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 Janet Bachant
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 Jacob B. Reibel
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 Aylward
Our Member Rewards Program connects you directly to businesses that support the Preserve. Shop with the participating local merchants for discounts and special offers exclusively for Mohonk Preserve Members.
Sunday, December 11th, 1:30-3:00pm. With Paul Huth, Mohonk Preserve Director of Research Emeritus. Drawing from his nearly 40 years of experience working with the collections at the Daniel Smiley... View Event »
Dec 17, 2016 -
10th Annual Mohonk Preserve Member Appreciation Sale at Rock & Snow
Saturday, December 17, 8am - 8pm. Enjoy holiday shopping and a Mohonk Preserve discount at Rock & Snow! For over 40 years, Rock & Snow has been home to the newest and most innovative gear 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 »
In the News
Nov 18, 2016 -
Wild turkeys a conservation success story
by Cathy Shiga-GattulloPoughkeepsie Journal Read more »