“An outdoor playground” in the Catskill Mountains is how Delaware County has been described. It’s natural beauty combined with its many parks, preserves, and trails, have made the county a paradise for outdoor enthusiasts and a calming retreat for those needing to get away from it all.
Each year on the first Saturday of February, Hanford Mills Museum celebrates this rural tradition with the Ice Harvest Festival. Using historic tools and techniques, visitors can cut and maneuver blocks of ice from the Mill Pond, and then transport the blocks to the ice house by sled. Food, [...]