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LAKE MINNEWASKA AND GERTRUDE’S NOSE

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HISTORIC HUGUENOT STREET

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CLIMBING TRAPPS

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GOODNOW FAMILY FARM

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WALLKILL VALLEY RAIL TRAIL

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SHAWANGUNK WINE TRAIL

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DOWNTOWN NEW PALTZ

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AWOSTING FALLS

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DAY TRIP TO NYC

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LAKE MINNEWASKA AND GERTRUDE’S NOSE

Take a short walk into Lake Minnewaska State Park and check out the breathtaking views of the lake. Up for more of a challenge? Trek the 6.7 mile hike up to Gertrude’s Nose for panoramic scenery of New York’s Shawangunk Ridge.

Photo by Stanley Zimny.

HISTORIC HUGUENOT STREET

The 10-acre National Historic Landmark District includes a visitor center, seven historic stone houses, a reconstructed 1717 Huguenot church, a replica Munsee wigwam, exhibit and program spaces, archaeological sites, and a burial ground that dates to the very first settlers.

Photo by Historic Huguenot Street.

CLIMBING TRAPPS

Meet the challenge of Shawangunk Ridge, one of the rock climbing capitals of the world. There are climbing routes of various difficulty levels and tour groups are available from New Paltz. Or take it easy on one of our nature walks.

Photo by resdisant.

GOODNOW FAMILY FARM

A domestic only petting farm with many educational opportunities for kids and adults! Go check out their donkeys, bunnies, goats, sheep, and pigs! They come every Thursday 6pm – 8pm during Peak Season!

WALLKILL VALLEY RAIL TRAIL

The Wallkill Valley Rail Trail is one of the most accessible activities for families visiting the Hudson Valley and it’s absolutely free! Destinations include Shawangunk Ridge views, a high-rise rail bridge over Rosendale, and farms with horses and other livestock. Hike, bike, jog, or horseback ride your way through the beautiful scenery!

SHAWANGUNK WINE TRAIL

Explore the Hudson Valley wine region! The Shawangunk Wine Trail snakes through the mountains of the western Hudson Valley and connects several wineries including Ben Marl Winery, Robibero Family Vineyards, Whitecliff Winery, and Brotherhood Winery – the oldest winery in the US.

DOWNTOWN NEW PALTZ

Where craftspeople, outdoors people, foodies, and artists all combine, downtown New Paltz is a one-of-a-kind destination. With dining ranging from award-winning farm-to-table restaurants to family-friendly breakfast bistros and unique shops in every size and variation, the possibilities are endless!

Photo by Katy Silberger.

AWOSTING FALLS

Located in Lake Minnewaska State Park, just a 15-minute drive from our campground gets you to one of New York’s most stunning waterfalls.

Photo by Roy Saplin.

DAY TRIP TO NYC

Hop the MTA from Poughkeepsie to Grand Central Station and take in the sites! The estimated train ride is 1 ½ hours.

Photo by hjjanisch.

AND MORE!

And to name just a few more… Nyquist-Harcourt Animal Sanctuary, Nearby U-Pick Farms, President Franklin D. Roosevelt’s hometown, Eleanor Roosevelt’s childhood home, the Vanderbilt Mansion, numerous Revolutionary War historical sites, the United States Military Academy at West Point, West Point Museum….for more details ask our friendly staff at the Reservation Station.

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Save BIG this fall when you book a stay at Jellystone Park™! 🙌 Whether you're looking to add a Thursday or Sunday night to your stay, or would like to stay 4+ nights, we have a deal for you!⁠⁠
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Choose a deal that fits your needs - like $25 campsites, free nights, and 25% off!⁠⁠
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Click the link in bio to view all of our deals. ❤️
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You may be seeing some leaves 🍁🍂 changing in your neck of the woods...and Jellystone Park™ is THE place to be when colors are in full peak!⁠⁠
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By late September, our Camp-Resort is set to have vibrant reds, oranges, and yellows everywhere you look!⁠⁠
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Find out when the fall foliage will peak near you via the link in our bio. 🗺
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Our water attractions officially close after this weekend! This is your LAST CHANCE to book a family getaway and enjoy access to our Water Zone, lazy river, and swimming pools! 💦⁠⁠
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There's only a few cabins & campsites left for September 17-19!⁠⁠
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Click the link in bio to book now.
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Happy Grandparent's Day! We love helping you make family memories today & everyday. ❤️ ...

