A picture-perfect setting for a wedding, a family reunion, or time with friends, the Windham
area in New York State
is the heart of the Catskills
, and is known as the Land in the Sky
. Located between Cairo and Grand Gorge in the southern region of the state, the all-season lifts of Windham Mountain
beckon you to ride to the top of the mountain and take in the beauty of the alpine scenery. You have arrived at Adventure Park
, with its zip line course
, and Skate Park
. Jump into New York’s first Big Air Bag
. For an adrenaline rush, participate in the heart-pumping Warrior Dash
– an extreme 3.2 mile obstacle course, with 13 obstacles including high-wall climbs, fire jumps, pond swimming and mud crawling. Skiing on the mountain is supported by its snowmaking infrastructure. Owner Direct Vacation Rentals
offers lodging accommodation for you and your family within a home-like setting. There are townhome rentals, cabins, country cottages, a ski chalet rental, or a vacation rental large enough to welcome your family for your next holiday.
The three-day Tour of the Catskills
is a premier cycling
event, beginning with individual time trails, followed by two epic road stages in Greene and Ulster Counties. Saddle up at a local ranch for a scenic trail ride. Take English or Western riding lessons. Gather the clan and enjoy a horse-drawn hayride
. Choosing a vacation home for your accommodation is a welcomed change from a hotel stay. Here you can prepare meals, should you wish to dine in, and invite friends over to visit within a comfortable and inviting setting. Vacation rentals are your home-away-from home. The Catskills has inspired artists and hikers alike.
Visit the highest waterfall
in New York State. Explore the trails. Grab your camera. Green County, with its tidal marshes and towering mountain peaks is home to 270 species of birds
, either permanently living here or as they pass through on their migratory routes.
You can enjoy skiing on nearby Hunter Mountain
. The zip-line is also available during the winter season. Music lovers will want to head to Hunter Mountain for its many festivals with live music
, dancing, activities for the kids, two of which are the German Alps Festival and Oktoberfest. Don’t miss the motorcycle rally!
Learn to fly-fish
with lessons offered by the Orvis-Certified Fly Fishing School. Owner Direct Vacation Rentals
offers accommodations in a cabin, or a restored historical home for rent. For your vacation rentals, stay in a log cabin. As accommodation for your family, choose a holiday home rental.
After a day of fishing, site-seeing or hearing a musical festival, return to your vacation rental and be at home.
The website of Owner Direct Vacation Rentals
shows you photos of vacation home rentals world-wide, with photos and details of: condo rentals in resorts or a condo rental in town, chalet rentals, gracious stone manors in Europe, tropical beach-side cottages surrounded with exotic plants, cottages for summertime accommodations, wintertime chalet rentals, elegant historic homes, villas, and more.