Local Guidebooks

If you're coming to the area and want to get the beta on where and what to climb, check out the following options:


A Rock Climber's Guide to the Peter's Kill Climbing Area

The long awaited guide to rock climbing at the Peter's Kill Climbing Area in Minnewaska State Park Preserve. In addition to new route descriptions at the existing areas, it also includes information for two new areas: The Far East and the most recently opened Dickie Barre. By Marty Molitoris & Mike Rawdon.

  • Color Aerial Photos
  • Five Different Areas
  • 233 Routes
  • 112 Pages
  • ISBN 978-0-9747067-5-7
  • retail price $26.95

An Ice Climber's Guide to the Catskill Mountains, 3rd edition

The exclusive and detailed guide to ice climbing in the Catskill Mountains of New York. The third edtion now includes color aerial photos, National Geographic Topo Maps, new routes and new locations! By Marty Molitoris.

  • Aerial Photos in both color and black & white
  • Color National Geographic Topographical Maps
  • Over 200 Newly Added Routes
  • 8 New Areas
  • ISBN 978-0-9747067-3-3
  • Retail: $29.95

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