LAUNCH OPENING DAY!!! RAIL EXPLORERS IN THE CATSKILLS ! Join us in the Catskill Mountains to discover the rails that run alongside the Esopus Creek from the beautiful village of Phoenicia. Just 90 miles from NYC! Experience the magic of the historic Ulster & Delaware Railroad as you travel alongside the Esopus Creek through the beautiful woods of the Catskill Mountains. Bring a snack and a drink to enjoy at our creekside turnaround. 8 mile round trip with electric pedal assistance. Please allow 2 hours.