Congratulations to Jessica Argent for being this year's "Best Vacation Ever" photo contest winner! We love that you included our entrance sign in the photo! 💕⁠⁠
⁠⁠
Please send us a PM to claim your $250 in camp credit & $100 gift card to @gorumpl! ⁠⁠
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Thank you to all our campers who participated – we can't wait to see what you come up with next year!
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Availability is running low for our Science & Discovery Weekends! Join us this weekend, September 10-12, or next weekend, September 17-19, to take advantage of this theme! These weekends are a great way to ease into the school year. 🍎⁠⁠
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Click the link in bio to check availability and book your stay.
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The first day of fall is only 2 weeks away, but here at Jellystone Park™, we're already getting started on the fall fun! 🍂 Read our latest blog to see why fall camping is a must for you and your family. Link in bio! ...

Happy Labor Day, campers! ...

Our Best Vacation Ever Photo Contest ends this Monday, 9/5! Be sure to enter for your chance to win $250 in camp credit and a $100 gift card to @gorumpl! 📸⁠⁠
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STEPS:⁠⁠
1) Take a photo having your best vacation ever at our Camp-Resort!⁠⁠
2) Share your photo on our Facebook page or post on Instagram with @lazyriverny #lazyriverny and #bestvacationever⁠⁠
3) After Labor Day, we will select 5 finalists and you will vote which photo should be this year's winner!⁠⁠
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Click the link in bio to view the terms & conditions. Start snapping!
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⚠️ ONE CABIN LEFT. ⚠️ WE REPEAT - ONE CABIN LEFT for Labor Day Weekend!⁠⁠
⁠⁠
Book our last Hillside Premium Loft Cabin for this weekend and make the end of summer one to remember.⁠⁠
⁠⁠
Click the link in bio to book now!
...

Looking to spend the day relaxing in the lazy river or splashing in the Water Zone? Next week marks the LAST WEEK of daily activities & attractions!⁠

Book your stay anytime between now and Labor Day to take advantage of these fun water attractions. We have cabins & campsites available starting 8/29!⁠

Click the link in bio to learn more about our water attractions. 💦 We can't wait to wrap up the end of summer with you!
...

12 CABINS LEFT! That's right - there's only 12 cabins left for Labor Day Weekend. 🙌⁠⁠
⁠⁠
Book a stay for September 2-6 or September 3-6 and enjoy access to our Water Zone, lazy river, pools, mini golf course, jumping pillows, playgrounds, and SO. MUCH. MORE.⁠⁠
⁠⁠
Click the link in bio to book your cabin getaway now.
...

The Bears love receiving mail from our happy campers! 💕 ...

It's #NationalDogDay! ⁠⁠
⁠⁠
We PAWS-itively love our 4-legged campers and have pet-friendly cabins and campsites as well as a Bark Park for them to play in! 🐾 ⁠⁠
⁠⁠
Celebrate your furry friend and bring them along on your next camping trip — book one now with the link in our bio! Woof!
...

Whether you’re planning your end of summer camping trip or looking forward to a fall camping getaway, there’s no better time than the present to review steps on how to be the best camper during your vacation.⁠⁠
⁠⁠
Read our guide to camping etiquette via the link in bio!
...

Save BIG this fall when you book a stay at Jellystone Park™! 🙌 Whether you're looking to add a Thursday or Sunday night to your stay, or would like to stay 4+ nights, we have a deal for you!⁠⁠
⁠⁠
Choose a deal that fits your needs - like $25 campsites, free nights, and 25% off!⁠⁠
⁠⁠
Click the link in bio to view all of our deals. ❤️
...

