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Come for the Gateway, stay for the Oak Allée

The Oak Allée (path between mature oak trees) is exquisite in any season, but especially the Fall... read more

Reviewed 29 April 2018
ValleyFor
Admire from a distance

It's a nice landmark, but there is not much to see. you can just see it while driving to the top of... read more

Reviewed 19 January 2017
Nicole H
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28 Apr 2018
“Come for the Gateway, stay for the Oak Allée”
18 Jan 2017
“Admire from a distance”
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Reviewed 29 April 2018

The Oak Allée (path between mature oak trees) is exquisite in any season, but especially the Fall. Worth the visit.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank ValleyFor
Reviewed 19 January 2017

It's a nice landmark, but there is not much to see. you can just see it while driving to the top of the hill where an incredible, and I mean incredible view of the Mountain Range : " the Gunks" await you. Should you decide...More

Date of experience: January 2017
4  Thank Nicole H
Reviewed 24 October 2016

When we were there (October, 2016) the gate was under maintenance and we were not allowed to to through. It looks like most visitor came here, took a snapshot and left. We actually drove to the other side of the gateway (near Lenape Lane and...More

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank Yuting_13
Reviewed 26 April 2016

Having lived adjacent to the Testimonial Gateway for 33 years, I have to remind myself how lucky I am to be this close. However, anyone planning to come see this beautiful place, please remember to NOT park on the roadway. Hopefully, the future parking lots...More

Date of experience: April 2016
3  Thank Toothfairy17
Reviewed 5 January 2016

I wanted to see what this was after going on trip advisor. So my boyfriend and I went. We parked on the side of the road, you can't miss it when you drive by. Then it was a walk to where the gateway was. Once...More

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank BrieV
Reviewed 28 December 2015 via mobile

There is nothing quite like this. It's an interesting structure but it's somewhat dilapidated. Looks like renovations may be underway. When you pass it you are taken to a pleasant tree lined path and parkland. The tower at mohonk mountain house can be seen in...More

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank schmutaki
Reviewed 12 December 2015

A beautiful site and just a short walk from the road was there this fall as the leaves were turning and had a great time with the camera.

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank Butchf52
Reviewed 16 November 2015

Visited on a overcast November day. I have a old post card of the gateway when it was in use so we had to stop and see the place. The building is closed. The architecture and construction is cool to see, not much is built...More

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank steve B
Reviewed 23 July 2013

its a great old building that leads to a wonderful line of trees with views of the gunks. if your pressed for time or its too hot or cold its worth a quick walk.

Date of experience: July 2013
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There is limited places to park best to find a spot so that all your wheels are off the roadway and not causing a traffic hazard to avoid a possible ticket.I have never had a problem pulling off in the area of the entrance... More
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