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15 Best Things to Do in New Paltz, New York

Tuesday, December 29, 2015

vacationidea.com

New Paltz is a small picturesque town in New York State between New York City and Albany. It is well known for the State University of New York at New Paltz and for great rock climbing; the Shawangunk Ridge that overshadows the town is considered one of the best rock-climbing sites in North America. The ridge is the easternmost stretch of the Appalachian Mountains and is a favorite place for residents of New Paltz to go for hikes, picnics, and rock climbing, and offers spectacular views of the Hudson Valley. Read more...