Brooks Parcel

Situated at the summit of the Rock Hill Preserve, and visible from Copes Lookout near the Mohonk Mountain House, this stunning parcel was long on the target list of the Shawangunk Parcel. This precious parcel was purchased in 2020 and is now protected from future development. The story is told in The Shawangunk Watch, Summer, […]

The Shawangunk Conglomerate

Our most recent project, this enchanting 71 acre parcel located in the northern Shawangunks became available in 2021. The Shawangunk Conservancy started fundraising immediately and our membership came through! The Mohonk Preserve contributed greatly and has taken possession (50% of the project cost!). You can read all about in the Shawangunk Watch, Fall/Winter, 2020 and […]

Alder Lane

A small but absolutely critical “gateway” parcel of land on Alder lane was acquired by The Shawangunk Conservancy. This acquisition is one of the keys to the permanent protection of a large area around Stony kill Falls on the northern border of Minnewaska State Park. See article in Shawangunk Watch, August 2017 Shawangunk-Watch-August-2017.pdf