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The Catskill Mountains, also known as the Catskills, are a physiographic province of the larger Appalachian Mountains, located in southeastern New York. As a cultural and geographic region, the Catskills are generally defined as those areas close to or within the borders of the Catskill Park, a 700,000-acre (2,800 km2) forest preserve forever protected from many forms of development under New York state law. Geologically, the Catskills are a mature dissected plateau, a once-flat region subsequently uplifted and eroded into sharp relief by watercourses. The Catskills form the northeastern end of the Allegheny Plateau (also known as the Appalachian Plateau).[1][2] The Catskills are well known in American culture, both as the setting for many 19th-century Hudson River School
Hudson River School
paintings and as the favored destination for vacationers from New York City
New York City
in the mid-20th century. The region's many large resorts gave countless young stand-up comedians an opportunity to hone their craft. In addition, the Catskills have long been a haven for artists, musicians, and writers, especially in and around the towns of Phoenicia and Woodstock.

Contents

1 Etymology 2 Geography 3 Geology 4 Recreation

4.1 Aquatic sports and recreation 4.2 Bicycling 4.3 Hiking and camping 4.4 Skiing

5 Structures

5.1 Fire towers 5.2 Notable landmarks

6 Transportation 7 In popular culture 8 See also 9 References

9.1 Further reading

10 External links

Etymology[edit]

Views of the Catskills from the Hudson like this led to the name "Blue Mountains" for a time.

A 1656 map of New Netherland
New Netherland
showing the locations of the Lands of the Kat Kills and the High Lands of the Esopus

Nicolaes Visscher I's 1656 map of New Netherland
New Netherland
located the Landt van Kats Kill at the mouth of Catskill creek. The region to the south is identified as Hooge Landt van Esopus (High Lands of the Esopus), a reference to a local band of northern Lenape
Lenape
Native Americans who inhabited the banks of the Hudson and hunted in the highlands along the Esopus Creek.[3] While the meaning of the name ("cat creek" in Dutch) and the namer (early Dutch explorers) are settled matters, how and why the area is named "Catskills" is a mystery. Mountain
Mountain
lions (catamounts) were known to have been in the area when the Dutch arrived in the 17th century and may have been a reason for the name.[4]

A View of the Two Lakes and Mountain
Mountain
House, Catskill Mountains, Morning, by Thomas Cole

The confusion over the origins of the name led over the years to variant spellings such as Kaatskill and Kaaterskill, both of which are also still used: the former in the regional magazine Kaatskill Life, the latter as the name of a mountain peak and a waterfall. The supposed Indian name for the range, Onteora ("land in the sky"), was actually created by a white man in the mid-19th century to drum up business for a resort. It, too, persists today as the name of a school district and as the name of a Boy Scout
Boy Scout
summer camp (Onteora Scout Reservation). Geography[edit] The Catskills are located approximately 100 miles (160 km) north-northwest of New York City
New York City
and 40 miles (60 km) southwest of Albany, starting west of the Hudson River. The Catskills occupy much or all of five counties: (Delaware, Greene, Schoharie, Sullivan, and Ulster), with some areas falling into the boundaries of southwestern Albany, eastern Broome, northwestern Orange, and southern Otsego counties. Foothills are also found in southeastern Chenango, southern Montgomery, northern Otsego, and western Schenectady counties. At the eastern end of the range, the mountains begin quite dramatically with the Catskill Escarpment
Catskill Escarpment
rising up suddenly from the Hudson Valley. The western boundary is far less certain, as the mountains gradually decline in height and grade into the rest of the Allegheny Plateau. Nor is there a consensus on where the Catskills end to the north or south. The Poconos, to the immediate southwest in Pennsylvania, are technically a continuation of the Catskills under a different name. The Catskills contain more than 30 peaks above 3,500 feet (1,100 m) and parts of six important rivers. The Catskill Mountain
Mountain
3500 Club is an organization whose members have climbed all the peaks in the Catskills over 3,500 feet (1,100 m). The highest mountain, Slide Mountain
Mountain
in Ulster County, has an elevation of 4,180 feet (1,270 m).

