Map: Poets Ledge and Buttermilk, Wildcat, Veola, Falls

Map: Poets Ledge and Buttermilk, Wildcat, Veola, Falls

The 7,620-acre Kaaterskill Wild Forest, located in the Catskill Forest Preserve is a popular destination for outdoor recreation, due to the abundance of hiking and other recreational trails available, as well as the iconic Kaaterskill Falls. The terrain within Kaaterskill Wild Forest varies significantly in topography with sprawling mountains, dramatic cliffs, scenic waterfalls, and deep valleys. The area is occupied by deciduous and boreal forest species as well as an abundance of other plants and wildlife. http://www.dec.ny.gov/lands/50755.html