Mohonk Preserve

Mohonk Preserve

Do You Have What it Takes to Rock the Ridge?

Friday, March 24, 2017

By Jane Anderson 

It’s not too late to sign up for Mohonk Preserve’s 50-mile endurance challenge. On May 6, runners and hikers will be lacing up their shoes to take on the fifth annual Rock The Ridge (RTR), a 50-mile endurance challenge at Mohonk Preserve. And there’s still time for you to join in on the “fun.” 

“It’s a beautiful 50-miler,” assures Yorktown Heights resident Hendrik Hamann, who was the top Hudson Valley finisher last year, earning seventh place with a time of 8 hours, 9 minutes.  “It’s manageable even if you’re a beginner.” Hamann uses RTR as training for his (gasp!) 100-mile runs. Read more...