Free floating tubers on Esopus Creek

Climatically, the Catskills lie within the Allegheny Highlands forests ecoregion. Geology[edit]

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Kaaterskill Falls
Kaaterskill Falls
on Spruce Creek near Palenville, New York. One of the higher falls in New York. Two separate falls total 260 ft (79 m)

Although the Catskills are sometimes compared with the Adirondack Mountains farther north, the two mountain ranges are not geologically related, as the Adirondacks are a continuation of the Canadian Shield. Similarly, the Shawangunk Ridge, which forms the southeastern edge of the Catskills, is part of the geologically distinct Ridge-and-Valley province and is a continuation of the same ridge known as Kittatinny Mountain
Mountain
in New Jersey and Blue Mountain
Mountain
in Pennsylvania. The Catskill Mountains
Catskill Mountains
are more of a dissected plateau than a series of mountain ranges. The sediments that make up the rocks in the Catskills were deposited when the ancient Acadian Mountains in the east were rising and subsequently eroding. The sediments traveled westward and formed a great delta into the sea that was in the area at that time. The escarpment of the Catskill Mountains
Catskill Mountains
is near the former (landward) edge of this delta, as the sediments deposited in the northeastern areas along the escarpment were deposited above sea level by moving rivers, and the Acadian Mountains were located roughly where the Taconic Mountains
Taconic Mountains
are located today (though significantly larger). Finer sediment was deposited further westward, and thus the rocks change from gravel conglomerates to sandstone and shale. Further west, these fresh water deposits intermingle with shallow marine sandstone and shale until the end, in deeper water limestone. The uplift and erosion of the Acadian Mountains was occurring during the Devonian
Devonian
and early Mississippian period (395 to 325 million years ago). Over that time, thousands of feet of these sediments built up, slowly moving the Devonian
Devonian
seashore further west. A meteor impact occurred in the shallow sea approximately 375 mya, creating a 10 km (6 mi) diameter crater. This crater eventually filled with sediments and became Panther Mountain
Mountain
through the process of uplift and erosion. By the middle of the Mississippian period, the uplift stopped, and the Acadian Mountains had been eroded so much that sediments no longer flowed across the Catskill Delta. Over time, the sediments were buried by more sediments from other areas, until the original Devonian
Devonian
and Mississippian sediments were deeply buried and slowly became solid rock. Then the entire area experienced uplift, which caused the sedimentary rocks to begin to erode. Today, those upper sedimentary rocks have been completely removed, exposing the Devonian
Devonian
and Mississippian rocks. Today’s Catskills are a result of the continued erosion of these rocks, both by streams and, in the recent past, by glaciers.

Platte Clove, a break in the Escarpment created by glacial action.

In successive Ice Ages, both valley and continental glaciers have widened the valleys and the notches of the Catskills and rounded the mountains. Grooves and scratches in exposed bedrock provides evidence of the great sheets of ice that once traversed through the region. Even today the erosion of the mountains continues, with the region’s rivers and streams deepening and widening the mountains’ valleys and cloves. Recreation[edit] Aquatic sports and recreation[edit]

The Ashokan Reservoir
Ashokan Reservoir
as seen from Wittenberg Mountain.