You may be seeing some leaves 🍁🍂 changing in your neck of the woods...and Jellystone Park™ is THE place to be when colors are in full peak!⁠⁠
⁠⁠
By late September, our Camp-Resort is set to have vibrant reds, oranges, and yellows everywhere you look!⁠⁠
⁠⁠
Find out when the fall foliage will peak near you via the link in our bio. 🗺
...

Our water attractions officially close after this weekend! This is your LAST CHANCE to book a family getaway and enjoy access to our Water Zone, lazy river, and swimming pools! 💦⁠⁠
⁠⁠
There's only a few cabins & campsites left for September 17-19!⁠⁠
⁠⁠
Click the link in bio to book now.
...

Happy Grandparent's Day! We love helping you make family memories today & everyday. ❤️ ...

Congratulations to Jessica Argent for being this year's "Best Vacation Ever" photo contest winner! We love that you included our entrance sign in the photo! 💕⁠⁠
⁠⁠
Please send us a PM to claim your $250 in camp credit & $100 gift card to @gorumpl! ⁠⁠
⁠⁠
Thank you to all our campers who participated – we can't wait to see what you come up with next year!
...

Availability is running low for our Science & Discovery Weekends! Join us this weekend, September 10-12, or next weekend, September 17-19, to take advantage of this theme! These weekends are a great way to ease into the school year. 🍎⁠⁠
⁠⁠
Click the link in bio to check availability and book your stay.
...

The first day of fall is only 2 weeks away, but here at Jellystone Park™, we're already getting started on the fall fun! 🍂 Read our latest blog to see why fall camping is a must for you and your family. Link in bio! ...

Happy Labor Day, campers! ...

Our Best Vacation Ever Photo Contest ends this Monday, 9/5! Be sure to enter for your chance to win $250 in camp credit and a $100 gift card to @gorumpl! 📸⁠⁠
⁠⁠
STEPS:⁠⁠
1) Take a photo having your best vacation ever at our Camp-Resort!⁠⁠
2) Share your photo on our Facebook page or post on Instagram with @lazyriverny #lazyriverny and #bestvacationever⁠⁠
3) After Labor Day, we will select 5 finalists and you will vote which photo should be this year's winner!⁠⁠
⁠⁠
Click the link in bio to view the terms & conditions. Start snapping!
...

⚠️ ONE CABIN LEFT. ⚠️ WE REPEAT - ONE CABIN LEFT for Labor Day Weekend!⁠⁠
⁠⁠
Book our last Hillside Premium Loft Cabin for this weekend and make the end of summer one to remember.⁠⁠
⁠⁠
Click the link in bio to book now!
...

Looking to spend the day relaxing in the lazy river or splashing in the Water Zone? Next week marks the LAST WEEK of daily activities & attractions!⁠

Book your stay anytime between now and Labor Day to take advantage of these fun water attractions. We have cabins & campsites available starting 8/29!⁠

Click the link in bio to learn more about our water attractions. 💦 We can't wait to wrap up the end of summer with you!
...

12 CABINS LEFT! That's right - there's only 12 cabins left for Labor Day Weekend. 🙌⁠⁠
⁠⁠
Book a stay for September 2-6 or September 3-6 and enjoy access to our Water Zone, lazy river, pools, mini golf course, jumping pillows, playgrounds, and SO. MUCH. MORE.⁠⁠
⁠⁠
Click the link in bio to book your cabin getaway now.
...

The Bears love receiving mail from our happy campers! 💕 ...

It's #NationalDogDay! ⁠⁠
⁠⁠
We PAWS-itively love our 4-legged campers and have pet-friendly cabins and campsites as well as a Bark Park for them to play in! 🐾 ⁠⁠
⁠⁠
Celebrate your furry friend and bring them along on your next camping trip — book one now with the link in our bio! Woof!
...

Whether you’re planning your end of summer camping trip or looking forward to a fall camping getaway, there’s no better time than the present to review steps on how to be the best camper during your vacation.⁠⁠
⁠⁠
Read our guide to camping etiquette via the link in bio!
...