Powder v. Pavement

By AlpineZone News |
Oct 14 2004 - 11:13 AM

HUNTER, NY ??” Hunter Mountain and the surrounding region offer plenty of mountain alternatives to suit skiers and non-skiers alike.

If downhill action isn’t for every member of the family, take advantage of the many mountain substitutes offered at Hunter. On property, choose from snow tubing, snowshoeing, dining at any of Hunter’s specialty eateries, or shopping in our newly expanded retail areas.

For an off-mountain experience, drop the snow-sliders at the base of Hunter, and drive no more than thirty minutes for a whole host of options throughout the Catskills. Tour the region and take advantage of beautiful mountain views, or choose to explore them up close by hiking or cross-country skiing on an extensive network of trails.

Explore the surrounding towns of Hunter, Tannersville, Saugerties, Kingston and Woodstock and discover unique antiquing and shopping. Browse the region’s galleries and discover one of a kind fine arts and crafts. Relish fresh local produce, or sample a wide variety of fine cuisine at a plethora of dining establishments throughout the area.

History enthusiasts can absorb the rich past of the Catskill region by visiting a number of historically significant sights and monuments. Fort Delaware, the Saugerties Lighthouse and the covered bridges of Delaware County are only a sampling of historic sites worth visiting. For more information on mountain alternatives at Hunter and more, visit www.HunterMtn.com or dial 800-HunterMtn.