Girl taking photo of family in the mountains near Honor’s Haven Retreat

Things to Do in Ellenville

Explore the Top Local Attractions During Your Stay

Honor’s Haven has compiled a list of highly acclaimed local attractions that we feel are a must-see! Our guest services department would be pleased to provide you with further information about any of the attractions that you find interesting. To assist you in planning your stay, we have put together several day-trip options for you to experience all that the area has to offer.

View of the Lake Minnewaska near Honor’s Haven Retreat

Minnewaska State Park Preserve

Minnewaska State Park Preserve is one of the most unique and beautiful parks in New York State, featuring numerous waterfalls, three crystalline sky lakes, and breathtaking cliff-edge views.

2589 U.S. 44 12525 Gardiner United States
+1 845-255-0752

Cliff overlooking Sam's Point Preserve near Honor’s Haven

Sam’s Point Preserve

The southernmost promontory of the Shawangunks is a massive cliff called Sam’s Point, which affords broad views extending from the Hudson Highlands in the southeast.

400 Sams Point Road
+1 845-647-7989

Paragliding Madonie Regional Natural Park near Honor’s Haven

Mountain Wings
Hang Gliding

Experience Mountain Wings Hang Gliding among the breath-taking Shawangunk Mountains, which has come to be known as the “Hang Gliding Capital of the Northeast.

77 Hang Glider Road
+1 845-647-3377

People riding horses near Honor’s Haven Retreat Retreat

Horseback Riding

Owned by Linda and Bob Klipper for 25 years, Braden Brook Stables provides safe rides through scenic country trails wind through streams, fields and a lush pine forest.

19 Mountain Dale Road
+1 845-647-7556

Aerial view of Bethel Woods Center near Honor’s Haven Retreat

Bethel Wood Center
for the Arts

Bethel Woods is a state-of-the-art performing arts center located at the site of the 1969 Woodstock Festival in Bethel, New York, which is also the home of “The Sixties & Woodstock” museum.

200 Hurd Road, Bethel
+1 845-583-2000

Shawangunk Wine Trail near Honor’s Haven Retreat

Shawangunk Wine Trail

The Shawangunk Wine Trail is nestled between the famous Shawangunk Mountains and the majestic Hudson River with historic eleven family-owned wineries.

Shawangunk Wine Trail
+1 845-256-8456

Interior view of Shadowland Theater near Honor’s Haven Retreat

Shadowland Theatre

The Shadowland Theatre is the premiere professional Actors’ Equity theater in the Catskills region. This theatre is known for its compelling plays and musicals, high-quality production values and guest stars.

157 Canal St, Ellenville
+ 1 845-647-5511

Santa statue of Kelder's Farm Market near Honor’s Haven Retreat

Kelder’s Farm Market

Kelder’s Farm and Market is a century-old operation in existence in the community since 1836. Take part in this history by enjoying the broad fields and locally grown flavory farm fun!

5755 U.S. 209
+1 845-626-7137

Sugar Loaf Arts and Craft Village near Honor’s Haven Retreat

Sugar Loaf Art & Craft Village

Historic Sugar Loaf Village is nestled in the scenic Warwick Valley and is an interesting mix of practicing artisans, eclectic shops and fascinating galleries, all established in the early 1700s.

1371 Kings Hwy, Chester, New York
+1 (845) 467-8427

Bottles & glasses of Angry Orchard Hard Cider at Honor’s Haven

Angry Orchard

Soak up the region’s rich history and culture. Sample the seasonal bounty of New Paltz’s many farms, orchards and wineries with the delights of gorgeous gardens and meals.

2241 Albany Post Road
+1 888-845-3311

Headless Horseman Escape Rooms at Honor’s Haven Retreat

Headless Horseman

It is “America’s Scariest Haunted House in the Northeast”. MTV shuttle service available on Friday and Saturday evenings. Arrangements required one week prior to service.

778 Broadway, Route 9W, Ulster Park
+1 845-339-2666

Mohonk Preserve

The Mohonk Preserve protects the Shawangunk Mountains by inspiring people to care for, enjoy, and explore the natural world. They safeguard nearly 7,000 acres of forests, fields, streams, and mountain ridges and welcome 150,000 annual visitors to rock climb, mountain bike, hike, ski, and be in nature. The preserve provides outdoor education and is the site of cutting-edge environmental research.

Kittatinny Canoes – River Trips

Tubing on the crystal clear Delaware River is the thing to do on those hot summer days. Lay back, relax and drift along. Tubing trips with Kittatinny fill an afternoon with cool, clean family fun!

Monticello Gaming & Raceway

40,000 square foot gaming and entertainment complex. Play the slots, enjoy live entertainment and dining facilities.

Woodbury Common Premium Outlets

The regions largest outdoor outlet mall.

Holiday Mountain Ski and Fun Park

From batting cages to bumper boats, mini golf to the bungee trampoline, your little ones will be thrilled by the non-stop summer action! Holiday Mountain also offers trails for skiers of all ability levels. Plus with tubing & night skiing, families can let loose and have fun – even after dark!

Pride of the Hudson Sightseeing Cruises

Come aboard the Pride of the Hudson for a two hour sightseeing cruise along the beautiful Hudson River. A few points of interest include Mt. Beacon, Bannerman Island and Castle, Storm King Mt. and the Catskill Aqueduct. A historical narration of the sights are given in the first half of the cruise.

Resort World Catskills Casino

Resorts World Catskills is an integrated casino-resort featuring 100,000 square feet of gaming including 150 live Las Vegas-style table games, 2,150 slot machines, a poker room and private gaming salons. The resort destination also features an all-suite hotel, Crystal Life Spa, 10 varied bar and restaurant experiences and live entertainment at the 2,500-seat RW Epicenter, bars and lounges.

Aroma Thyme Bistro

Aroma Thyme Bistro has been honored with a Wine Spectator Award, 5 Stars from Nara and A 25 food rating from Zagat.

White Wolf Restaurant & Lounge

Fine dining and pub food on the edge of the Catskills in New York’s Hudson Valley – Napanoch, New York.

Gaby’s Cafe

Gaby’s Café offers only the finest assortment of cuisines, ranging from traditional Mexican dishes to Italian dinners.