September Mohonk Preserve Hikes

“Top of the Gunks.” Sunday, September 1st, 9am. Meet at the Mohonk Preserve Visitor Center. This is a moderate 6-mile hike with some scrambling led by Tonda Highley (914-475-9536, text or call). Free for Mohonk Preserve members, non-members pay the $15 day-use fee. Canceled in the event of rain.

“Mossy Glen, Rainbow Falls, Jenny Lane.” Monday, September 2nd, 9am. Meet at the Minnewaska State Park Preserve Lower Lot. This is a moderate 8-mile hike led by Roberta Clements (845-532-6400, text or call). The Minnewaska parking fee applies. Heavy rain cancels.

"Gertrudes's Nose Hike." Sunday, September 8, 9am. Meet at the Minnewaska State Park Preserve Upper Lot. This is a moderate 8-mile hike led by Martin Bayard (845-229-2216). The Minnewaska parking fee applies.

“Zaidee’s Bower Hike & Scramble.” Saturday, September 14th, 9:30am. Meet at the Mohonk Preserve Visitor Center to shuttle to start. Heavy rain/wet rocks will cancel. This is a moderate 7-8 mile hike with many scrambles and a short bushwhack led by Roberta Forest (845-750-7059). Free for Mohonk Preserve member, non-members pay the $15 day-use fee.

“Millbrook Mountain.” Sunday, September 15th,9:30am. Meet at the Mohonk Preserve Visitor Center. Canceled in the event of rain. This is a moderate 8-mile hike led by Siu S. Yuen (845-399-7208). Free for Mohonk Preserve members, non-members pay the $15 day-use fee.

“West Trapps to Spring Farm Thru-Hike.” Saturday, September 28th, 9am. Meet at the Mohonk Preserve Spring Farm Trailhead at 9am to shuttle to start. This is a moderate 7+ mile hike led by Sharon Klein (845-255-1045). Free for Mohonk Preserve members, non-members pay the $15 day-use fee.

Banner Photo by June Archer