Here are some of our favorite local finds, from wineries and distilleries to restaurants and markets to scenic hikes.
Where to Eat
The Roost – Casual, perfectly prepared diner and pub classics with draft beer and wines by the glass. Great food with a friendly atmosphere.
The Spy – The reincarnation of The Northern Spy, a local favorite for years. Enjoy pub favorites and seasonal specials, along with an extensive full bar.
Friends & Family II Hillside Restaurant – Beautifully prepared continental cuisine using many local, seasonal ingredients. Their hors d’oeuvres are a mainstay at our wine tastings!
Where to Shop
Emmanuel’s Marketplace – Locally-owned supermarket with all the essentials, plus a great selection of hard-to-find ingredients.
Sweetpea – Amazing local boutique with hundreds of gorgeous handmade crafts and fascinating antique finds.
What to Do
Tuthilltown Spirits – New York’s first legal distillery since Prohibition! Take a tour of this beautiful distillery and learn about how some of our favorite spirits are made.
Arrowood Farms – Beautiful farm brewery in Accord, NY. Grab a tasting flight and some snacks and take a walk through a gorgeous hop field.
Mohonk Preserve – Gorgeous hiking, biking, and climbing in the Shawangunk Ridge.
Minnewaska State Park – More beautiful, scenic hikes in the ‘Gunks.
Where to Stay
Captain Schoonmaker’s Bed & Breakfast – Gorgeous, beautifully maintained 1760 stone house named for its original owner, Revolutionary War hero Captain Frederick Schoonmaker.
Elmrock Inn – Picturesque bed & breakfast and event venue situated in a beautiful 1770 farmhouse.