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Sep 23, 2016
Traveling with my girlfriend to visit family around thanksgiving. Would love to hit the gunks for a couple days, what is te weather normally like there? It's been too long since I've lived in the area to remember thanksgiving temps.. Mike-Mayhem
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Sep 23, 2016
Found this searching for "gunks thanksgiving" ;-)

mountainproject.com/v/gunksgiv...

For what's it's worth, the MUA is now closed so your only camping options are stealth or paying at one of the local campgrounds (there's another thread about camping options in the New Paltz area a few posts down).
Kevin Heckeler
From Upstate New York
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Sep 23, 2016
No worries about camping, I have family less than an hour away :D Mike-Mayhem
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Sep 23, 2016
Some years it's nice (40s or even 50s), others it's cold and snowy. Hard to say. If you don't mind climbing in the low 40s and stick to single pitch good chance you'll be fine. Logan Schiff
From Brooklyn, NY
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Sep 23, 2016
It really depends (and most strongly on sunshine), but this year? I'd put money that we'll be climbing in short sleeves if not shorts. JSH
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Sep 23, 2016
I would plan on bouldering and get on routes if you luck out with the weather. Tylerpratt
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Sep 23, 2016
From what I have seen and read of the weather predictions the rest of country is going to have a hot winter and New England+ New York will have a average if not colder winter. Tylerpratt
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