3 Reasons to Visit High Falls

Because High Falls is such a small region in upstate New York, it usually does not take very long to see and do everything in the area. Despite this, most people visit because of the peaceful environment and to stay at a wonderful High Falls Bed and Breakfast. If you're looking to visit High Falls and its neighboring cities, below are 3 great reasons to do so.

1. Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art
State University of New York at New Paltz
1 Hawk Drive
New Paltz, New York 12561
(845) 257-3844

The Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art is located on the campus of State University of New York at New Paltz. In addition to being located on a gorgeous and scenic campus, many people visit the museum to check out its art collection from around the world. Although there are many classical and traditional paintings, you can also check out their extensive African sculpture and mask collection as well as their collection of Australian bark paintings. The museum brings in new exibits and collections on a monthly basis. International as well as local artists showcase their works here. Ask for directions from any staff member at a High Falls Inn.

2. High Falls Food Co-Op Inc
1398 State Rte 213

High Falls, New York 12440
(845) 687-7262

The High Falls Food Co-Op is the perfect place to go if you're looking to get fresh food and produce in High Falls. If you've grown tired of the processed and treated food items that are served up at most grocery stores, the High Falls Food Co-Op is the place for you. In addition to fresh produce, it sells packaged and bulk organic food items that are tasty. The store cooks up fresh vegetarian specials that rotate throughout the week. Although it is possible to join the food Co-Op for a monthly rate, you can also purchase select items when you're not a member. If you want a discount, you can work 3 hours a month and get 10 percent off all of your purchases. This is ideal for vacationers who live in New York state.

3. New Paltz Golf Course
215 Huguenot St.
New Paltz, New York 12561

If you want to stay active during your trip to High Falls, the New Paltz Golf Course is the perfect place for you. It's a 9-hole public course. All of the holes offer breathtaking views of the Shawangunk Mountains. The grounds are carefully manicured throughout the week, making sure that you're playing on only the best quality holes. There's an on-site restaurant that serves wonderful meals and drinks. Many people stop in here after a long day on the links.