The Catskills of New York 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 small hamlet which, along with Accord, makes up the Town of Rochester in , part of the region in New York State.

is in New York's . Geographically, isn't quite part of the two regions it's usually grouped in.

is a village within the town of Wawarsing, in , part of the region in New York State.


is in New York's region. is located in the humid continental climate zone and has cold, snowy winters, and hot, wet summers; the county experiences four distinct seasons.

is in New York's region. The mountains may be higher in the counties to the east, but the Catskills are everywhere in .

is in New York's region. Ground transportation within is provided primarily by New Jersey Transit, Short Line bus company, and Metro-North Railroad's Port Jervis Line.

is a county of New York's region.


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