The Catskills of are a "dissected plateau", a highland worn into mountains and valleys by erosion. Largely rural and wild, the Catskills are a popular vacation destination for New Yorkers, but they also have much to offer the traveler from out of state.
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is a county located in the U.S. state of . Photo: Daniel Case, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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Latitude of center
42.2504° or 42° 15' 1.3" north
Longitude of center
-74.2499° or 74° 14' 59.5" west
1,637 feet (499 metres)
Geo­Names ID

Also Known As

  • Arabic: جبال كاتسكيل
  • Basque: Catskill mendiak
  • Catalan: Catskill Mountains
  • Catalan: Muntanyes Catskill
  • Cebuano: Catskill Mountains
  • Chinese: Catskill Soaⁿ
  • Chinese: 卡兹奇山
  • Chinese: 卡茲凱爾斯地區
  • Chinese: 卡茲奇山
  • Croatian: Planine Catskill
  • Czech: Catskill Mountains
  • Danish: Catskill-bjergene
  • Danish: Catskill Mountains
  • Dutch: Catskill Mountains
  • Dutch: Catskillgebergte
  • Dutch: Catskills
  • English: Catskill Mountains
  • English: Catskills Mountains
  • English: the Catskills
  • Esperanto: Katskil-Montaro
  • Estonian: Catskilli mäed
  • Finnish: Catskillvuoret
  • French: Catskill
  • French: Catskill Mountains
  • French: Catskills
  • French: Montagnes Catskill
  • French: Monts Catskill
  • French: montagnes Catskill
  • German: Catskill Mountains
  • German: Catskills
  • Hebrew: הרי קטסקיל
  • Hungarian: Catskills, El Monaco
  • Indonesian: Pegunungan Catskill
  • Italian: Monti Catskill
  • Japanese: キャッツキル山地
  • Korean: 캐츠킬산맥
  • Korean: 캣츠킬 산맥
  • Min Nan Chinese: Catskill Soaⁿ
  • Polish: Catskill (góry)
  • Polish: Catskill
  • Portuguese: Catskill Mountains
  • Portuguese: Catskills
  • Portuguese: Montanhas Catskill
  • Russian: Каатскильские горы
  • Russian: Катскилл
  • Russian: Катскилы
  • Russian: Катскильские горы
  • Serbo-Croatian: Planine Catskill
  • Spanish: Montañas de Catskill
  • Swedish: Catskill Mountains
  • Swedish: Catskillbergen
  • Turkish: Catskill Dağları
  • Ukrainian: Катскілл
  • Yiddish: קעטסקיל בערג
  • Yiddish: קעטסקילס
  • Blue Hills
  • Great Blue Hills
  • Kaats Kill Mountains
  • Kaatsbergs
  • Katsberg
  • Katskills
  • Kattskills
  • On-ti-o-ra

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