The Catskill Mountains have some of the best hiking in the country and a variety of different trails for any skill level of hiker. There are an abundance of trails a short drive from The White Dove Rockotel so if you are looking for an intense full day of hiking up steep mountain trails or a leisurely stroll in beautiful nature you can be sure to have a cozy suite to rest in after your hike. To find out which trail best suits your trip check out Catskill Mountaineer which is a website that lists information about all the different trails in the Catskills and also educates about the area. Heading out from The White Dove Rockotel using Catskill Mountaineer as your DIY guide you can find a memorable trail and be sure you are prepared for what lies ahead during your hike.
If a guided hike is something you are looking for Dave Holden at Woodstock Trails is a licensed hiking guide and specializes in off trail hiking. Dave can take you to places only the locals know about and show you the hidden gems of the Catskill Mountains. Mention you are a guest at the White Dove and get a 5% discount of your tour.
Hiking in the Catskill Mountains does not mean you have to rough it, by following the many well groomed trails or hiring an experienced guide you can hike the Catskills with ease. And after a day of exploring come back to your home base at The White Dove Rockotel, soak in one of our tubs, relax with a movie on Netflix, or feast at on of the restaurants walking distance from the hotel turns a day hike into a luxury hiking vacation.