On Saturday Jordan and I made a decision to go on a Gravel Adventure down within the Catskills! We drove the 1.5 hours to Mohonk Preserve to trip a few of the bike-friendly trails. It was an exquisite day, so everybody else had the identical thought. We drove across the space searching for a parking spot for about 30 minutes till we discovered one on the Mohonk Visitor Center. I went inside and one of many staff beneficial a pleasant 12-mile route for us!
It concerned a tiny little bit of highway using to get to the place to begin of the Undercliff Trail, however completely price it. The gravel carriage trails at Mononk are PERFECT for our gravel bikes. The trails had been a bit crowded with individuals close to the trailheads, however as soon as we rode additional it out was quiet.
Eventually, we discovered ourselves proper subsequent to the Mohonk Mountain House, an beautiful resort resort constructed on the mountain.
The trails within the surrounding space had been simply lovely! We stopped at Cope’s Lookout for some wonderful views.
We took Laurel Ledge and Overcliff Rd again to the place to begin, each of which had been attractive carriage trails.
It was a improbable day at Mohonk. We have to discover this space extra typically, it’s so lovely!
Mohonk Preserve Gravel Ride
Distance 14.6 mi
Elevation 1,100 ft
Total elapsed time 1 hr, 56 minutes
For extra data on the trip test it out on Komoot.