Use the Saugerties KOA as you home base to explore the many area attractions of the Catskills. Tour the area then return to the campground for a quiet campfire and a restful nights sleep.
Numerous hiking trails all around Catskill Park. The trails all vary in difficulty and attractions. There are hikes to waterfalls, fire towers, hotel ruins and mountain top lakes. Most popular hikes near the campground are: Katterskill Falls, Overlook Mountain and Huckleberry Point.
The village of Saugerties now boasts some of the best (and still reasonably priced) antiquing in the Hudson Valley. Among the antique shops there are unique shops featuring food, baked goods, ice cream and homemade chocolate.
This is the Guinness World Book of Records largest kaleidoscope. Climb inside and pass through Alice's looking glass. Swirling patterns, fantastic colors, inside and over your head. At Catskill Corners, Route 28, Mt. Tremper.
Located about 30 miles from the KOA the Dutchess County Fairgrounds is the host of many events over the summer season.
MAY-- Rhinebeck Car Show and Swap Meet--Rhinebeck Antiques Fair
JUNE-- Antique Motorcycle and Machinery Show--Country Living Fair--Crafts at Rhinebeck
August -- Dutchess County Fair
September-- Hudson Valley Wine and Food Festival--Crafts at Rhinebeck--Fall Festival
October-- Rhinebeck Antiques Fair---NYS Sheep and Wool Festival
For information and dates please visit: dutchessfair.com
The Motorcyclepedia Museum is a motorcycle enthusiast's paradise, where you will find:
85,000 square feet of museum space
Just under 400 mootorcycles
Bikes from 1897- present
Military, Police and Harley Davidson galleries
Rare vintage bikes such as a circa 1897 DeDion
The Wall of Death
Much, much, more
Fri, Sat and Sunday
The Garlic Festival takes place late September or early October at Saugerties Cantine Field which is just 3 miles from the KOA campground.
Music, Food , Crafts and much much more
Please check the web-site for specific dates and more information.
Hunter Mountain Ski area will host two very popular summer concerts. The first weekend of June is the weekend for Mountain Jam concert. The second weekend of June is for the Taste of Country Concerts. The concert site is about a short 15 minute drive from the Saugerties KOA.