Get active in nature! There are many fun outdoor activities to join in on at Moss Rock Festival, like:

Guided Hikes
Climbing Wall
Rope Bridge


Join the Friends of Moss Rock Preserve as they lead Interpretive Hikes in the 350 acre Moss Rock Preserve (nature preserve) adjacent to The Preserve neighborhood and festival site.


Sign up & meet up
Sign up and meet up for all hikes at the Friends of Moss Rock Preserve Booth 347 located at the top of the Orange Row.

Hikes Schedule

Introduction to the Moss Rock Preserve
11:00 am – Saturday & Sunday

Moss Rock Backcountry Tour
1:00 pm – Saturday & Sunday

Moss Rock Backcountry Tour – Hike to boulder formations, waterfalls and other landmarks in the parks backcountry. 2-3 miles roundtrip. A significant amount of natural history interpretation will be given during the first section of the hike. Participants who would like a shorter walk can stop in the Boulderfield-Hidden Falls area near the start of the hike and return on their own. Distance to Hidden Falls and back to the festival is 3/4 miles roundtrip.

Download the Moss Rock plant and animal species list.

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Test your vertical climbing ability on Mountain High Outfitters’‘s rock climbing wall. Located on the Village Green near the pool & Town Hall.


Kids can build confidence as they maneuver across this rope bridge challenge created by Boy Scout Pack and Troop 93. Located between the WonderKid Studios on the south end of the Village Green and Blue Row to the east.