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