Step inside the shopper’s haven known as the Country Store! Housed in a 19th century dairy barn, lovingly preserved hand-hewn posts and beams lead you through a myriad of shops containing home décor, original artwork by regional artisans, books on Catskill Mountain lore, men’s and women’s clothing, kitchenware, antiques, preserves, sauces, unique gifts and more. Our sales associates are happy to provide you with personal attention in a relaxed atmosphere. Whether you’re shopping for the perfect gift, need a tasty dip mix or party snack, or want to check out the latest fashions, the Country Store has something for everyone! Why bother driving any further than your own backyard?
The Outfitter will help introduce you to the Catskill Mountains. Functional, Active fashion for fishing, hiking, biking and boating will make you more comfortable and prepared for an outdoor experience in the vast Catskill Mountain playground. Rent one of our new Giant bikes and enjoy spectacular scenic rides the best way to see our beautiful rivers, streams and mountains. Self-guided tours are enhanced by our helpful staff and collection of tried and true bike maps. Tour guides are also available by reservation only. Children’s fishing gear & fishing accessories are available. The Emerson Outfitter is located just 50 yards from the Esopus Creek, a World Famous trout stream. Trail books, maps and entertaining books about the history and culture of the Catskill Mountains are available in our Country Store. This incredible collection of Catskill knowledge will serve as a wonderful guide whether you’re fishing, hiking, biking, kayaking or house hunting. These tools are sure to make you a true mountain man, women or family.
Melina’s is a store within a store – consider it your women’s fashion destination! Here you’ll find luxury cashmere sweaters by White + Warren; easy sportswear by Lilla P.; handbags and totes from AU and easy sportswear by 3 Dot. Relax and snuggle in sleepwear and robes by Pinecone Hill and Bed Head and pick up throws, blankets and pillows.
Men will find lifestyle comforts and men’s gifts by Kikkerland; men’s bath and body selections by C.O. Bigelow Apothecaries; fragrance and treatments by Jack Black; casual clothing by CP Shades; weekend wear by Woolrich; and outerwear by Barbour.
Love the comfy, relaxed interiors of country homes? Create a country motif in your own home with unique décor by Simon Pearce, Mariposa serveware, and casual furniture by Park Hill. You can also take a piece of the Catskills home with Beeswax Candles by Katherine Somelofski; Ceramics by Barbara Bravo; and paintings and photographs by local artists E.G. Cleveland, Francis X. Driscoll, B. Sharp, and Karen Graves.
Don’t forget the kids! It’s a children’s gifting paradise featuring Aden & Anais - the Country Store is the only store in the Catskills to carry these unique baby products featured in national baby magazines and publications! Find a variety of toys, books, stuffed animals, and educational products. Grandma’s Boutique is also the home of our delightful marionettes. These heirloom treasures were handcrafted in Czechoslovakia and were made to share with each generation!
The General Store is the place to shop for dips, sauces, preserves and snack items by Stonewall Kitchen, Tea Thyme Herbs and Robert Rothchild. Need new dishware or a bottle opener? Take a look at our exceptional array of tabletop items and kitchen gadgets! Pick up a Harney Teas sampler or coffee by Monkey Joe, then grab yourself a treat from our sweet selection of penny candies and chocolates.
Ivan and Gustavo of Velsani Antiques have dedicated over 40 years to delighting their clients with unusual and beautiful decorative and fine arts. Discover antique glass, vintage jewelry and clothing items, ceramics and sculptures as well as many other intriguing objects of art and history. Be sure to ask Ivan about his wood sculptures and view his book featuring his entire collection!
Find out more about this magical art form and the World’s Largest Kaleidoscope.
Shopping makes you hungry! Take a breakfast or lunch break at the Country Store Café.