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 you find interesting. To assist you in planning your stay at Honor’s Haven, we have put together several day trip options for you to optimally experience all the area has to offer.
Minnewaska State Park Preserve
Come visit Minnewaska State Park Preserve, one of the most unique and beautiful parks in New York State, featuring numerous waterfalls, three crystalline sky lakes, more cliff-edge views than we can mention, and world-class rock climbing. You can also experience 35 miles of carriageway and 25 miles of footpaths on which to bike, walk, hike and simply enjoy.
Sam’s Point Dwarf Pine Ridge 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 to High Point State Park and the Kittatinnies in the southwest. According to The Nature Conservancy, the majestic views and unique landscapes of Sam’s Point represent one of the best examples of a ridgetop dwarf pine barrens in the world.
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.
Owned by Linda and Bob Klipper for 25 years, Braden Brook Stables provides safe rides and a good time – you can’t beat that!
The diverse and scenic shaded, country trails wind through streams, fields, and a lush pine forest.
You will find yourself riding over and through country bridges, blueberry patches, and open fields at the base of the Shawangunk Mountains.