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Fourth Edition, June 2015
Pages: 308

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Price: $17.99 USD
ISBN: 9781631210044

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ISBN: 9781631210051

Moon Hudson Valley & the Catskills

Hudson River Valley native Nikki Goth Itoi offers an insider’s view of this scenic New York City getaway, from the apple orchards and art shows of Saratoga Springs to the mansions of Kykuit, historic home of John D. Rockefeller, in Westchester county. Itoi reveals the best places for fly fishing in the Catskills and what’s not to be missed when visiting Bethel, home of the legendary Woodstock Music Festival. Wine lovers will appreciate her tips about the wineries of the Dutchess Wine Trail around Millbrook, while outdoors enthusiasts can count on her knowledge of exciting local adventures like zipline tours of Hunter Mountain.

With unique itinerary ideas such as “Cycling the Hudson Valley,” “Fun for Foodies,” and “Fall Foliage Tours,” Moon Hudson Valley & the Catskills gives travelers the tools they need to create a more personal and memorable experience.

Nikki Goth Itoi

Nikki Goth Itoi brings an insider’s perspective and a traveler’s sense of adventure to Moon Hudson Valley & the Catskills. She grew up making maple syrup in the Catskills, and later studied in the Berkshires and got married in Rhinebeck. These days, she visits the region to enjoy winery tours in Dutchess County, fall foliage in the mountains, lake time in the Adirondacks, and connecting with family and friends.

A native of New York State, Nikki is also the author of Moon Baja and Moon Los Cabos. She has traveled throughout Mexico, Europe, Asia, and the United States for work and fun. When not on the road, Nikki finds time for swimming, backpacking, and teaching her kids to ski. She lives in Northern California with her husband, Paul, and their two sons.