Location and Visiting
Mount Tremper Arts is located within the Catskill Park, minutes from the villages of Phoenicia and Woodstock and a little over two hours from New York City. The Catskill Mountains offer numerous recreational activities, such as hiking the High Peaks, tubing the Esopus Creek, or cycling our scenic mountain passes. More information about local activities can be found at Ulster County Tourism: ulstertourism.info.
Where to Stay
We recommend the following Summer Festival Sponsors—all wonderful places to stay for your Catskill Mountains getaway. Make sure to let them know you heard about them through Mount Tremper Arts!
Catskill Rose Lodging & Dining Lodging rooms are simple spaces mindful of comfort with modern amenities, including a heated pool. Dining menu is spirited and seasonally driven, with harvest from the kitchen garden. One mile from MTA. | catskillrose.com | 845-688-7100 | 5355 route 212, Mount Tremper, NY
Emerson Resort & Spa Dining, shopping, weddings, events, corporate meetings, and an award-winning spa. Only two hours from Manhattan. | emersonresort.com | 877-688-2828 | 5340 State Route 28, Mount Tremper, NY
Four Corners Country Inn Comfortable country lodging located in the Catskill Park with casual yet elegant dining options. Right down the road from MTA. | fourcornerscountryinn.com | 845-688-3054 | 1564 Wittenberg Road, Mount Tremper, NY
The Graham & Co. Inspired by the heritage of the Catskills, a modern take on the classic weekend getaway. A five-minute drive from Mount Tremper Arts and just two blocks off Phoenicia’s Main Street. | thegrahamandco.com | 845-688-7871 | 80 State Route 214, Phoenicia, NY
Kate’s Lazy Meadow A true lazy meadow on the Esopus Creek, with breathtaking mountain views and fabulous, fully-equipped 50s-style lodging. For vintage Airstream glamping in Joshua Tree, CA, check out Kate's Lazy Desert, also on the website. | www.lazymeadow.com | 845-688-7200 | 5191 State Route 28, Mount Tremper, NY
Phoenicia Lodge Casual comfort and great hospitality in a natural setting. Simple, unpretentious rooms, cottages and suites, just a quick walk to the Esopus Creek, or to Main Street Phoenicia. | www.phoenicialodge.com | 845-688-7772 | 5987 State Route 28, Phoenicia, NY
Camping Scenic camping options abound in the Catskills. Uncle Pete’s Campground (unclepetescampground.com) is within walking distance of MTA, and the Kenneth L. Wilson and Woodland Valley state campgrounds are nearby (dec.ny.gov/outdoor/camping).
Where to Eat
Eat locally and help support our amazing business community! In addition to the Four Corners Country Inn and The Catskill Rose (listed above, and located right down the road from MTA), we recommend the following Festival partners:
Blue Mountain Bistro-to-Go Gourmet take-out store and bakery featuring local and imported organic foods, delicious homemade desserts, and four-star, chef-prepared food. | bluemountainbistro.com | 845-340-9800 | 948 State Route 28, Kingston, NY
Oriole 9 Open 7 days a week in the heart of Woodstock, a café serving, fresh, seasonal, simple food with creative flair. | oriole9.com | 845-679-5763 | 17 Tinker Street, Woodstock NY
Peekamoose Restaurant & Tap Room Set among the bucolic Catskill Mountains, the restaurant supports local growers by changing their menu daily to represent the freshest ingredients available. | peekamooserestaurant.com | 845-254-6500 | 8373 State Route 28, Big Indian, NY
Phoenicia Diner Offering fresh food sourced from local farms when available. Menu is carefully crafted to offer traditional diner favorites, sometimes with a modern twist. | phoeniciadiner.com | 845-688-9957 | 5681 State Route 28, Phoenicia, NY
What to Do
Hike the Catskill high peaks, go swimming in a nearby creek, or:
Overlook Mountain Bikes One our favorite locally-owned shops—certain MTA staffers are avid Catskill Park cyclists—Overlook offers new bikes, rentals, and repairs. | overlookmountainbikes.com | 845-679-2122 | 93 Tinker Street, Woodstock, NY
Town Tinker Tube Rental Experience the excitement of whitewater tubing on the Esopus Creek. | towntinker.com | 845-688-5553 |10 Bridge Street, Phoenicia, NY
Where to Shop
MTA buys local! We recommend these locally owned and operated businesses for their high-quality and unique products:
Applestone Meat Company Insanely delicious, Hudson Valley-raised beef, pork, and lamb as well as house-made sausages, cold cuts and jerky. Retail and wholesale, pickup or delivery. | applestonemeat.com | 845-626-4444 | 4737 Route 209, Accord NY.
Greenheart Farm Market Farm Stand open 24 hours a day! Filled to the brim with local goods just down the road on Route 28 in Shokan. 845-657-2195 | 2808 Route 28, Shokan, NY
Migliorelli Farm The Migliorelli Family has been farming since 1933 when Angelo came from Italy to the Bronx. Today, Ken carries on that tradition at our farm in Tivoli, NY. We sell our produce at farm stands in Rhinebeck, Red Hook, and Mount Tremper, and at farmer's markets in NYC and throughout the state. | migliorelli.com | 845-757-3276 | 46 Freeborn Lane, Tivoli, NY
Phoenicia Wine & Liquors Phoenicia’s Main Street wine and spirits shop. | 845-688-7280 | 42 Main Street, Phoenicia, NY
The Tender Land Home A delightful mix of contemporary and rustic home furnishings and gifts for you, your family, and your friends on Phoenicia’s Main Street. | tenderlandhome.com | 845-688-7213 | 64 Main Street, Phoenicia, NY
Woodstock Chimes A unique variety of high quality, affordable musical gifts from around the world that inspire, entertain, and bring pleasure to people of all ages. | chimes.com
Recommended Local Services
These organizations and businesses support and help define MTA’s local community.
Ruth Gale Realty Forty-plus years’ experience serving buyers and sellers in Ulster and surrounding counties from our Phoenicia office. | ruthgalerealty.com | 845-688-5610 | 38 Main Street, Phoenicia, NY
Ulster Savings Bank Chartered in 1851, Ulster Savings Bank is a locally focused and operated bank offering banking, insurance, tax preparation, and retirement planning services at locations throughout the Hudson Valley. | ulstersavings.com | 845-688-5965 | 58 Main Street, Phoenicia, NY