sq. ft. of specialized products for all your fly fishing ...

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Bellearye Mountain Ski Center

Belleayre Mountain Ski Center, 181 Galli Curci Rd

Belleayre Mountain is a 4-season ski resort located in the heart of the Catskill Mountains in ...

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Bear Spring Mountain State Park

512 East Trout Brook Road, Downsville

Bear Spring covers over 7100 acres and is the only state park in New York intended specifically for ...

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Andes Rail Trail and the Bullet Hole Spur

266 Depot Street, Andes

The Andes Rail Trail is an easily accessible hiking trail in an idyllic setting, suitable for ...

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Al’s Sport Store

6964 River Road, Downsville

A fishing store and a whole lot more, Al's Sport Store provides services from gear rental to guided ...

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Eagle River Valley

98 Main Street, Windsor

Eagle River Valley offers everything from rustic outdoor recreation and activities to elegant ...

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Roxbury General

53587 State Hwy 30, Roxbury

Roxbury General purveys primarily regionally sourced, carefully curated merchandise to the entire ...

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Stone and Thistle Farm

1211 Kelso Road, East Meredith

Join the Warren family on an organic livestock farm and goat dairy/creamery in the Catskills and ...

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Delaware & Ulster Railroad (DURR)

43510 State Highway 28, Arkville

Hop aboard! The Delaware and Ulster is an excursion train that combines railroad nostalgia with ...

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