Info & TIPS from locals
For breakfast options try the popular Main Street Bistro (the Zoo Canoe is a must try!), The Mudd Puddle or The Ridge Tea & Spice Shop (they have the best teas in town!)
For lunch, try the one and only "My Cousin Luca" sandwich at Russo's Deli or try a hot panini at Lola's Cafe! Don't miss Huckleberry for some local eats and Burger Box for some giant burgers and fries for the table!
For dinner, head to Huguenot Street where you'll find Garvan's and their sister restaurant Maggie Mae's! Don't miss A Tavola for some delicious Italian dishes! Check out The Lemon Squeeze for some nice drinks and piano entertainment!
Got a sweet tooth? Head over to Krause's Chocolates or Lagusta's Luscious Café for some homemade chocolates and sweet treats!
You're here to enjoy the great outdoors so why not get around on a bike?! Try one of these local bike shops or rentals.
Shop downtown New Paltz! You won't want to miss Cocoon, Ryan Cronin Gallery or Water St. Market! Don't forget Barner Books and the Inquiring Minds Bookstore, especially if you're a bookworm!
Want to add some fun pieces to your wardrobe? Try Handmade, Verde, Eden Boutique or Rock Candy Vintage.
Need some equipment or gear for your outdoor activities? Try the Bicycle Rack, Rock & Snow, or Bicycle Depot.
Into some alternative stuff? Check out The Awareness Shop, Dragon Realm or Ritualist. Head down Church St. and visit Gunks Gaming Guild & Cafe for a Dungeons and Dragons themed cafe and a huge selection of board games!
life in the wild
Take a beautiful walk, bike or horseback ride on the River to Ridge Trail (locals hint: there's more to the trail than meets the eye ;)
There are SO many amazing trails to choose from! Go to Minnewaska or Mohonk Preserve - they rate the difficulty of the trails for you.
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