A New (Paltz) Adventure

Just under two hours from Hoboken, this adorable town is nestled into the mountains of upstate NY and has so much to offer!


Being a teacher, I have gone on vacation for nearly every Spring Break I've had! So this year, when Andrew and I did not have a big trip planned, we decided we had to go somewhere, even if it was a "staycation". Hoboken Girl, which any resident in the area knows is the Bible of happenings in the Hoboken/Jersey City area, posted about a quaint and newly-renovated B&B called Watergrasshill up in New Paltz, NY. We decided to check it out and explore the surroundings for a night.


Hiking Mohonk Preserve was challenging but so worth the push!

We headed up to New Paltz early on a Saturday morning and went straight to Mohonk preserve before doing anything else. We heard this hike was incredible and did not want to waste a minute before getting started. We parked the car and set off. it was sunny and hot which was unusual for April so we were sweaty messes! The trail is not the most clear and we did get lost a bit in the begninning...