Mohonk Preserve

Mohonk Preserve

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 Kate Schoonmaker

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 Clay Spencer

THIRD ANNUAL MOHONK PRESERVE NYC BENEFIT GALA

Wednesday, September 28, 2016 | 6:30p.m.
honoring internationally renowned climber, mountaineer, skier, and award-winning photographer-filmmaker Jimmy Chin at The Ritz-Carlton New York, Battery Park.

For ticket and table information, click here

Photo by Gerald Berliner

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.

 

Photo by John Hayes

2016 PFALZ POINT TRAIL CHALLENGE

Lace up your running shoes and race through fall at Mohonk Preserve! Register now for the Pfalz Point Trail Challenge, a ten-mile benefit run on Sunday, September 25th.

Photo by Michael Dimen

Welcome

Get Into Nature

Jun 7, 2016 -

Evening Yoga at the Pavilion

Tuesdays in June, July, August, and September,  6:00pm-7:15pm. With Jacqui Nash of The Yoga House. Breathe deep as you relax and take in the fresh air and mountain views. Join Jacqui as you unwind... View Event »
Jul 6, 2016 -

Tango at the Pavilion

Wednesdays in July and August. 6pm-8pm. Join Nina Jirka, of Tango New Paltz, and learn how to Tango! Come for an hour-long lesson from 6pm-7pm and stay for open dance from 7pm-8pm. Bring water and... View Event »
Aug 25, 2016 -

Healthy Ulster Autumn at Mohonk Preserve

Thursday, August 25th, through Sunday, August 28th, 2016 10am-4pm. As part of the ongoing campaign to make Ulster the healthiest county in New York, Mohonk Preserve is offering a free, one-month... View Event »
Aug 26, 2016 -

Toddlers on the Trail — In Search of Native Americans

Friday, August 26, 10am-12noon. Explore the fields and a replica of a Lenape longhouse. Bring water and snacks. Please leave your pets at home. Jogging strollers are not appropriate; little ones in... View Event »

In the News

Like birds? Become a Bird Citizen Scientist

by Megan NapoliPoughkeepsie Journal Read more »

Butterflies herald spring

By Elizabeth LongPoughkeepsie Journal Read more »

Disadvantaged youth receive outdoor STEM education

By Jenna FlanaganInnovation Trail Read more »

Day’s Work: Elizabeth Long – Mohonk Preserve’s director of conservation science

by Sharyn FlanaganNew Paltz Times Read more »