•  PROMOTION DESCRIPTION: The CATSKILLS TROUT TALES CATSKILLS GETAWAY CONTEST (“Contest”) begins on April 2, 2019 at 6:00AM and ends on May 31, 2018 at 11:55PM (the “Promotion Period”).The sponsor of this Contest is Catskills Trout Tales (“Sponsor”). By participating in the Contest, each Entrant unconditionally accepts and agrees to comply with and abide by these Official Rules and the decisions of Sponsor, which shall be final and binding in all respects. Sponsor is responsible for the collection, submission or processing of Entries and the overall administration of the Contest. Entrants should look solely to Sponsor with any questions, comments or problems related to the Contest. Sponsor may be reached by email at during the Promotion Period.
  • ELIGIBILITY: Open to legal residents of the United States who sign up at and are 18 years old or older as of the date of entry (the \”Entrant\”). Sponsor, and their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, distributors, retailers, sales representatives, advertising and promotion agencies and each of their respective officers, directors and employees (the \”Promotion Entities\”), are ineligible to enter the Contest or win a prize. Household Members and Immediate Family Members of such individuals are also not eligible to enter or win. “Household Members” shall mean those people who share the same residence at least three months a year. “Immediate Family Members” shall mean parents, step-parents, legal guardians, children, step-children, siblings, step-siblings, or spouses. This Contest is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations and is void where prohibited or restricted by law.
  • AGREEMENT TO RULES: By participating, the Entrant agrees to be fully unconditionally bound by these Rules, and Entrant represents and warrants that Entrant meets the eligibility requirements. In addition, Entrant agrees to accept the decisions of Catskills Trout Tales as final and binding as it relates to the content of this Contest.


Stay & Play Grand Prize: One (1) winner will receive the Stay & Play Grand Prize:

    • Weekend for 2 at Spillian: A Place to Revel
      Discover the deep magic of the streams, forests, food and lore of the Catskills in an all-in-one weekend adventure.

      Trout Tales at Spillian: A Mythic Catskills Weekend

      Weekend: April 26-28

      • Hand crafted farm/forest/stream-to-table cuisine from Spillian’s chef
      • Trout Tales: the best fish story tall tale contest in the hemisphere
      • Tasting with Roscoe Beer Company’s Brewmaster
      • Foraging for your Feast: a hike on Spillian’s grounds, harvesting early spring herbs for dinner
      • Featured craft cocktails from local distilleries, forests, and maple syrup
      • A cooking class smoking trout over the open bonfire
      • Lodging at Spillian’s award-winning estate

Outdoor Adventure Prize: One (1) winner will receive the Outdoor Adventure Prize:

  • Hike On Guides will provide a 4-hour guided hike for up to 4 people in the Catskill Park. (ARV: $200.00 USD) A final location and itinerary will be produced based on the winner’s abilities and interests. Any hike participants will be required to sign Hike On Guides standard waiver form. The offer expires 1-year after issuance. The offer, in consultation with Hike On Guides, may be used to instead take 30% off a full-day hike in the Catskill Park that will be determined by the winner’s abilities and interests. The winner is responsible for transportation to and from the trailhead.

Creekside Culture Prize: One (1) winner will receive the Creekside Culture Prize:

  • 2 season passes for the 2019 Watershed Lab performance series at Mount Tremper Arts (ARV: $250.00)

River Run Prize : One (1) winner will receive the River Run Prize:  

  • Rail Explorers gift card for the rental of a tandem rail bike during the 2019 season (May 18-October 31, 2019) . (ARV: $88.00)

Catch of the Day Prize: Two (2) winners will receive the Catch of the Day Prize:

  • Gift basket from Catskill Center containing: 1 Catskills branded hoodie sweatshirt (multiple sizes available), 1 Catskills enamel mug, 1 Catskills sticker, 1 Catskill Park Hat, 1 plush trout, 1 Catskill region map, 1 Freshwater Fishing waterproof guide (ARV: $100.00)

Prizes must be redeemed within the calendar year of 2019. The Grand Prize is only redeemable for the weekend of April 26 through April 28, 2018.

Only one prize per person and per household will be awarded. Gift cards and gift certificates are subject to the terms and conditions of the issuer. Prizes cannot be transferred, redeemed for cash or substituted by winner. Sponsor reserves the right in its sole and absolute discretion to award a substitute prize of equal or greater value if a prize described in these Official Rules is unavailable or cannot be awarded, in whole or in part, for any reason. The ARV of the prize represents Sponsor’s good faith determination. That determination is final and binding and cannot be appealed. If the actual value of the prize turns out to be less than the stated ARV, the difference will not be awarded in cash. Sponsor makes no representation or warranty concerning the appearance, safety or performance of any prize awarded. Restrictions, conditions, and limitations may apply. Sponsor will not replace any lost or stolen prize items.

This Contest is open to legal residents of the United States and prizes will only be awarded and/or delivered to addresses within said locations. All federal, state and/or local taxes, fees, and surcharges are the sole responsibility of the prize winner. Failure to comply with the Official Rules will result in forfeiture of the prize. Acceptance of prize constitutes permission for Catskills Trout Tales to use Winner’s name, likeness, and entry for purposes of advertising and trade without further compensation, unless prohibited by law.

