Saturday, October 9, 2021

Spend the first half of the day hiking on the trails of Minnewaska State Park Preserve, with it beautiful glacial lakes and sweeping ridge views. Then, enjoy the rest of the afternoon at a local orchard, picking apples and pumpkins.

Level: Relaxed (Learn More)

Mileage: 4.5 miles

Elevation Gain: 500 feet


The North Face, UWS

Check-in Time: 6:45 am

Departure Time: 7:00 am

Return Time: Approximately 5:30 pm


Out of stock


  • Hiking boots
  • Weather-appropriate, moisture-wicking, athletic clothing (no cotton)
  • Wool or synthetic socks (no cotton)
  • Hat
  • Sunglasses


  • Lunch
  • Ample Snacks
  • At least two (2) liters of water
  • Backpack
  • Cash for apples, pumpkins, and treats at the orchard
  • Sunscreen
  • Bug spray
  • Extra layers to adjust for changing weather conditions
  • Extra pair of wool socks
  • Trekking poles (optional)
  • A change of clothes for the ride back (optional)