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The Five-Point Weekend Escape Plan

Go Organic in Saugerties


5. An Oddball Day

One man’s masterpiece hidden in the Catskills.  

Take a picnic to Opus 40, a six-acre outdoor rock sculpture carved by Harvey Fite using only quarrymen's tools. It took him 37 years to make, but you can clamber over swirling ramps that weave around pools and trees in half a day.

Published on Oct 11, 2006 as a web exclusive.

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