in the majestic Shawangunk Mountains. Visit for a day - be inspired for a lifetime. The Preserve is your perfect destination for recreation, reflection, and restoration. The Visitor Center is open daily 9am-5pm and the land from sunrise to sunset.
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GET INTO NATURE
Get up close to a bird of prey or hike the whole ridge. Our exciting programs and events offer something for everyone, supporting lifelong learning.
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RUN FOR THE HILLS
Sign up today for Rock The Ridge on May 6, 2017! Accept the challenge and traverse a 50-mile course within 24 hours by walking, running, or any combination thereof.
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Create Your Legacy
Join the Legacy Society and support Mohonk Preserve with your estate plans.
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DID YOU KNOW?
For over three decades, Mohonk Preservehas been providing innovative education programs that have served more than 40 area schools and gotten over 100,000 children into nature.
Thursday Tales at Ten: Story Time at Mohonk Preserve
Thursdays from January 5th through March 16th, 10am weather permitting. While the weather outside is frightful, explore the outdoors, indoors! The Visitor Center is a great place for toddlers to be... View Event »
Feb 2, 2017 -
The Shawangunk Ridge Biodiversity Partnership (SRBP) Lecture Series
7pm February 2-23. Free. The Shawangunk Ridge Biodiversity Partnership (SRBP) presents a free public lecture series, Secrets of the Shawangunks, providing information on conservation topics and... View Event »
Apr 8, 2017 -
Rock and Snow "Bridge 2 Bridge" Run
Saturday, April 8th, 9am. The annual Rock and Snow "Bridge 2 Bridge" Five Mile Run will be hosted by the Shawangunk Runners and all the proceeds will benefit Mohonk Preserve.The course offers a rare... View Event »
May 6, 2017 -
Rock The Ridge
Saturday, May 6th, 6am. Rock The Ridge is a 50-mile endurance challenge and environmental fundraiser set in the natural beauty of Mohonk Preserve, a vast, nonprofit nature preserve situated in the... View Event »
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