Awosting Falls Hike

What to expect
  • See Minnewaska State Park and Awosting Falls on a nine mile journey through the scenic area
  • Uncover beautiful mountains and valleys on your hike to and from the falls
  • Enjoy amazing views of the Hudson Valley and take in some of the most famous climbing areas
  • End the day with a perfect view of Awosting Falls and be delighted by the natural beauty it offers
Come enjoy the stunning setting of Minnewaska State Park and Awosting Falls! Your journey of a moderate nine miles begins at the famous glacial Lake Minnewaska. Along the way, expect to see sharply tilted masses of rock, crevices and pinnacles that characterize the Shawangunk Mountains. The ridgeline will afford jaw-dropping views of the Hudson Valley, including some of the most famous climbing areas in the Gunks. Following a bridal path on the way back, your hike takes you to Awosting Falls: the perfect ending to a great day. It's a wonderful experience of wooded trails, stunning views, and a beautiful waterfall.

Note: Please bring lunch, three liters of water, a backpack and snacks. Please wear hiking books and weather-appropriate clothing (bring an extra layer for the high ridge).

This is a Moderate hike. This intensity level will push you with a faster pace and longer distances. This hard work allows you to see more terrain and higher vistas. You will be active for five to eight hours. Prepare for this trip by maintaining your daily fitness regime that includes both cardio and strength.
Key Highlights
Price $79.00 per guest
Duration / Session 10 hours
# Sessions 1
Rating 17 positive reviews
A full refund less a 5% credit card fee will be given only if cancellation notice is provided at least two weeks prior to your scheduled activity. If cancellation notice is provided between two weeks and one week prior to your scheduled activity, a full credit will be provided. A full credit less a $30/person rescheduling fee will be given for rescheduling notice provided between one week prior and 3pm on the Thursday before the scheduled activity date. No refunds or credit will be given for cancellations after 3pm on the the Thursday before your scheduled activity date.

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