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Become a member or renew your membership today!

  • Join online.
  • Join by phone. Call the Visitor Center at (845) 255-0919.
  • Join in person at the Visitor Center or at any Preserve trailhead.

Memberships make great gifts! Click here to gift a membership.

Membership Levels and Related Benefits

All members receive the following benefits:

  • Unlimited access to the Preserve’s trail network from sunrise to sunset
  • Hike onto neighboring Mohonk Mountain House and Minnewaska State Park lands (access by car subject to fee and availability)
  • Subscription to Ridgelines e-newsletter
  • Free or reduced admission to special programs, events and summer camps for kids
  • 10% discount at the Nature Shop
  • Free admission or discounts at ANCA nature centers nationwide

Children 15 and under are free with an adult member
Senior and student discounts are available.

Basic Annual Membership

Hike, run, cross-country ski or snowshoe.

Adult Senior (62+) / Student (+18) Additional Adult (16+)
$70 $60 $35

PLUS+ Annual Membership

Basic membership plus climbing, biking and horseback riding privileges.

Adult Senior (62+) / Student (+18) Additional Adult (16+)
$115 $105 $80

Premium Annual Membership

Supporting Member  $400
Four PLUS+ Memberships within the same household and four complimentary one-time day use passes.

Sustaining Member  $600
Four PLUS+ Memberships within the same household and ten complimentary one-time day use passes.

Preserver Membership Program

The Preserver Membership Program represents our highest level of membership and provides critical operating funds. In addition to PLUS+ Membership benefits, Preservers enjoy special benefits, programs, and events that will further your understanding and enjoyment of the Shawangunks. Click here for more information.


As a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, we are required to inform you that for federal income tax purposes, your membership contribution is tax deductible less the value of goods and services received.

Memberships cannot be inherited, bequeathed, assigned or transferred. Membership and land access may be revoked for failure to obey instructions of Mohonk Preserve staff or for conduct that is dangerous or disturbing to other visitors or Preserve staff, destructive of Preserve property, illegal or otherwise in violation of Preserve policies. Membership benefits are subject to change. 

For further information please contact Mallory Pierce, Director of Development, 845-255-0919 ext. 1240 or

Banner photo by June Archer