THE ART OF NATURE AWARENESS

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Immerse yourself into the ancient art of nature, mindfulness, and self-awareness.

Join Mohonk’s Naturalist, Michael Ridolfo as he teaches time-tested principles of tracking and nature observation, authentic survival skills, and the spontaneous attention that occurs when we move through the arena of the natural world.

You’ll never look at a hiking trail the same way ever again…

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Pumpkin Harvest Festivals

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Pierson’s Farm

daily corn mazes, u pick pumpkin patch, petting zoo, games, duck races, trike track, slides on the weekends, Hayrides on the weekends and Columbus Day. Weekend Food Tent, on a beautiful 7th generation farm. OCNY West Fall Fest Sept 29/beer

  • Pumpkin patch
  • Picking Hayride
  • 4 acre corn maze
  • 3/4 acre mini maze
  • Petting zoo
  • Play area.  
  • Hot Cider and Hot Chocolate along with baked goods.  
  • Mums
  • Cornstalks straw
  • Hay bales
  • 5 evening haunted events
  • Flashlight night

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Headless Horseman is open the last two weekends of September, and October Weekends – Friday, Saturday, & Sunday evenings. Additional dates may be added around Halloween. Check the Schedule for a full list of dates.

Children’s Day – A Tiny Taste of Terror – 2nd & 4th Saturday in October

  • 10 Attractions
  • 4 Gift Shops
  • 5 Food Cafes

Tickets are now available online!

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PFALZ POINT TRAIL CHALLENGE

challengeThe Pfalz Point Trail Challenge is a 10-mile benefit run to raise money for Mohonk Preserve, a non-profit organization dedicated to protecting the beautiful Shawangunk Ridge. The proceeds from the 2018 race registration fees and sponsorships will support the restoration and maintenance of the carriage roads. The network of more than 30 miles of carriage roads in Mohonk Preserve serves hundreds of thousands of visitors annually, including hosting races, such as Pfalz Point Trail Challenge.

Date

Sunday September 30, 2018 (rain or shine.) Check in begins at 8:00am. Race starts at 9:00am.

Location

Start and finish at the Mohonk Preserve’s Spring Farm Trailhead on Upper 27 Knolls Road (off Mohonk Road) in High Falls, NY. See course map.

Course

The course offers a rare chance to race on some of the most extraordinary running trails in the U.S., with ten miles of broad open meadows with spectacular views, steep and rocky footpaths, and gently rolling carriage roads. The course is clearly marked and features water stops at 2¼ miles, 3¾ miles, 6 miles and 7¾ miles. See the course map for details. Continue reading

Hudson Valley Food & Wine Fest

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SEPTEMBER 8 AND 9, 2018

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The Hudson Valley Wine & Food Fest celebrates the bounty of wine, food and fun in the Hudson Valley all in one place. This annual event takes place the second weekend of September at the Dutchess County Fairgrounds. Enjoy hundreds of wines from Hudson Valley WineriesCideriesDistilleriesCraft Beers, Food Trucks and Gourmet Foods.

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Old New Paltz Stone House Day

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Historic Huguenot Street is hosting a special revival of Stone House Day, a formerly annual tradition, in partnership with the Town of New Paltz. On Saturday, September 8, from 11 AM to 4 PM, the National Historic Landmark District will host Old New Paltz Stone House Day to celebrate the 340th anniversary of the settling of New Paltz by twelve French Huguenots in 1678.

This Old New Paltz Stone House Day will have a stronger focus on the diversity of Hudson Valley history by highlighting the many cultures that impacted New Paltz and Ulster County including African, Dutch, English, Esopus Munsee, and French. The Reformed Church of New Paltz will once again be a partner in this event. Continue reading

Music on the Mountain

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Kick off autumn in the Hudson Valley with a fabulous week of music, featuring three concerts a day, from classical to contemporary, Broadway to jazz.

This year’s headliners include Joan Osborne, and Natalie Merchant among many other talented musicians from across the country. It’s a week-long melody of musical days and magical nights on our mountaintop!

BOOK NOWAvailability is limited. For reservations, please call (855) 883-3798.