Special Attractions near the Shawangunk Wine Trail

Here are some great things to do and see while you’re visiting the Shawangunk Wine Trail.

Hurds Family Farm

2187 State Rte. 32, Modena, NY 12548

About: Plant the Memories, Harvest the Fun at this award-winning 7th generation NYS Century Farm. Open 3 seasons with 20+ interactive outdoor activities, and Harvest Your Own Barnside salad in summer, apples & pumpkins in autumn, and Christmas trees & wreaths in winter. Visit facebook/web for special events, like Santa Skydiving!
Open: 9am-5pm


Independent Helicopters

1032 1st Street, Bldg. 118, New Windsor, NY 12553

About: Whether you’ve always wanted to tour the Hudson Valley from the air or learn how to become a helicopter pilot, Independent Helicopters can help. Providing tours, aerial photography, charter and flight instruction to the Hudson Valley and Capital Region.
Open: Every day, 8am-5pm

Kelders Farm and U Pick

Kelder’s Farm

5755 Rte. 209, Kerhonkson, NY 12446

About: Visit our 200-year-old family farm! Take part in this history by enjoying the broad fields and soaring cliffs of our beautiful valley. U-pick fruits and vegetables from apples to zucchini. Farm market, CSA, birthday parties, groups, petting zoo, jumping pillow, corn maze, mini-gold, food and festivals. Year-round, seasonal hours.
Open: May-October: 10am-6pm daily. Call for winter hours.


Magnanini Farm Winery

172 Strawridge Road, Wallkill, NY 12589

About: After visiting the Winery and tasting our wines, enjoy dining in our Winery Restaurant overlooking the picturesque vineyards. We offer a 6-course dinner, Northern Italian Cuisine, served family-style in a European atmosphere.
Open: April Until December.
Saturday 6-7pm wine tasting with dinner at 7pm, reservations required. Sunday 12-1pm wine tasting with dinner at 1pm.
Please call for reservations.


Milea Estate Vineyard

46 Rymph Road, Staatsbugh, NY 12580

About: Milea Estate Vineyard is a new winery with a deep-rooted history in the Hudson Valley. The team at Milea Estate Vineyard is dedicated to bringing the unique terroir of the Hudson River Region from vine to glass by crafting honest and accessible wines.
Open: Mon-Fri 8am-5pm

Mohonk Preserve

3197 Route 44/55, Gardiner, NY 12525

About: Encompassing over 8,500 acres, including cliffs, forests, fields, ponds and streams, and 100+ miles of carriage roads/ trails for hiking, running, biking, horseback riding, and cross-country skiing. Our internationally-renowned Gunks cliffs offer over 1,000 technical rock climbing routes. Day passes and memberships are available.
Open: 9am-5pm, Daily; check website for some holiday closures.


Oceane Vineyards

973.278.2274 Ext 12
1661 Kings Highway, Chester, NY 10918

About: Oceane Vineyards is a boutique vineyard and winery set on a historic property with over 100 acres of breathtaking views. The vineyard grows Pinot Noir, Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc, Chardonnay, Pinot Grigio, Riesling varieties along with the Hibernal and Traminette hybrid grapes.
Open: Fri: 12pm-7pm, Sat: 12pm-8pm, Sun: 12pm-6pm


Orange County Distillery

19B Maloney Lane, Goshen, NY 10924

About: Located on a fifth-generation farm in the black dirt region of Orange County, New York, we are a true farm-to-bottle craft distillery. Our focus is on quality, not quantity. We grow everything on our farm that we need to produce quality spirits. Quality ingredients, small batches, hands-on processes.
Open: Mon-Sun 12pm-5pm

Sugar Loaf Art & Crafts Village

1371 Kings Highway, Sugar Loaf, NY 10918

About: A community of artisans & boutique shops, surrounded by wineries & apple orchards nestled under Sugar Loaf Mountain. Discover shopping the way it used to be, meet the artists, many living and working in barns and buildings dating back to the 1700’s with a unique selection of handmade art, crafts and gifts.
Hours: Check website for shop hours. Closed Mon-Tues.

The Falcon

1348 Route 9W, Marlboro, NY 12542

About: We present the finest in live music from around the world! Overlooking the beautiful Marlboro Falls. Music & Art shows every Thursday, Friday & Saturday. Excellent Food & Drink served. Visit our website for details and schedule. Jazz, Blues, Folk, Soul, World, Classical, Roots, etc. The Falcon could be the perfect place for your special catered event.
Open: Doors, bar and restaurant 5:30pm, music at 7pm; Sun brunch with live music, 10am-2pm

The Shops at Jones Farm

190 Angola Rd., Cornwall, NY 12518

About: Celebrating 101 years in business! We are a multi-faceted farm with a Bakery, Gift Shop, Ladies Apparel, Picture Framing and Gallery. Our working farm grows fruit & vegetables, featuring hayrides to the pick-your-own pumpkins on weekends. Animals for the children to see. Observation beehive. Welcome!
Open: 8am-6pm weekdays; 8am-5pm weekends

Tuthilltown Spirits Distillery and Restaurant

14 Gristmill Lane, Gardiner, NY 12525

About: Tour & taste at New York’s first whiskey distillery since Prohibition. Products include Hudson Whiskeys from local grains & Indigenous Vodkas from local apples, plus Cassis, Bitters, and special releases. Also, whiskey-cured barrels, T-shirts, gift baskets and more. Enjoy expertly crafted cocktails and delicious dishes in our restaurant.
Open: Mon-Sat, 11am-6pm; Sun, 12pm-6pm


Wallkill View Farm

15 Rt. 299 West, New Paltz, NY 12561

About: A four-season farm market with fresh fruits and vegetables, a delicious bakery, and specialty foods all year long. A complete garden center in spring. Our famous sweet corn in summer. Pick-your-own pumpkins, hay rides, and a corn maze in the fall. Christmas trees, wreaths, gifts, and poinsettias at Christmas time.
Open: March-Dec: 9am-6:30pm, Daily