Mohonk Preserve

Mohonk Preserve

January Weekend Hikes

“Awosting Falls.” Saturday, January 6th. 9:30am. Meet at the Minnewaska State Park Preserve Peterskill parking area. This is a strenuous 4-5 mile hike/snowshoe led by Artie Raphael (845-255-5367). The Minnewaska parking fee applies.

“Blueberry Run, End to End.” Sunday, January 7th. 9:30am. Meet at the Minnewaska State Park Preserve lower lot. This is a moderate 7-8 mile hike/snowshoe led by Roberta Forest (845-750-7059). The Minnewaska parking fee applies.

“Catskills: Westkill & Saint Anne’s Peak.” Sunday, January 14th. Call the hike leader for meeting time, location, and fee. This is a moderate 7-8 mile hike led by Tonda Highley (914-475-9536). This is a free program.

“Snyder Estate Trails.” Sunday, January 14th. Meet at the Binnewater Rd parking area in Rosendale. This is an easy 5 mile hike/snowshoe led by Bill Jasyn (845-853-2645). This is a free program.

“Peterskill & Beyond.” Saturday, January 20th. 9am.  Meet at the Minnewaska State Park Preserve  Peterskill Lot. This is a moderate 6 mile hike/snowshoe led by Tonda Highley (914-475-9536). The Minnewaska parking fee applies.

“Catskills: Halcott.” Sunday, January 21st. E-mail the hike leaders for meeting time, location, and fee. This is a steep 3-4 mile bushwhack hike/snowshoe led by Tom and Anna Martone (tom.martone.cmc@gmail.com).

“Gunks: Skytop Express.” Saturday, January 27th, 10am. Meet at Mohonk Preserve Pine Rd Trailhead. This is a strenuous 10 mile hike/snowshoe led by Marty Carp (845-303-3764). Free for Mohonk Preserve members, non-members pay the $15 day use fee.

“Mt. Tremper& Firetower.” Sunday, January 28th. 9:30am. Meet at the Phoenicia public parking lot behind the store, on the corner of Rt 214. This is a moderate7 mile hike/snowshoe with some steep sections led by Tonda Highley (914-475-9536). This is a free program.