This fully updated guide is a must-have resource for Catskills hikers. Geared toward intermediate-to-expert hikers, this comprehensive trail guide details every public hiking trail in the Catskill Park. From northern Windham-Blackhead Range Wilderness to southern Sundown Wild Forest, trek through some of the area's most scenic destinations with the help of turn-by-turn trail directions, suggested hikes, and a full-color pull-out topographic trail map. This edition also covers Shandaken Wild Forest and Bluestone Wild Forest and features new information on parking and camping. Look no further for the authoritative guide on all things hiking in the Catskills.
Peter W. Kick, a native of the Catskill Mountains, is a New York State licensed guide and AMC trip leader. The author of several hiking and cycling guides, including AMC’s Best Day Hikes in the Catskills and Hudson Valley and AMC's Discover the Adirondacks, his work has also appeared in Backpacker, Sailing, Cruising World and Adirondack Life. Mr. Kick is a life member of the AMC. He lives in Saugerties, New York.