Wurtsboro is a mountain village located on Route 209 in the town of Mamakating in Sullivan County, near its intersection with Route 17, soon to be renumbered as Interstate 86. The population was 1,246 at the 2010 census. Since 1927 the area has been served by Wurtsboro-Sullivan County Airport. From Spring through the Fall, the area provides a scenic back drop and destination for motorcyclists in conjunction with events sponsored by the Wurtsboro NY Chapter of the Harley Owners Group. It is also the home of the colossal Basha Kill wildlife preserve.