Woodstock is best known for lending its name to the iconic music festival of the swinging sixties, and is a place which comes alive in the summer months. Yet, there is much more to it than that. Set amid the rolling Catskill Mountains, and defined by leafy green land, you can enjoy the abundance of hiking trails that run through town and into the surroundings wilderness. When you’re here, it’s a great idea to consider renting one of the best places to stay. This way, you’ll be in the heart of nature, and you’ll always be inundated with things to do. Head to the nearby Ashokan Reservoir, which has white, sandy shores, to fish in the water or go sailing on the surface. You can even catch some of the best views at Overlook Mountain, which glows orange in fall.