Not only is Jellystone Park™ an amazing place to get away for your vacation, there are tons of local attractions to explore during your stay! The area surrounding our Camp-Resort is filled with fun and exciting things to do and see – such as Minnewaska State Park! Only a 15 minute drive northwest of the park, there’s no shortage of things to do once you’re in this breathtaking area. Keep reading for inspiration on what you can do at this state park!

1. Waterfalls

It’s not every day you get to experience waterfalls like this! Make sure to visit Awosting Falls during your trip to Minnewaska State Park – the short hike is perfect for all ages. This 60 foot tall waterfall is a great destination point to sit and relax with family and friends by the water.

2. Hiking

Grab your hiking boots and gear – it’s time for a full day of exercise while taking in gorgeous views! Minnewaska State Park has plenty of hiking trails perfect for both beginners and experienced hikers. Check out the different paths available here.

3. Biking

Looking to experience everything this state park has to offer without being on your feet all day? Lucky for you, biking trails are available throughout the park. Don’t forget to wear your helmet and stay on the designated trails!

4. Swimming

After a long day of exploring, it’s time to unwind with a relaxing day on the water! Grab your friends and pack your swimsuits for some fun-in-the-sun at this natural park. Swimming is available at Lake Minnewaska and Lake Awosting when life guards are on duty – view hours here.

5. Cross Country Skiing

The Minnewaska State Park is open for both sunny and snow-filled days! Grab your equipment and enjoy cross country skiing at your own pace. Don’t forget to take in the breathtaking views of the mountains! View the trails here.

Be sure to make the most out of your visit to Minnewaska State Park by checking out their website!