and experience a piece of paradise in the Catskills.

Your Upstate NY destination location for lodging, food, beer, weddings, events and more!

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BLUEHILLCATSKILLS and Russian Mule Brewery Support Ukraine

Nestled in the picturesque Catskill Mountain Hamlet of Claryville, in a valley surrounded by mountains, on the Neversink River which offers refreshing swimming for all our guests. Blue Hill Lodge at Claryville Center is a unique destination site with food and lodging, art and event centers, a liquor store and the Russian Mule Brewing Company.  We are also the perfect destination wedding location in upstate New York.  Claryville Center is the full package as a destination site. Just a two hour drive from New York City. If you take a ride for a day, you will stay for a week!

Our property is situated at the base of Blue Hill, one of the foothills to Slide Mountain in the Catskills, and it is on the Neversink River, one of the most famous trout streams in the country and is just a short distance from the Willowemoc and Beaverkill Rivers. A fisherman’s dream!  There are also more than 40 miles of public accessible hiking, mountain biking and snowmobile trails.  The beautiful surrounding mountains provide the best hunting in upstate New York.  Blue Hill Lodge has been a mecca for huntsmen since its inception.  For skiers, Blue Hill Lodge is 30 miles to either Belleayre Mountain or Holiday Mountain.

Our motel and rental properties are just 30  minutes to the Resorts World Catskills Casino the Kartrite Indoor Waterpark and the Monticello Raceway, the Bethel Woods Center for the Arts, the site of the famous Woodstock Festival in 1969, and the Town of Woodstock, where Bob Dylan and the Band recorded.

If you are visiting the Frost Valley YMCA, the Russian Mule Restaurant and Tasting Room is your last chance for a great meal before you travel the last seven miles.


Destination Wedding - Catskills, NY | Upstate New York

We have designed our space to serve your vision. We understand that no event is alike so BLUEHILLCATSKILLS will customize your menu, and help you find the best vendors.


Event Space Rental, Social & Corporate Events | Denning, NY

Whether it’s a corporate event or social gathering, Claryville Event Center has you covered.  Let us take the stress out of your next event.


Russian Mule Brewing Company | Denning, New York - Update NY

The Russian Mule Brewing Company brews its beers on site. Also on site is the Russian Mule Restaurant and Tasting Room which offers a variety of different foods and beers brewed by the Russian Mule


Accommodations - Rooms & Rentals | Catskills, NY

The Blue Hill Lodge offers spacious lodge rooms, a three bedroom house as well as a two bedroom cabin.  Claryville Center is the full package as a destination site.

Food & Drink

Blue Hill Cafe - Claryville Center | Denning, NY

All food is now being served at the Russian Mule Restaurant & Tasting Room at the Claryville Art Center.

Art Center

Claryville Art Center | Denning, New York

The Claryville Art Center is the home of the permanent collection of renowned artist Alexander Kaletski and displays the works of local and other artists during the year.