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The mission of Mohonk Preserve is to protect the Shawangunk Mountains region and inspire people to care for, enjoy, and explore their natural world.

Enhancing Visitor Experience through Wayfinding: Shawangunk Ridge Free Public Lecture Series

Thursday, February 27, 2020
7:00 pm8:30 pm
This lecture will take place at SUNY Ulster College Lounge, Room 203.

February 27th, 7:00 p.m.-8:30 p.m. – Enhancing Visitor Experience through Wayfinding, with Ed Pestone, Mohonk Preserve Land Projects Manager., Drawing from Mohonk Preserve’s experience in overhauling their trail map and wayfinding signs, this session will cover the basics of wayfinding, as well as the planning, considerations and compromises that go into the process of implementing a wayfinding system for visitors with a wide range of experience and interests. This lecture will take place at SUNY Ulster College Lounge, Room 203.

From February 6-27, 2020, the Shawangunk Ridge Biodiversity Partnership (SRBP) will present a free public lecture series, Secrets of the Shawangunks, providing information on conservation topics and biodiversity on the Shawangunk Ridge. The lectures, which will take place at SUNY New Paltz and SUNY Ulster, are open to the public and free of charge. Cancellations due to winter weather will be announced on our website These lectures are co-sponsored by SUNY Ulster and the SUNY New Paltz Biology Department. The lecture on Thursday, February 28th will be held at SUNY Ulster Stone Ridge Campus, Vanderlyn Hall, College Lounge, Room 203, and all other lectures will take place on Thursday evenings at the SUNY New Paltz Lecture Center Room 102.
For directions and campus maps to SUNY New Paltz, click here.
For directions and campus maps to SUNY Ulster, click here.