The Heart of the High Peaks Region of the Catskill Mountains

Arts

Mount Tremper Arts

647 South Plank Rd - Mount Tremper, NY 12457

Nestled in the Catskill Mountains, just 2 hours from New York City, Mount Tremper Arts (MTA) supports contemporary artists in the creation and presentation of new works of art.

Phoenicia Festival of the Voice Foundation

90 Main Street - Phoenicia, NY 12464

The Phoenicia Festival of the Voice Foundation is in its sixth year of offering a five day series of concerts.  These highlight the human voice in many of the fabulous forms in which it expresses itself.  Over a period of five days some 30 events will take place in the Phoenicia Park. This year the […]

Things to do

Mount Tremper Arts

647 South Plank Rd - Mount Tremper, NY 12457

Nestled in the Catskill Mountains, just 2 hours from New York City, Mount Tremper Arts (MTA) supports contemporary artists in the creation and presentation of new works of art.

Empire State Railway Museum

70 Lower High Street - Phoenicia, NY 12464

Located in the heart of the beautiful Catskill Mountains of New York State, ESRM is dedicated to bringing alive the history of the railroads, their people and the towns they served, to the residents and visitors of the Catskills and the greater Hudson Valley.

Esopus-Creel-Catskills-Fly-Fishing

Esopus Creel

5581 NY-28 - Phoenicia, NY 12464

Esopus Creel offers fly fishing instruction and guided trips on the famous Esopus Creek. We also host dinners and informal gatherings to help connect our communities through a shared love of food, fishing, and the fabled waters of the Catskill Mountains. Licensed guides, Todd Spire and Paul Schiavo bring you to the middle of the […]

Catskill Mountain Anglers

Catskill Mountain Angler

P.O. Box 240 - Chichester, NY 12416

Guided fly fishing trips and instruction throughout the Catskills. Equipment rental available.

Rail Explorers USA: Catskills Division

70 Lower High Street - Phoenicia, NY 12464

Over 20,000 have enjoyed Rail Explorers since 2017 in the Catskills!
This is a beautiful 8 mile ride along the Esopus Creek in the Catskills of New York.
Starting your journey in the historic town of Phoenicia and riding the railroad tracks along the Delaware & Ulster line, the ride will take you to our private creekside turnaround point, where you will be able to disembark and enjoy the riverside view.
The return journey will be made all the more comfortable with our built in electric pedal assist on your rail explorer.
This journey of adventure is available for all ages and abilities. Open May through October.

Phoenicia Festival of the Voice Foundation

90 Main Street - Phoenicia, NY 12464

The Phoenicia Festival of the Voice Foundation is in its sixth year of offering a five day series of concerts.  These highlight the human voice in many of the fabulous forms in which it expresses itself.  Over a period of five days some 30 events will take place in the Phoenicia Park. This year the […]

Emerson Resort & Spa

5340 Route 28 - Mount Tremper, NY 12457

Luxury in the outdoors. Suites and rooms available- perfect for couples and families. Restaurant next-door and 15 minutes to Belleayre. Visit our World’s Largest Kaleidoscope and come visit our shops and coffee shop.

Town Tinker Tube Rental

10 Bridge Street - Phoenicia, NY 12464

For over 35 years, the Town Tinker Tube Rental has provided adrenaline seekers with all of the whitewater equipment they need to experience the intensity of the rapids on the Esopus Creek.

Tubing with the Town Tinker is fun, exciting, and an adventure you’re sure to remember. Open daily, Memorial Day through September 30th, 9:00 am – 6:00 pm, last rentals at 4:00pm. Age 12 and older only.

This summer, experience tubing with the Masters of Tubeology, The Town Tinker Tube Rental

Belleayre Lake

33 Friendship Manor Rd - Pine Hill, NY 12465

Lake and beach with lifeguard during summer.  Playground and boats for hire.  

Phoenicia Library

48 Main Street - Phoenicia, New York 12464

Come visit the newly rebuilt Phoenicia Library, the first Passive House designed, energy efficient library in America !  You will find our pretty little yellow building at the heart of the village of Phoenicia, at 48 Main Street.  Other than books and DVDs, the Phoenicia Library provides free, fun and funky programs and events for […]