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Pizza night. Hay Rides. Fun and frivolity in the Catskill Mountains.

I’d never been on a hay ride until last Saturday night. I’m a little embarrassed to admit it, but here is my confession for all to hear. I’m 57 and I’ve never been on a hay ride. But if I … Continue reading

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I’m Not Dyslexic… it really is MarGREATville!!

Is the only thing you remember about Margaretville Hurricane Sandy and all the youtube videos about the flooding?  Many of us remember that media flurry. Even the governor was there.  But did anyone post anywhere that the town was up … Continue reading

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Belleayre Mountain opens for skiing tomorrow!!!

It’s official the winter ski season is now underway. Thanks to our snowmakers and the fantastic job they have done so far this season, providing us with as much coverage as possible despite Mother Nature’s insistence on keeping the temps … Continue reading

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The Holidays Start in The Catskills!

Join us tomorrow, Saturday, for the Margaretville Holiday Parade. 11:00. starts at the high school and continues to the pavilion. Santa will be traveling a fire truck to his photo-op spot! Lots of Main Street events, sales, crafts, singing, tree … Continue reading

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Amazing Autumn Catskills Colors Still Out There

This fall has been a great year for color and it’s lasting longer than it has in the past few years! Continue reading

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The mountain views in the Catskills keep getting better!

I had to take a break from throwing the stick to soak in this amazing view and take a picture of it. Continue reading

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Pizza and Gelato. Fresh from, and right on, the farm.

Pizza and Gelato Saturdays!
Fresh from, and right on, the farm!
Finish up with a sunset hay ride! Continue reading

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Luna Moths rule in the Catskills!

I went to one of our Vacation Rental properties, Acron Ridge, late one afternoon and saw these two Luna Moths hanging out below the light. Continue reading

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Pizza and Gelato at Lazy Crazy Acres. A MUST DO country event!

We just had the most wonderful evening at Lazy Crazy Acres. This was such an amazing thing – the kind of thing that makes you think it could only happen in the country. What we came to realize is that it is a must thing to do! Continue reading

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Eagles are a common sighting in the Catskills!

I spotted this Bald Eagle chilling out in a tree near the Pepacton Reservoir where it probably fishes with some regularity.  I was on my way to One Happy Cabin and just had to stop and stare. He didn’t seem … Continue reading

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