Our Nature & Outdoors events allow our guests to develop a deeper understanding of and respect for the natural world around them. We invite environmental experts from various fields to lead workshops, tours, lectures, and classes throughout the year.
Upcoming Nature & Outdoor Events
Wonders of the Autumn Sky
November 12, 2017
Explore the hidden treasures of the autumn sky. Learn everything you need to know about meteor showers, pointing out planets, and expected total eclipses in the years to come.
This Year's Best Shooting Stars
December 13, 2017
Observe the Geminid meteor, one of the most prolific meteor showers of the year with astonomer Bob Berman. Learn about the mysteries of the universe and the marvels of the cosmos in his exciting lecture.
The Solstice from Mohonk
December 21, 2017
Celebrate this year’s winter solstice at Mohonk with astronomer Bob Berman as he provides introductions and little-known facts on this celestial event.
May 13 – 17, 2018
Join hiking enthusiasts from around the world for one of Mohonk’s longest running traditions.
Birding & Spring Nature
May 18 – 20, 2018
Join environmental educators and birding experts who will lead bird walks and nature hikes filled with springtime discoveries.
June 10 – 14, 2018 August 20 – 24, 2018 November 26 – 30, 2018
Discover local plants, animals, and natural communities through exciting outdoor and indoor programs.
Night of the Shooting Stars
August 12, 2018
Preview tonight’s meteor shower with Bob Berman, one of the best-known and most widely-read astronomers in the world.
August 26 – 31, 2018
Join gardening and greenhouse experts for lectures, hands-on workshops and demonstrations. This exciting week of events culminates in our annual Victorian Garden Party.
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A Tradition of Environmental Stewardship
Since our founding in 1869, Mohonk Mountain House has maintained its commitment to the conservation of wildlife and the environment. Recognized by the United Nations Environment Programme for “generations of dedicated leadership and commitment to the protection and enhancement of the environment,” we are honored to share our passion and appreciation for the environment with our guests.