LEEDS, N.Y., Nov. 21, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Just two hours north of New York City and three hours west of Boston, Greene County's legendary ski resorts welcome skiers and riders of all abilities for winter adventure that lasts all season long. Ski and snowboard Hunter Mountain, boasting "New York's Largest Snow Tubing Park," or head to Windham Mountain's expansive terrain and enjoy the "Northeast's Premier Alpine Lifestyle."
Catskill ski & stay packages offer early bird, midweek savings and deals at cozy cottages, luxurious B &Bs and family-friendly resorts. Enjoy a quick getaway to the Catskills and 'Awaken to Adventure' on and off the slopes.
Greene County Ski & Ride Deals
Hunter Mountain boasts 58 trails spread across 240 acres of skiable terrain. The resort's dedication to snowmaking and grooming leads to top-notch conditions all season long. For skiers and riders who expect to ski the Catskills throughout the winter, but don't need a season's pass, the Big Lift Card is an excellent option. Purchase online at www.HunterMtn.com by November 30 to receive up to three free unrestricted lift tickets, 50% off midweek lift tickets, 25% off weekends and 15% off holidays, along with many other cardholder benefits.
Windham Mountain is renowned for its family-friendly terrain and challenging vertical, with 52 trails spanning 278 skiable acres. Save at Windham with the Gravity Card, a direct-to-lift card that allows guests to skip the ticket window and head straight to the lift. Cardholder benefits include $25 off midweek lift tickets and $15 off weekend tickets, and more. Purchase the Gravity Card anytime for $99.
Early Bird Great Northern Catskills Ski & Stay Packages
The Carefree Ski Package at Catskill Mountain Lodge in Palenville includes overnight accommodations, breakfast and dinner vouchers, lift tickets and shuttle service to and from Hunter Mountain. Midweek package starts at $125 per person, per night and is based on double occupancy. Available December 9, 2013 through March 1, 2014.
Midweek Ski & Stay Package at the Winwood Inn & Condominiums in Windham includes overnight accommodations and lift ticket to Windham Mountain, complimentary breakfast and free shuttle to and from the mountain. Rates start at $79.50 per person, per night and is based on double occupancy. Offer based upon availability.
For more ski and stay packages, and exciting attractions and recreation opportunities in the Catskills this winter, visit www.greatnortherncatskills.com.
About Greene County:
Greene County is located in the Great Northern Catskill Mountains and the verdant Hudson River Valley. The region is home to five of the 10 highest Catskill Peaks and the Catskill State Park and is known as the nation's first wilderness. Greene County is renowned as the home of Thomas Cole's Hudson River School and the inspiration for Washington Irving's literary legend, Rip Van Winkle, and was named in honor of American Revolutionary War General Nathanael Greene. This 705,500-acre wilderness offers abundant year-round outdoor recreation and unique cultural events. Learn more at www.GreatNorthernCatskills.com.
CONTACT: Rebecca Steffan (518) 523-9258Source: Great Northern Catskills ofGreene County