1. Sky Top

8.3
Mohonk Mountain House (at 1000 Mountain Rest Rd.), New Paltz, NY
Scenic Lookout · 5 tips and reviews

Joe C.Joe Crobak: incredible views of the gunx and the mountain house.

2. New Paltz Cinemas

6.4
2 New Paltz Plz (at Cherry Hill Rd.), New Paltz, NY
Movie Theater · 11 tips and reviews

Joe C.Joe Crobak: pretty cheap as far as movie theaters go.

3. &grain

8.5
700 North Ave, Garwood, NJ
Café · 17 tips and reviews

Joe C.Joe Crobak: They have Stumptown coffee- supposedly the first place in NJ you can get it.

4. NJT - Cranford Station (RVL)

5.5
North Ave (btw Alden St & Union Ave N), Cranford, NJ
Train Station · 13 tips and reviews

Joe C.Joe Crobak: The platforms have a unique bell system to alert you of arriving trains. Keep an ear out if you're running late

5. Main Street Bistro

8.3
59 Main St, New Paltz, NY
Bistro · 55 tips and reviews

Joe C.Joe Crobak: Make sure to checkout the breakfast specials on the white boards- they always have interesting combinations.

6. Cranford Best Bagels & Deli

8.2
107 South Ave E (North Ave), Cranford, NJ
Bagel Shop · 19 tips and reviews

Joe C.Joe Crobak: Whole wheat everything is delicious.

7. Wallkill View Farm Market

8.4
15 Route 299 West, New Paltz, NY
Farmers Market · 11 tips and reviews

Joe C.Joe Crobak: Open Spring through Fall, this is a great place to pickup local produce, baked goods, or ice cream.

8. Groovy Blueberry Clothing Company

7.3
57 Main St (btwn Church and Chestnut), New Paltz, NY
Boutique · 4 tips and reviews

Joe C.Joe Crobak: Awesome tie-dye selection

9. Mohonk Mountain House

9.0
1000 Mountain Rest Rd, New Paltz, NY
Resort · 53 tips and reviews

Joe C.Joe Crobak: Beautiful scenery and plenty to do - hiking, ice skating, swimming, and more.

10. New Paltz Trailways Bus Terminal

139 Main St (at Prospect St.), New Paltz, NY
Bus Station · 4 tips and reviews

Joe C.Joe Crobak: Tickets sold at the window inside. One-way to NYC is currently $20.50.

11. Rockn' Joe Coffeehouse & Bistro

8.2
20 Prospect St (at North Ave W), Westfield, NJ
Coffee Shop · 29 tips and reviews

Joe C.Joe Crobak: They offer a frequent buyer card- buy 10, get 1 free.

12. The Cranford Hotel Restaurant & Pub

6.8
1 S Union Ave, Cranford, NJ
American Restaurant · 27 tips and reviews

Joe C.Joe Crobak: Beware that the cheddar cheese on the burger is more like cheese wiz than normal cheddar!

13. Village Market and Bakery

7.2
125 Main St, Gardiner, NY
Bakery · 2 tips and reviews

Joe C.Joe Crobak: The sandwiches are delicious. Lots of interesting options from burgers to tofu wraps.

14. Tuthilltown Spirits

8.9
14 Gristmill Ln, Gardiner, NY
Distillery · 16 tips and reviews

Joe C.Joe Crobak: For those of age, the whiskey is great and there's a really cool tour of the distillery. How this place came about is a neat story.

15. Fusion Fire Asian Fondue & Sushi Bar

7.3
3421 Simpson Ferry Rd (at Lower Allen Dr), Camp Hill, PA
Asian Restaurant · 31 tips and reviews

Joe C.Joe Crobak: Rock shrimp tempura is excellent!

16. Minnewaska State Park Preserve

9.4
5281 Route 44-55, Kerhonkson, NY
Trail · 18 tips and reviews

Joe C.Joe Crobak: Tons of hiking from short trails to long. In the summer, there's swimming in some of the likes. Keep an eye out for rock climbers.

17. The Deck

Metuchen, NJ
Other Great Outdoors · 7 tips and reviews

Joe C.Joe Crobak: Watch out for the moose dog!

18. The Turning Point

7.4
137 Central Ave, Westfield, NJ
Breakfast Spot · 27 tips and reviews

Joe C.Joe Crobak: Huevos rancherous are enormous!

19. The Labyrinth Hiking Trail

7.7
Mohonk Mountain House (at 1000 Mountain Rest Rd.), New Paltz, NY
Rock Climbing Spot · 11 tips and reviews

Joe C.Joe Crobak: also known as the "Lemon Squeeze" this hike is short, but a great workout and features some neat views of the lake. It takes you all the way up to Skytop from near the mountain house.

20. a tavola

9.0
46 Main St, New Paltz, NY
Italian Restaurant · 22 tips and reviews

Joe C.Joe Crobak: Homemade bread, delicious food, intriguing cocktails. We shared one dish from each of the three courses -- they were all delicious. Just wish I had room for dessert!

21. Kilkenny House Restaurant & Pub

8.7
112 South Ave E, Cranford, NJ
Bar · 29 tips and reviews

Joe C.Joe Crobak: The Kilkenny cream ale is pretty good (similar to a boddingtons). The Cajun chicken sandwich is also very tasty with a good spicy kick.

22. Dressel Farms

8.0
271 State Route 208, New Paltz, NY
Farm · 7 tips and reviews

Joe C.Joe Crobak: Pick your own apples or pumpkins.

23. Buttery Bake Shoppe

8 Eastman St (at North Ave W), Cranford, NJ
Bakery · 1 tips and reviews

Joe C.Joe Crobak: Great breads, donuts, rolls, and pastries. Ask them to slice your bread if you're buying a loaf.

24. Wawa

8.2
1300 Route 22, Pohatcong Township, NJ
Gas Station · 7 tips and reviews

Joe C.Joe Crobak: Air pump is free

25. Barone Ricasoli, Castello di Brolio

7.8
Località Brolio, Gaiole in Chianti, Tuscany
Vineyard · 6 tips and reviews

Joe C.Joe Crobak: The tour of the castle and museum is well worth the extra €3!

26. Publick House

899 Mountain Ave (at Woodland Ave), Mountainside, NJ
Pub · 11 tips and reviews

Joe C.Joe Crobak: burger is very tasty and comes with great fries.

27. Wallkill Valley Rail Trail

8.6
New Paltz, NY
Trail · 6 tips and reviews

Joe C.Joe Crobak: From Rosendale to Gardner, this is a fun and relaxing trail alongside the Wallkill River. There's a neat bridge north of New Paltz.

28. Walkway Over the Hudson State Historic Park

9.4
Poughkeepsie Railroad Bridge, Poughkeepsie, NY
Scenic Lookout · 51 tips and reviews

Joe C.Joe Crobak: An old bridge that was converted to a walkway/bikeway. Spectacular views of the Hudson river and surrounding areas.