come enjoy nature's beauty ...

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.

photo by Glenn Koehler

Run for the Hills

Sign up today for the Pfalz Point Trail Challenge, September 28th, and get ready to Rock The Ridge May 2, 2015!

photo by John Hayes

Conservation for the Next Century

Today, the Preserve is preparing for the next 50 years and beyond.  Click here to learn more.

photo by Michael Neil O'Donnell

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.

photo by John Hayes

What's Happening on the Land?

Discover what you might see at Mohonk Preserve today. Check out the Preserve's scientific data on our Interactive Almanac, created in collaboration with IBM.

photo by Stephen Hart


Get Into Nature

Sep 30, 2014 -

Evening Yoga at the Pavilion

Tuesdays in June, July, August, and September, 6-7:15pm. Sponsored by Ulster Savings and Marshall & Sterling Enterprises, Inc.  Breathe deep as you relax and take in the fresh air and mountain... View Event »
Oct 4, 2014 -

Hawk Migration Workshop

Saturday, 9am-12noon, (Raindate: 10/5). Sponsored by Ulster Savings and Marshall & Sterling Enterprises, Inc.  Join Mohonk Preserve Daniel Smiley Research Center staff and Tom Sarro, Mohonk... View Event »
Oct 4, 2014 -

Ecology of the Lime Kiln

Saturday 9am-12noon. Sponsored by Ulster Savings and Marshall & Sterling Enterprises, Inc. Join Chris Standley, Mohonk Preserve Applied Conservation Coordinator, and explore the northern sections... View Event »
Oct 4, 2014 -

How Did the Rope Get Up There? History and Practice of Gunks Rock Climbing

Saturday, October 4th, and Sunday, October 5th, 1pm (weather permitting). This interpretive program will be offered Saturdays and Sundays at 1pm, April through October (weather permitting). No... View Event »

In the News

Mohonk Preserve completes next strategic plan

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Ulster chamber, economic alliance announce annual business award winners

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Wallkill Valley Land Trust to recognize Glenn Hoagland for his conservation work

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