Esopus Creek
Esopus Creek
is a 65.4-mile (105.3 km) tributary of the Hudson River, starting at Winnisook Lake
Winnisook Lake
on Slide Mountain. It flows across[Ulster County to the Hudson River
Hudson River
at Saugerties. The Esopus is noted for making an almost 270-degree turn around Panther Mountain, following a buried 6-mile (10 km) impact crater rim. It is famous for tubing, a sport of rafting down a river in an inner tube. Many tubers begin their trip at Phoenicia, New York, and head down the creek towards the Ashokan Reservoir
Ashokan Reservoir
at Olive, New York. The Ashokan Reservoir
Ashokan Reservoir
is part of the New York City
New York City
water supply system, with fishing allowed under permit, but swimming and most other recreational uses are forbidden. River canoeing and kayaking are popular. There are 42 rapids ranging from class I to V+.[5] The Esopus Creek
Esopus Creek
is famous for its fly fishing, although in recent years it has been plagued by invasive plants. Another great place to fish is Roscoe, New York, also known as trout town USA. Every April 1 people flock there from all over to kick off the start of fly fishing season.[6] Bicycling[edit] Road and mountain bicycling are popular in the range. Bicycle racing includes The Tour of the Catskills, a three-day road stage race held in Green and Ulster counties each summer,[7] and the UCI Mountain
Mountain
Bike World Cup in Windham.[8] Other cycling resources include the Catskill Scenic Trail and the Headwaters Trails in Stamford. Several ski centers provide downhill mountain bicycling in the warmer months. Hiking and camping[edit] Within the range is the Catskill Park, comprising over 700,000 acres (280,000 ha). Catskill Park
Catskill Park
is part of New York's Forest Preserve. Not all the land is publicly owned; about 60% remains in private hands, but new sections are added frequently. Most of the park and the preserve are within Ulster County, with a significant portion in Greene County, and parts in Sullivan and Delaware counties as well. Many of the trails in public areas are maintained and updated by the New York–New Jersey Trail Conference
New York–New Jersey Trail Conference
and the Catskill Mountain
Mountain
3500 Club.

Hunter Mountain

Devil's Path is one of the many trails open for hikers. Spots to camp in the Catskills include Bear Spring Mountain, Little Pond, Mongaup Pond, and North-South Lake.[9] Skiing[edit] There are five main downhill ski and snowboard areas in the Catskills: Belleayre Mountain
Mountain
(run by the Olympic Regional Development Authority); Hunter Mountain
Mountain
(the first ski area to install snowmaking machines in New York); Windham Mountain; Holiday Mountain
Mountain
Ski and Fun in Monticello; and Plattekill Mountain
Mountain
in Roxbury. Joppenbergh Mountain, in Rosendale Village
Rosendale Village
hosted its first ski jumping competition in 1937. Ski jumping
Ski jumping
was continued on the mountain until February 7, 1971, when the last competition was held. The Mountain
Mountain
Trails Cross Country Ski Center in Tannersville has 22 miles (35 km) of trails. Structures[edit]

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Fire towers[edit]

Balsam Lake Mountain
Mountain
fire tower in 2008

The Catskill Mountains
Catskill Mountains
fire towers were constructed to facilitate forest fire prevention and control. Twenty-three fire towers were built in the Catskill Mountains
Catskill Mountains
between 1908 and 1950. The fire towers fell out of use by the 1970s as fire spotting from airplanes had become more effective and efficient, so the fire towers were decommissioned; the Hunter Mountain
Mountain
Fire Tower was the last to be taken out of service in 1990. All but five of the towers were dismantled. The five remaining towers have been renovated and opened to the public as observation posts with panoramic views. The remaining towers are:

Balsam Lake Mountain
Mountain
Fire Observation Station near Hardenburgh, elevation 3,723 ft (1,135 m) Hunter Mountain
Mountain
Fire Tower near Hunter, elevation 4,042 ft (1,232 m) Overlook Mountain
Mountain
Tower near Woodstock, elevation 3,140 ft (960 m) Red Hill Fire Tower near Denning, elevation 2,990 ft (910 m) Tremper Mountain
Mountain
Fire Tower near Shandaken, elevation 2,740 ft (840 m)

