New York–Beyond the City–Take a day trip to Mohonk Mountain

If you have never been to New York, you will probably focus all or most of your attention on touring city landmarks, which of course is a life-changing experience, but if you have a day or two to spare, and are the outdoorsy adventurous type, you would definitely enjoy a day hiking or rock scrambling at Mohonk Mountain. It is located on the Shawangunk Ridge, in the Hudson Valley,  a section of the Appalachian Mountains, 90 miles  north of New York City. 
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