Sunday, August 21, 2022

Mohonk Preserve Overcliff and Crevice

Mohonk Mountain House & Preserve
Ulster Co.,
New York

Hiking Trails:
Lenape Lane (Carriage Road)
Forest Drive (Carriage Road)
Birchen Trail: Red blaze
Staircliff Path: Red Blaze
Labyrinth Trail: Red Blaze
Sky Top Road (Carriage Road)
Sky Top Path
Spring Path
Duck Pond Trail: Red blaze

Total Time: 3:45 hours
Estimated Distance: 5.6 Miles

Pros: Scenic area, great scrambles and views
Cons: Busy area at skytop and scrambles
Hike Type: Eight Loop
Level of Difficulty: Very Moderate

Hiking Partners:
Elisha Friedman
Joseph Friedman

Google Maps of Parking:

Map of the Route

Spring Farm

Crevice on the Undercliff Trail

View Ascending the Undercliff Trail

Undercliff Trail

Ascending the Labyrinth Trail Towards the Crevice

Entering the Crevice

View from Sky Top Above the Crevice, Facing South

Standing Above the Crevice

View from Sky Top Tower, Facing Northeast

Mohonk Mountain House and Mohonk Lake from Sky Top

View East Towards New Paltz from Sky Top

Eagle Cliff from Cliff

Sky Top Tower

Gazebo Overlooking Mohonk Lake

Mohonk Mountain House

Duck Pond

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