Notable landmarks[edit] The Catskill Mountain
Mountain
House, built in 1824, was a hotel near Palenville, New York, in the Catskill Mountains
Catskill Mountains
overlooking the Hudson River Valley. In its prime at the turn of the century, visitors included United States Presidents
United States Presidents
Ulysses S. Grant, Chester A. Arthur and Theodore Roosevelt. Shortly after it was completed, the Mountain
Mountain
House became a regular subject for Washington Irving
Washington Irving
and artists from the new Hudson River School, most notably artists Thomas Cole
Thomas Cole
and William Henry Bartlett. Transportation[edit] From 1872, the Catskills were served by the Catskill Mountain
Mountain
Branch of the Ulster and Delaware Railroad
Ulster and Delaware Railroad
which was absorbed into the New York Central railroad in 1932. Passenger rail service continued until 1954. Part of the line still exists but now serves only freight. The Delaware and Ulster Railroad is a heritage railroad, based in Arkville, New York, that still runs a scenic part of the track from Highmount to Hubbell Corners, New York, for tourist use. The Catskill Mountain
Mountain
Railroad is also a heritage railroad in the Catskills, operating from Kingston up to Highmount.

A map of the railroads in the Catskill Mountains. Despite what the map says, nearly the entirety of this map is of the Catskills. East of the Hudson River
Hudson River
are The Berkshires
The Berkshires
and the Taconic Mountains, and to the far north (central and northern Albany County, and far northern Schoharie County) are the Appalachians.

The Catskills are accessible by automobile from the east along Interstate 87/New York State Thruway, which runs north–south through the Hudson Valley. To the south and southwest, the Catskills are accessible by a variety of highways, including New York State Route 55, U.S. Route 44, U.S. Route 209, and New York State Route 17. Access to the western Catskills is provided by New York State Route 30; and the vaguely defined far-western edge of the region is variously considered to be New York State Route 10
New York State Route 10
or Interstate 88, though this boundary remains a matter of local preference. New York State Routes 28 and 23A cut east–west through the heart of the Catskills, serving many of the most popular outdoor tourist destinations. New York State Route 23 runs east–west across the Catskills' northern section. The closest major airports to the Catskill region are Albany International Airport to the north and Stewart International Airport in Newburgh to the south. Smaller airports in the region include:

Columbia County Airport in Hudson Dutchess County Airport
Dutchess County Airport
in Poughkeepsie Joseph Y. Resnick Airport in Ellenville Kingston-Ulster Airport Kobelt Airport
Kobelt Airport
in Wallkill Randall Airport
Randall Airport
in Middletown Sullivan County International Airport
Sullivan County International Airport
in Monticello Wurtsboro-Sullivan County Airport

In popular culture[edit] More than 3 dozen films have their setting in the Catskills. The Hudson Valley
Hudson Valley
Film Commission maintains a list of films set in the Hudson Valley
Hudson Valley
/ Catskills Region.[10] The town of Bethel, New York, located in the Catskills was home to the famous Woodstock
Woodstock
Music festival in 1969. The music festival took place from August 15-18, 1969. Thirty-two music acts performed in front of over 500,000 concert-goers. The event was captured in the documentary movie Woodstock
Woodstock
(1970). The site is now home to the world-renowned Bethel Woods Center for the Arts. The many hotels and vacation resorts located in the Catskills are notable in American cultural history for their role in the development of modern stand-up comedy. Comedians such as Rodney Dangerfield, Jackie Mason, and Don Rickles
Don Rickles
all got their start performing in Catskill hotel venues colloquially referred to as the Borscht Belt.[11]

Catskills

View from The Mountain
Mountain
House (1836), painting by William Henry Bartlett.

October in the Catskills, 1880 painting by Sanford Robinson Gifford.

Painting by Asher Brown Durand
Asher Brown Durand
depicting the Catskills using the "sublime landscape" approach.[12] The Walters Art Museum.

Woodstock
Woodstock
Redmond Stage, Woodstock
Woodstock
Music Festival 1969.

