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Big Indian Acquisition in Catskills Leads to More Wilderness, More Recreation Opportunities

More Wilderness, more Wild Forest, and a bigger Belleayre Intensive Use area. That’s the outcome of a classification process by New York’s Dept. of Environmental Conservation (DEC) on 1,200 acres of land within the Catskill Park in the Town of … Continue reading

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2013 Catskill Mountains Lark in the Park Celebration Scheduled

The Trail Conference, the Catskill Mountain Club and the Catskill Center have begun the planning for the 2013 Catskills Lark in the Park event, so it is not too early to mark your calendars and make sure you are in … Continue reading

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Catskill Park Issues Highlighted in Albany Meetings

On Tuesday, February 5, 2013, representatives from the Trail Conference, including Executive Director Ed Goodell and Senior Program Coordinator Jeff Senterman, the Catskill Center, and the Catskill Mountain Club, visited with members of the New York State Legislature and the … Continue reading

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What Are the Catskills Worth?

What are the open spaces of the Catskills worth to the local economy? Plenty, according to a new study, which finds that recreational opportunities on the Catskills’ publicly owned State and New York City lands plus private lands open to … Continue reading

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