Looking for the top upstate NY activities and attractions? In addition to the endless hiking, biking and boating at our property and surrounding areas, there are so many more activities in the Catskill Mountains to enjoy. Spend a day rafting, horseback riding, taking a driving tour, or experiencing one of the many other fun things to do nearby.

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Catskills Beverage Trail

Award-winning breweries and wineries

The Sullivan Catskills abound in nearby, award-winning breweries, cideries, distilleries and wineries – many of which have tasting rooms and offer tours and local entertainment.



Local golf courses open seasonally

If you long to hit a small, white ball around a big, green expanse of grass, visit one of the nearby Upstate New York golf courses to tee up for some fun. Several professional courses are open in the spring, summer, and fall.

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Horseback Riding

Take in the views on horseback

Horseback riding in Upstate New York is a wonderful way to take in the beautiful views of the Catskills region. For a memorable ride, visit nearby Bridle Hill Farm.

Rafting on a river

Whitewater Rafting

Make a splash on your adventure

Make a splash with your spring or summer adventure in Upstate New York when you add whitewater rafting in the Catskills to your travel itinerary! Read more information about the nearby rafting outfitters to find the perfect fit for your rip-roaring rapids adventure.

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For the Adventurous Guest

Visitors to the Catskills seeking extra thrills are in luck. From hang gliding to hot air balloons to ziplines to paintball to go karts to pheasant hunting to Segway tours to auto racing, there is something exciting to discover around every corner in our area.

Scenic road

Driving Tours

Whether you’re driving to see nature’s blazing fireworks in the fall or the bright, fresh hues of spring, there’s nothing like a lovely scenic drive in the Catskills. Pass by charming towns, sprawling farms, and look out over the expansive vistas of Upstate New York on your drive near the Inn.

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Special Events in Sullivan County Catskills

Local community events near the Inn

The Inn at Lake Joseph is located in a secluded but vibrant rural area. Our location is near four New York and Pennsylvania counties that host community events or sponsor events in the region, which you can easily reach from the Inn. Click on the link below to access Sullivan County’s tourism calendar and learn more about upcoming events in our corner of the world.

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Enjoy the beauty of the Catskills in the winter.

Winter Activities

Nearby Winter Activities in the Catskills

If the complimentary snowshoeing and cross country skiing on our property isn’t enough fun in the snow, there are more options nearby for winter activities in the Catskills. For a day of downhill skiing, snowboarding or tubing, check out Holiday Mountain, less than 20 minutes away from the inn.

Enjoy the beauty of the Catskills in the winter.

Fall Foliage at the Inn at Lake Joseph