Forest Bathing with Jane Dobson

Join Jane Dobson, Mindful Nature Guide, in the Japanese practice of Forest Bathing. Introduced in the 1980s, Forest Bathing began as a preventative healthcare practice to counter the daily stress of everyday life.  Even after small periods of time in a natural environment, we experience real and measurable physical and mental health benefits including reduced levels […]

Christmas Bird Count

Carry on the Christmas Bird Count tradition started by Dan Smiley at the Mohonk Mountain House and contribute to community science. With an early morning start on the grounds of the Mountain House, we will record the numbers and species of birds we see during the morning. We will follow the same route Dan Smiley […]

Solstice Hike with a Naturalist

Welcome the Winter Solstice with a hike through the woods with a naturalist. We will celebrate the shortest day of the year with this slow-paced hike along carriage roads looking for signs of wildlife and learning a few tips and tricks for identifying trees in the winter. Bring along your binoculars for some winter birding […]