See also[edit]

Helderberg Escarpment Hudson River
Hudson River
School

References[edit]

^ "REGIONAL TOPOGRAPHY". Catskills GIS Atlas. Catskill Center. Archived from the original on 2009-10-29. Retrieved 2009-10-12.  ^ "Physiographic divisions of the conterminous U. S." U.S. Geological Survey. Retrieved 2007-12-06.  ^ Kudish, Michael (2000). The Catskill Forest: A History. Fleischmanns, NY: Purple Mountain
Mountain
Press. p. 47. ISBN 1-930098-02-2.  ^ "The Elusive Mountain
Mountain
Lion – E-Files – Our History". Sierra Club. Archived from the original on 2007-08-07. Retrieved 2007-09-17.  ^ "Whitewater Rivers in and near the Catskill Mountains, New York". Retrieved May 10, 2013.  ^ "Roscoe New York Chamber of Commerce". Retrieved 2017-10-18.  ^ "Tour of the Catskills". Anthem Sports. Retrieved Dec 18, 2013.  ^ "Windham Mountain
Mountain
Bike World Cup Festival". Retrieved 2013-12-18.  ^ "Catskill Interpretive Center". Retrieved 2017-10-18.  ^ " Woodstock
Woodstock
Film Commission". Hudsonvalleyfilmcommission.org. Retrieved March 26, 2014.  ^ "Comedians who became stars learned their craft in Catskill Mountain hotels". tribunedigital-sunsentinel. Retrieved 2016-01-14.  ^ "The Catskills". The Walters Art Museum. 

Further reading[edit]

Heilprin, Angelo (1907). "The Catskill Mountains". Bulletin of the American Geographical Society. 39 (4): 193–201. doi:10.2307/198709. ISSN 0190-5929. JSTOR 198709.  McIntosh, Robert P. (1962). "The forest cover of the Catskill Mountain region, New York, as indicated by land survey records". American Midland Naturalist. 68 (2): 409–23. doi:10.2307/2422746. ISSN 0003-0031. JSTOR 2422746.  McIntosh, Robert P. (1972). "Forests of the Catskill Mountains, New York". Ecological Monographs. 42 (2): 143–61. doi:10.2307/1942261. JSTOR 1942261.  McIntosh, R. P.; R. T. Hurley (1964). "The spruce-fir forests of the Catskill Mountains". Ecology. 45 (2): 314–26. doi:10.2307/1933844. ISSN 0012-9658. JSTOR 1933844.  Rich, John Lyon (1906). "Local glaciation in the Catskill Mountains". The Journal of Geology. 14 (2): 113–21. doi:10.1086/621285. ISSN 0022-1376.  Shepard, Paul (1957). "Paintings of the New England landscape: a scientist looks at their geomorphology". College Art Journal. 17 (1): 30–43. doi:10.2307/773655. ISSN 1543-6322. JSTOR 773655.  Weathers, K. C.; G. M. Lovett; G. E. Likens; R. Lathrop (2000). "The effect of landscape features on deposition to Hunter Mountain, Catskill Mountains, New York". Ecological Applications. 10 (2): 528–40. doi:10.1890/1051-0761(2000)010[0528:TEOLFO]2.0.CO;2. ISSN 1051-0761. 

External links[edit]

Wikimedia Commons has media related to Catskill Mountains.

Wikivoyage has a travel guide for Catskills.

Wikisource
Wikisource
has the text of the 1921 Collier's Encyclopedia
Collier's Encyclopedia
article Catskill Mountains.