  • HOW TO ENTER: The Contest must be entered by submitting an entry using the online form provided at The entry must fulfill all Contest requirements, as specified, to be eligible to win a prize. Entries that are incomplete or do not adhere to the rules or specifications may be disqualified at the sole discretion of Catskills Trout Tales.You may enter only once. You must provide the information requested. You may not enter more times than indicated by using multiple email addresses, identities, or devices in an attempt to circumvent the rules. If You use fraudulent methods or otherwise attempt to circumvent the rules, your submission may be removed from eligibility at the sole discretion of Catskills Trout Tales.
  • WINNER SELECTION: The Winner(s) of the Contest will be selected by a random drawing from among all eligible Entries received throughout the Promotion Period. Winner selection will be conducted on:
    1. Friday, April 12, 2019, for the Stay & Play Grand Prize
    2. Friday, April 26, 2019, for the Outdoor Adventure Prize
    3. Friday, May 10, 2019, for the Creekside Culture Prize
    4. Friday, May 17, 2019, for the River Run Prize
    5. Friday, May 31, 2019, for the Catch of the Day Prizes

    Winner selection will be conducted by Sponsor or its designated representatives, whose decisions are final. Odds of winning will vary depending on the number of eligible Entries received.

  • WINNER NOTIFICATION: Winner will be notified by email at the email address provided in the Entry Information on the winner selection dates noted above. Potential Winner must accept a prize by email as directed by Sponsor by 5:00PM on the following Monday after winner notification. For example, the Grand Prize Winner will be notified on Friday, April 12, 2019 and must accept the prize by email by 5:00PM on Monday, April 15, 2019. Sponsor is not responsible for any delay or failure to receive notification for any reason, including inactive email account(s), technical difficulties associated therewith, or Winner’s failure to adequately monitor any email account. Any winner notification not responded to or returned as undeliverable may result in prize forfeiture. The potential prize winner may be required to sign and return an affidavit of eligibility and release of liability, and a Publicity Release (collectively \”the Prize Claim Documents\”). No substitution or transfer of a prize is permitted except by Sponsor.ANY VIOLATION OF THESE OFFICIAL RULES BY WINNER (AT Catskills Trout Tales‘ SOLE DISCRETION) WILL RESULT IN WINNER’S DISQUALIFICATION AS WINNER OF THE CAMPAIGN, AND ALL PRIVILEGES AS WINNER WILL BE IMMEDIATELY TERMINATED.
  • RIGHTS GRANTED BY YOU: By entering the Contest, you grant Sponsor permission to share your email address and any other personally identifiable information with the other Contest Entities for the purpose of administration and prize fulfillment. You also agree to be contacted by the Sponsor for marketing purposes. Your email address and any other personally identifiable information will not be sold or shared for purposes other than administration and prize fulfillment.You understand and agree that Catskills Trout Tales, anyone acting on behalf of Catskills Trout Tales, and Catskills Trout Tales’s licensees, successors, and assigns, shall have the right, where permitted by law, to print, publish, broadcast, distribute, and use in any media now known or hereafter developed, in perpetuity and throughout the World, without limitation, your entry, name, portrait, picture, voice, likeness, image, statements about the Campaign, and biographical information for news, publicity, information, trade, advertising, public relations, and promotional purposes. without any further compensation, notice, review, or consent.
  • LIMITATION OF LIABILITY: Sponsor assumes no responsibility or liability for (a) any incorrect or inaccurate entry information, or for any faulty or failed electronic data transmissions; (b) any unauthorized access to, or theft, destruction or alteration of entries at any point in the operation of this Contest; (c) any technical malfunction, failure, error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or communications line failure, regardless of cause, with regard to any equipment, systems, networks, lines, satellites, servers, camera, computers or providers utilized in any aspect of the operation of the Contest; (d) inaccessibility or unavailability of any network or wireless service, the Internet or website or any combination thereof; (e) suspended or discontinued Internet, wireless or landline phone service; or (f) any injury or damage to participant’s or to any other person’s computer or mobile device which may be related to or resulting from any attempt to participate in the Contest or download of any materials in the Contest.If, for any reason, the Contest is not capable of running as planned for reasons which may include without limitation, infection by computer virus, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes which may corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of this Contest, the Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Contest in whole or in part. In such event, Sponsor shall immediately suspend all drawings and prize awards, and Sponsor reserves the right to award any remaining prizes (up to the total ARV as set forth in these Official Rules) in a manner deemed fair and equitable by Sponsor. Sponsor and Released Parties shall not have any further liability to any participant in connection with the Contest.
  • WINNER LIST/OFFICIAL RULES: To obtain a copy of the Winner List or a copy of these Official Rules, send your request via email to Catskills Trout Tales RE: Catskills Getaway Contest at Requests for the names of the winners must be received no later than 30 days after the Promotion Period has ended. For accessing a Winner List online, visit Winners will be posted following winner confirmation for each of the five prizes.
  • SPONSOR/ADMINISTRATOR: Catskills Trout Tales, c/o Catskill Center, 43355 State Route 28, Arkville, NY 12406,
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