Long Hike to Swim at Lake Awosting | Sam Point’s Visitor Center

Date/Time
Date(s) - 08/18/2018
9:00 am - 6:00 pm


Start the weekend off with a great journey into the heart of Minnewaska! Join us on this long and adventurous hike to see highlights including Verkeerderkill Falls, Mud Pond, and the crystal-clear Lake Awosting where we will eat lunch and go for a swim. This hike is approximately 12 miles long, round-trip, with only three miles on a carriage road and the rest on a footpath. Participants must wear appropriate shoes and bring a backpack with plenty of water, snacks, and lunch. This outing is recommended for hikers over the age of 16. All children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian over the age of 18. Meet at the Sam’s Point Visitor Center. Pre-registration is required by calling Sam’s Point at 845-647-7989.

Minnewaska State Park Preserve
400 Sam’s Point Road
Craagsmoor, NY

(845) 647-7989