 "Catskill Mountains". Encyclopædia Britannica. 5 (11th ed.). 1911.  Hiking Guide to Catskill High Peaks
Catskill High Peaks
Catskill 3500 Club History of Catskill Mountains
Catskill Mountains
Sleepaway Camps Website for the Catskill Mountain
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Club hiking The Catskill Archive – History of the Catskill Mountains The Catskill Mountain
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Bayonne Bergenfield Bethlehem Branford Cheshire Clifton Danbury East Haven East Orange Easton Englewood Ewing Township Fairfield Fair Lawn Fort Lee Freehold Township Garfield Greenwich Hackensack Hamden Hamilton Township, Mercer County Hoboken Howell Kearny Long Beach Long Branch Lower Macungie Township Mahwah Manalapan Marlboro Meriden Middletown, NJ Middletown, NY Milford Mount Vernon Naugatuck New Brunswick New Milford New Rochelle Newburgh Newtown Norwalk Old Bridge Paramus Passaic Perth Amboy Plainfield Poughkeepsie Rahway Shelton Stratford Teaneck Torrington Trenton Trumbull Union City Wallingford West Haven Westfield Westport White Plains Whitehall Township, PA

Cities and towns over 10,000

Ansonia Asbury Park Beacon Bethel Bethlehem Township, PA Brookfield Coolbaugh Township Darien Derby Dover Dumont East Stroudsburg Edgewater Elmwood Park Emmaus, PA Fairview Franklin Lakes Freehold Borough Glen Rock Guildford Guttenberg Harrison, NJ Harrison, NY Hasbrouck Heights Hazlet Hillsdale Holmdel Kingston Linden Little Ferry Lodi Lyndhurst Madison Monroe Morristown New Canaan New Fairfield New Milford North Arlington North Branford North Haven Northampton, PA Oakland Orange Palisades Park Phillipsburg Plymouth Peekskill Ramsey Red Bank Ridgefield, CT Ridgefield, NJ Ridgefield Park Ridgewood Rutherford Rye Saddle Brook Scarsdale Secaucus Seymour Somerville Southbury Stroud Township Summit Tenafly Upper Macungie Township Wallington Watertown West Milford West New York Weston Westwood Wilton Winchester Wolcott Wyckoff

Regions

Catskills Central Jersey Greater Danbury Greater New Haven Greater Waterbury Housatonic Valley Hudson Valley Lehigh Valley Litchfield Hills Long Island North Jersey Poconos Skylands Region Southwestern Connecticut

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Hudson River
Hudson River
watershed

Tributaries

Batten Kill Black Meadow Creek Bowery Creek Breakneck Brook Canajoharie Creek Caroga Creek Casperkill Catskill Creek Cayadutta Creek Cedar River Claverack Creek Clove Brook Cobleskill Creek Coeymans Creek Coxsackie Creek Cross River Croton River East Branch Croton River East Branch Sacandaga River East Canada Creek Eightmile Creek Esopus Creek Fall Kill Fishkill Creek Fonteyn Kill Fulmer Creek Hannacrois Creek Honnedaga Brook Hoosic River Jackson Creek Jan De Bakkers Kill Kaaterskill Creek Kayaderosseras Kinderhook Creek Kisco River Lake Creek Little Shawangunk Kill Maritje Kill Miami River Mill Creek Mohawk River Moodna Creek Moordener Kill Moyer Creek Muddy Kill Neepaulakating Creek Normans Kill Nowadaga Creek Onesquethaw Creek Oriskany Creek Otsquago Creek Otter Kill Papakating Creek Peekskill Hollow Creek Pocantico River Pochuck Creek Poesten Kill Potic Creek Quassaick Creek Roeliff Jansen Kill Rondout Creek Sacandaga River Sauquoit Creek Saw Kill Saw Mill River Sawyer Kill Schoharie Creek Schroon River Shawangunk Kill Sparkill Creek Sprout Creek Steele Creek Stockport Creek Stony Clove Creek Taghkanic Creek Tenmile Creek Tin Brook Titicus River Verkeerder Kill Vloman Kill Wallkill River Walloomsac River Wappinger Creek Wawayanda Creek West Branch Papakating Creek West Branch Sacandaga River West Canada Creek West Kill Wynants Kill

