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Hiking Resources

Catskill Peak Experiences: 101 True Tales of High Adventure in the High Peaks - Includes a history of the Catskill 3500 Club. More

Catskill Hiking Guides

Several good hiking guides are available for the Catskill trails and High Peaks:

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Catskill Trails 4th Edition
Published by: Adirondack Mountain Club
Editors: Carol and David White

Catskill Trails is coordinated with the New York-New Jersey Trail Conference set of six Catskill Forest Preserve maps, and can be purchased packaged with or without the Catskill Park National Geographic Trails Illustrated Map 755.

- Comprehensive guide to all high peaks and all trails in the Catskill Forest Preserve.

catskill day hikes book Catskill Day Hikes for All Seasons**
Published by: Adirondack Mountain Club
Authors: Carol and David White

** Contains information on 15 of the high peaks 

Catskill Trails - A Ranger's Guide to the High Peaks (two book series)
Published by Black Dome Press
Author: Edward G Henry 

Catskill Mountain Guide**
Published by: Appalachian Mountain Club
Author: Peter Kick

** this guide provides no information on the trail-less peaks. Includes 22 trailed high peaks.

The Catskill 67 - A Hiker's Guide to the Catskill 100 Highest Peaks Under 3500' - by Alan Via (club member) - Available from ADK

Hiking The Catskills (OUT OF PRINT - Find at local library)
Published by: The New York - New Jersey Trail Conference
Authors: McAllister & Ochman

The Long Path Guide
Published by NY-NJ Trail Conference
Editor: Herb Chong. (Out of print but available in electronic form on the Trail Conference's website).

Catskill Maps

Find a Hike - NYNJTC

Catskill Trails (6 map set)
Published by: NY-NJ Trail Conference

NY Catskill Map
Published by: Appalachian Mountain Club

2007 Catskill Region - Outdoor Edition
Published by: Venture Out Maps

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