Quick Local Getaways
Within 500 Miles of NYC!
The buzz is El Nino will produce record snowfall this year. Stay close to home and ride in the Western Catskills this winter season.

Plattekill is holding their rates to last years and offering early bird specials on season lift tickets. Ski nine times and the rest of the winter is basically FREE! Stay with Plattekill’s lodging partners and choose from Kids Under 17 Ski FREE discounts or their BOGO deal for adults – buy a full day lift ticket for Saturday and ski FREE on Sunday.

Lodging Private homes for seasonal rental with wood stoves and great views. B&Bs with huge yummy breakfasts. Affordable motels.
Plattekill 35 trails. 1100’ vertical double black diamonds. Lowest lift ticket $$ in the Cats. Best family ski mountain.
Catskill Scenic Trail 19 miles of flat trail to glide or ride on – open to the public.
Evening Tubing Friday and Saturday nights – two sessions Plattekill rocks!
Ice Skating Village Park in Margaretville sets up a rink for the winter.
Snowmobiling 8 local clubs maintain hundreds of miles of trails open to the public.
Events From ice fishing workshops to writing a one act play – days and evenings hold plenty of fun to make a great getaway for everyone.
Main Street Shops Andes offers the perfect holiday gifts from vintage clothing, artisanal teas, unique jewelry and antiques galore. Unique 1000 piece 1900s – 1940s holiday ornament collection on display.

Come on over to the wild side of the Catskills this winter. Plattekill’s tentative opening day is December 5th. The cross-country skiing, snowshoeing and snowmobiling trails will open as soon as the snow starts falling!

Visit for winter lodging deals and info on great B&B’s, private rental homes, affordable motels as well as other things to do while you explore the western Gateway to the Catskill Park.

Just 2.5 hours from the GW Bridge; 1.5 hours from Albany; 1 hour from Binghamton.

Call for a free travel guide (and other great brochures): 866-775-4425

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