Lakes

Alcove Reservoir Ashokan Reservoir Basic Creek Reservoir Beacon Reservoir Bog Brook Reservoir Cedar Lake Chadwick Lake Chub Lake Cross River Reservoir Croton Falls Reservoir Dyken Pond East Branch Reservoir East Caroga Lake Fall Lake Franklinton Vlaie Garnet Lake Glenmere Lake Great Sacandaga Lake Great Vlaie Henderson Lake Honnedaga Lake Indian Lake Lizard Pond Lake Maratanza Muscoot Reservoir Lake Neepaulin New Croton Reservoir Notch Lake Piseco Lake Lake Pleasant Queechy Lake Rondout Reservoir Sacandaga Lake Saratoga Lake Sturgeon Pool Surprise Lake Sylvan Lake Lake Tear of the Clouds Thompson Pond Titicus Reservoir Trout Lake West Caroga Lake Whaley Lake Winnisook Lake

Towns

Albany Alpine Amsterdam Bayonne Beacon Bedford Beekman Bennington Bethlehem Blooming Grove Carmel Catskill Cliffside Park Clifton Park Cohoes Colonie Cortlandt East Fishkill East Greenbush Edgewater Englewood Cliffs Fishkill Fort Lee Glenville Gloversville Greenburgh Guilderland Halfmoon Herkimer Hoboken Hyde Park Jersey City Kingston Kirkland LaGrange Lloyd Malta Middletown Milton Monroe Montgomery Moreau Mount Pleasant New Castle New Hartford New Paltz New Windsor New York City Newburgh Niskayuna North Adams North Bergen Ossining Peekskill Plattekill Poughkeepsie Queensbury Rome Rotterdam Saugerties Schenectady Shawangunk Somers Southeast Sparta Tenafly Troy Utica Vernon Wallkill Wappinger Warwick Weehawken West New York Whitestown Wilton Yonkers Yorktown

Landmarks

Adirondack Mountains Adirondack Park Ashokan Bridge Blenheim Bridge Buskirk Bridge Catskill Mountains Champlain Canal Cohoes Falls Copeland Bridge Delaware and Hudson Canal Eagleville Bridge East River Erie Canal George Washington Bridge Harlem River Helderberg Escarpment Hudson Highlands
Hudson Highlands
State Park Kaaterskill Clove Kaaterskill Falls Kill Van Kull Kingston–Rhinecliff Bridge Mid-Hudson Bridge Newburgh–Beacon Bridge New Tappan Zee Bridge The Palisades Perrine's Bridge Plotter Kill Preserve Pollepel Island Popolopen Rexleigh Bridge Rip Van Winkle Bridge Salisbury Center Bridge Schoharie Bridge Shushan Bridge Sleepy Hollow Statue of Liberty Taconic Mountains Tappan Zee Bridge Verkeerder Kill
Verkeerder Kill
Falls Verrazano-Narrows Bridge Walkway over the Hudson Wallkill River
Wallkill River
National Wildlife Refuge West Canada Lake Wilderness Area West Point

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Mountains of New York

Adirondack Mountains

Dix Range

Dix Mountain Grace Peak Hough Peak Macomb Mountain South Dix

Great Range

Armstrong Mountain Basin Mountain Gothics Lower Wolfjaw Mountain Saddleback Mountain Sawteeth Upper Wolfjaw Mountain

MacIntyre Mountains

Algonquin Peak Iroquois Peak Mount Marshall Wright Peak

Marcy Group

Allen Mountain Cliff Mountain Gray Peak Mount Colden Mount Haystack Mount Marcy Mount Redfield Mount Skylight

