The Catskills region is a rural treasure. Located less than 150 miles from the largest population center in North America, it is cherished by those who know it and readily bestows rewards on those just discovering the region. Rich in natural scenery, history, arts, and a country lifestyle many can only dream about, the Catskills has welcomed people seeking a better life for over two centuries. Through the photography and words of Michael P. Gadomski you will discover why this land is so special. Whether you call the Catskills your home, seek its gifts as a visitor, or just experience it through the pages of this book, you will find it is a place that will enhance the human spirit.
About the Author
Michael P. Gadomski is a native of Wayne County, Pennsylvania, in the foothills of the Catskill Mountains. In addition to working as a Pennsylvania State Park ranger and naturalist for over 25 years, he has been a free-lance photographer and writer for nearly 40 years. His written articles have appeared in magazines such as the New York State Conservationist, Ranger Rick, Highlights for Children and others. His photography has been published worldwide in books, magazines, calendars, greeting cards, interpretive displays, and as fine art. He is also the photographer of two previously published books, Wild Pennsylvania: A Celebration of Our State's Natural Beauty and Philadelphia: Portrait of a City. He is presently working on another book celebrating the natural landscape of Pennsylvania.