Awosting Falls via Sunset Carriageway Trail at Minnewaska State Park Preserve in Gardiner, New York is a moderate 2.1-mile out-and-back hike featuring a vista point multiple waterfalls, including Awosting Falls.
The trail is gravel, well marked, and heads down to several smaller waterfalls before continuing down further to the larger waterfall -- Awosting Falls. The hike is suitable for kids and families. The park as a whole is beautiful and there's a good amount of trails to choose from, just prepare for it to be busy if you're going on the weekend.
Fee: The fee for parking at Minnewaska is $10 per car.
Parking: Parking can be found at the coordinates provided in the upper lot.
Pets: Leashed dogs are allowed on the trail.
Facilities: Near the parking lot there are porta-potties available, as well as a picnic area.