Golden Hour on the Rail Trail

A photo taken while out with the New Paltz Photo Club from a popular destination along the Wallkill Valley Rail Trail during the golden hour of sunset.

Sunset at the Ridge

A summer sunset over Skytop tower and the Shawangunk Ridge as seen from Butterville Rd., in New Paltz, NY.

Golden Hour at River-to-Ridge II

The golden hour of sunrise on a November morning at the then newly opened 6 mile River-to-Ridge trail loop in New Paltz. This new trail connects the Wallkill Valley Rail Trail and the carriage roads and footpaths of Mohonk Preserve.

November Morning at River-to-Ridge

A view of the fall foliage on the Shawangunk Mountains and surrounding region of New Paltz from the River-to-Ridge trail during the golden hour after sunrise.

Skytop Tower in June (2018)

Mohonk Mountain House’s Skytop Tower, which sits upon the Shawangunk Ridge, as seen from Duck Pond at Mohonk Preserve in Gardiner, NY.

A Day on the Lake

While taking photos of Mohonk Lake at Mohonk Mountain House in New Paltz, I happened to capture a couple spending the day in a row boat while also providing scale of the cliffs that surround the lake.

April Morning at Lake Mohonk

While hiking at Mohonk Mountain House, I decided to try out my new wide angle lens on the shore of Lake Mohonk in New Paltz, NY.

Spring Morning at Skytop Tower

This photo captures a reflection of Skytop Tower at Mohonk Mountain House in the reservoir that sits beside the tower.

April Morning at Mohonk

A landscape shot of the Mohonk Mountain House, Mohonk Lake, and the distant Catskill Mountains from an overlook on one of the trails up to Skytop Tower in New Paltz, NY.

Spring Scene at the Rail Trail

I went out with the New Paltz Photo Club to try to catch a sunset from this location on the rail trail near Boppys Ln. in New Paltz. However, the weather didn’t work out for us

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