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Mohonk Preserve, New Paltz

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  • We hiked and climbed this rather difficult trail with superb views as one of our last challenging hikes last year. Absolutely gorgeous. From the exit at the northern end of the parking area, follow a ...  more »
  • Beautiful sightseeing ! Hiking, picnics you name it ......relaxing atmośphere ....no thanks good in winter trails ice up  more »
  • I visit the Preserve a few times a week since I moved here 2 years ago. It is such a great place. Split Rock, Millbrook, Duck Pond, Bonticou - all such great hikes. Beautiful in all seasons. Highly re...  more »
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  • If you like to hike this is the place to go. Cost is about 20/head for a day pass to hike anywhere on the preserve except the mountain house. There are packages available for access to the mountain house for food and room. The view from the summit tower is fantastic and there is rock climbing for the daring.
  • One of the most wonderful places on the east coast. Most widely known for world class rock climbing on its cliffs. It is a pay to use private property (non profit) that connects together with the Mohonk Mountain House and Minniwaska State Park. You can explore some of the best views of beautiful cliffs on 50 miles of maintained carriage roads, an endless supply of technical hiking including the famous Labyrinth and Lemon Squeezer trail at the Mountain House. Spot some Peregrine Falcons nesting on the cliffs and dive bombing intruding birds. Stop at the visitors center for a map and information.
  • One of the best trails in ny. Lemon squeeze is fun and the view from the top is amazing. Highly recommend walking the whole trail.
  • Incredible scenery. One of the most enjoyable and difficult hikes in the Carskills. There are plenty of different trails ranging from easy to only for the brave and the foolish. Be warned there is a price of about $20 to hike here, but definitely worth it.
  • Beautiful. Stunning. Find a path and walk—the views here are fantastic.