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Address: Palenville, NY

Once the site of a great resort, the view from here is majestic.

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A lovely historic hike

A lovely hike from North Lake in Greene County is the site of the Catskill Mountain House. It was an enormous hotel--one of the great Mountain Houses of the Catskills. Read up on... read more

Reviewed 26 November 2016
Hillsdale, New York
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Hillsdale, New York
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Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

A lovely hike from North Lake in Greene County is the site of the Catskill Mountain House. It was an enormous hotel--one of the great Mountain Houses of the Catskills. Read up on the history of the place before you go. It was destroyed by fire in the 1960s, but had been abandoned long before. The view from there is... More 

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Jamshedpur, India
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53 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 September 2015

This place is very quiet nestled in the woods. the owners personally check you in. The rooms are huge and excellent views. they have an onsite restaurant and a pub. few activities for kids too. all in all excellent

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york, pennsylvania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 September 2015

We were hiking in The area and had made reservations on line months in advance. They seemed unable to find our reservation but it being mid week they had no problem giving us rooms. They were clean and fine. Warm so we needed to use air conditioner which,while noisy was not nearly as loud as many. Shower functioned well and... More 

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Freeport, New York
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2012

Liked everything about this resort. Already making plans to go back. Excellent rooms, excellent food, excellent staff and the other guests were so friendly, wishing my wife and I a happy wedding anniversary. Live music while having dinner was great. So great that we stayed for refreshments after we had finished our meal. Also had breakfast there everyday. Why go... More 

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Albany, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 May 2012

Not really in Palenville....but anyways, lovely view, nice flat area for picnics, and lots of trails.

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