Others

Ampersand Mountain Azure Mountain Bald Mountain Big Slide Mountain Black Mountain Blake Peak Blue Mountain Cascade Mountain Couchsachraga Peak Dial Mountain Donaldson Mountain Esther Mountain Giant Mountain Gore Mountain Hadley Mountain Hurricane Mountain Jay Mountain Lyon Mountain MacNaughton Mountain McKenzie Mountain Mount Adams Mount Arab Mount Colvin Mount Emmons Mount Jo Mount McGregor Mount Van Hoevenberg Nippletop Noonmark Mountain Nye Mountain Owls Head Mountain Panther Peak Phelps Mountain Pitchoff Mountain Poke-O-Moonshine Mountain Porter Mountain Rocky Peak Ridge Santanoni Peak Seward Mountain Seymour Mountain Silver Lake Mountain Snowy Mountain Spruce Mountain Street Mountain Table Top Mountain Titus Mountain Whiteface Mountain

Catskill Mountains

Blackhead Mountains

Black Dome Blackhead Thomas Cole
Thomas Cole
Mountain

Burroughs Range

Wittenberg Mountain Cornell Mountain Slide Mountain

Devil's Path

Hunter Mountain Indian Head Mountain Plateau Mountain Southwest Hunter Mountain Sugarloaf Mountain
Mountain
(Greene County) Twin Mountain West Kill
West Kill
Mountain

Others

Ashokan High Point Balsam Cap Balsam Lake Mountain Balsam Mountain Bearpen Mountain Big Indian Mountain Doubletop Mountain Eagle Mountain Evergreen Mountain Fir Mountain Friday Mountain Graham Mountain Halcott Mountain Kaaterskill High Peak Lone Mountain Mount Jefferson Mount Sherrill Mount Tremper North Dome North Mountain Old Clump Mountain Overlook Mountain Panther Mountain Peekamoose Mountain Plattekill Mountain Rocky Mountain Rusk Mountain Table Mountain Vly Mountain Windham High Peak

Hudson Highlands

Anthony's Nose Beacon Mountain Bear Mountain Breakneck Ridge Buckberg Bull Hill Crow's Nest Dunderberg Mountain Hook Mountain Popolopen South Mountain Storm King Mountain Sugarloaf Mountain
Mountain
(Dutchess County) Sugarloaf Hill Tallman Mountain

Taconic Mountains

Alander Mountain Berlin Mountain Brace Mountain Misery Mountain Mount Raimer Rounds Mountain White Rock

Others

Algerine Hill Angel Hill Badeau Hill Baker Hill Bellvale Mountain Bitch Mountain Briar Hill (Burlington) Briar Hill (East Springfield) Bunn Hill Burke Hill Burying Ground Hill Calder Hill Cape Wykoff Clove Mountain Cornish Hill Crumhorn Mountain Darling Hill Dog Hill Dutch Hill East Hill Eggleston Hill Elliot Hill Filer Hill Fitch Hill Fox Hill (Hamilton County) Fox Hill (Oneida County) Franklin Mountain Gifford Hill Gill Hill Gross Hill Harris Hill Hawk Hill Hemlock Hill Honey Hill Hooker Mountain Hutchinson Hill Joppenbergh Mountain Kilkenny Hill King Hill Klock Hill Lane Hill Marlboro Mountains Metcalf Hill Morrow Mountain Mount Defiance Mount Markham Mount Moses Mount Peter Mount Rafinesque Mount Tom Mount Wellington Mount Zion Murphy Hill Noahs Rump Otsego County High Point Panther Mountain Pigeon Hill Pine Cobble Pine Hill Pine Mountain Pray Hill Ramapo Mountains Red House Hill Red Ridge Hill Rice Hill Richfield Hill Round Top (Burlington) Round Top (East Winfield) Rum Hill Saint Regis Mountain Schunemunk Mountain Shacktown Mountain Shankley Mountain Shawangunk Ridge Sisson Hill South Hill Stone Quarry Hill Strain Mountain Todt Hill Tunnicliff Hill Wallface Mountain Weaver Hill Welch Hill Whalen Hill Windham Mountain Winnie Hill Wooley Hill

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