Recreational Land Leases in NY & PA

About Our Leases

Committed to Sustainability

With nearly 30,000 acres of prime timberland across New York and Pennsylvania, Gutchess offers unique recreational leasing opportunities for every kind of outdoorsman.

Our leases are renewable licenses and run from September 1st through August 31st of the following year. For that time, you will enjoy the exclusive recreational rights on the property you lease. Hunt, camp, hike, or just enjoy the woods with your friends and family.

Gutchess Lumber has been practicing sustainable forestry for over a century. When your business depends on the forests, practicing environmentally responsible forestry and using proven science-based methods is just common sense.

Today Gutchess Lumber owns tens of thousands of acres of forests in the heart of prime northern hardwoods country of New York and Pennsylvania. We selectively harvest forests on 15 to 30-year cycles, maintaining the health of the forest and improving the quality of the timber stands.

Between harvests, our beautiful forests offer the perfect escape for anyone who loves the great outdoors.

How Leasing Works

Find Your Forest

With Gutchess, leasing is easy and hassle-free.

Our leases are renewable licenses and run from September 1st through August 31st of the following year. For that time, you will enjoy the exclusive recreational rights on the property you lease. Existing lessees have priority lease renewal for the following year.

Available Leases

Check back regularly for updated leasing information.

 

Held Lot

443 Acres

Lease Rate: $8500/year

Check out this beautiful property perfect for a large hunting club. This lease boasts 443 contiguous acres with a gas well road that will get you all the way to the north end of the property from the comfort of your pickup! The hemlock banks and oak/maple flats will be sure to help you harvest […]

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Haviland

100 Acres

Lease Rate: $3000/year

The Haviland lot is available for lease for the 2024 season. This lot would be perfect for 2-4 hunters and has ample room for a camper to allow you to enjoy your property year around! The property is 100 acres that is currently marked to harvest sometime in the next year which will create a […]

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Liebich Lot

285 Acres

Lease Rate: $6500/year

The Liebich Lot is available to lease for the 2023-2024 hunting season.   The liebich lot is one of the larger contiguous parcels in the area that has provided large whitetails for many years.  The forest cover here is very diverse and ranges from low hardwood stands to hemlock/pine banks and early successional flats that would […]

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Norton Prey

340 Acres

Lease Rate: $6800/year

The Norton Prey Lot is available to lease for the 2023-2024 hunting season.  Years or forest management and a recent timber harvest has established an excellent road system throughout the property.  On the east side of the road you will find rolling topography with ATV trails to get you to the top of the hill […]

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