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Park Title Region State Length Difficultysort icon Features Dogs Trailhead GPS Coordinates Total views
Saxon Woods Park Saxon Woods Park Southern Loop Westchester County NY 2.7 miles Easy Public Transportation Allowed on leash 40.977954,-73.745298 10,397
Rockefeller State Park Preserve Pocantico Hills Loop Walk Westchester County NY 5.7 miles Easy Views Allowed on leash 41.092548,-73.856664 18,849
Hudson Highlands State Park Arden Point and Glenclyffe (Garrison, N.Y.) East Hudson Highlands NY 3.7 miles Easy
Views
Public Transportation
Allowed on leash 41.380049,-73.94699 29,403
Cranberry Lake Preserve Cranberry Lake Preserve Loop Westchester County NY 3 miles Easy
Waterfall
Historic feature
No Dogs 41.081923,-73.755898 42,007
Van Cortlandt Park Van Cortlandt Park New York City NY 3 miles Easy
Views
Public Transportation
Historic feature
Allowed on leash 40.889574,-73.898324 14,837
Old Croton Aqueduct State Historic Park Old Croton Aqueduct from Tarrytown to Yonkers Westchester County NY 9 miles Easy
Views
Public Transportation
Historic feature
Allowed on leash 41.066798,-73.860312 31,082
Mohonk Preserve Undercliff/Overcliff Carriage Roads Loop Shawangunk Mountains NY 5 miles Easy
Views
Fees
Bikes allowed
Allowed on leash 41.742371,-74.199944 14,831
Tallman Mountain State Park Long Path/Bike Path Loop in Tallman Mountain State Park Rockland County NY 4.3 miles Easy Views Allowed on leash 41.029138,-73.916493 18,928
Sylvan Glen Park Preserve Sylvan Glen Park Preserve Short Loop Westchester County NY 3 miles Easy
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Historic feature
No Dogs 41.29975, -73.85246 7,638
Rockefeller State Park Preserve Rockwood Hall at Sleepy Hollow Westchester County NY 2.1 miles Easy
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Historic feature
Allowed on leash 41.126694,-73.87207 27,990
Marshlands Conservancy Along Long Island Sound in Marshlands Conservancy Westchester County NY 1 miles Easy
Views
Public Transportation
No Dogs 40.955971,-73.703262 11,028
Koegel Park Koegel Park via the North County Trailway Westchester County NY 2.9 miles Easy Public Transportation No Dogs 41.348851,-73.760233 7,515
Hunter Brook Linear Park Hunter Brook Linear Park Westchester County NY 2.9 miles Easy
Views
Woods
No Dogs 41.276968,-73.845592 6,824
Kennedy Dells County Park Kennedy Dells County Park Loop Hike Rockland County NY 2.4 miles Easy
Views
Waterfall
Allowed on leash 22,571
Hudson Highlands Nature Museum Outdoor Discovery Center Family Friendly Pond Quest Trail at Hudson Highlands Nature Museum Storm King and Black Rock Forest NY 0.5 miles Easy
Views
Handicap Accessible
No Dogs 41.42207,-74.03458 6,178
Hudson Highlands Nature Museum Outdoor Discovery Center Family Friendly Field Quest Trail at Hudson Highlands Nature Museum Storm King and Black Rock Forest NY 0.5 miles Easy
Views
Handicap Accessible
Historic feature
No Dogs 41.42207,-74.03458 5,647
Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks Green Pond/Boston Mine Shorter Loop from Route 106 Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks NY 2.8 miles Easy
Views
Historic feature
Woods
Allowed on leash 41.234516, -74.148972 16,283
Granite Knolls Park Granite Knolls Easy Loop Westchester County NY 3.5 miles Easy Woods Allowed on leash 41.32459, -73.82486 17,573
Bronx River Parkway Reservation Bronx River Pathway Westchester County NY 9.8 miles Easy
Views
Public Transportation
Allowed on leash 41.072014,-73.768624 13,342
John Boyd Thacher State Park Cliff Edge Overlook and Indian Ladder via the Long Path and Escarpment Trails Other NY NY 5.7 miles Easy
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Waterfall
Historic feature
Woods
Allowed on leash 42.638692, -74.015090 7,211
John Boyd Thacher State Park Hang Glider Overlook and High Point Overlook via the Long Path Other NY NY 4.45 miles Easy
Views
Woods
Allowed on leash 42.666399, -74.030366 4,823
Catskill Park Catskills Frick Pond Loop Via Quick Lake, Big Rock and Loggers Loop Trails Catskills NY 2.2 miles Easy Views Allowed off leash 41.951020, -74.707197 1,975
Fahnestock State Park Catfish Loop Trail Fahnestock State Park NY 4.9 miles Easy to Moderate Views Allowed on leash 41.420722,-73.868799 16,837
Teatown Lake Reservation Teatown Lake/Northwest Trail/Hidden Valley Loop Westchester County NY 4.5 miles Easy to Moderate Views Allowed on leash 41.211169,-73.827353 11,287
Westchester Wilderness Walk Westchester Wilderness Walk (Pound Ridge, New York) Westchester County NY 6 miles Easy to Moderate
Views
Woods
Allowed on leash 41.17607,-73.599472 13,637
Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks Dater Mountain Nature Park and Harriman State Park Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks NY 6 miles Easy to Moderate
Views
Waterfall
Public Transportation
Allowed on leash 41.171523,-74.176737 48,012
Mohonk Preserve and Mohonk Mountain House Spring Farm to North Lookout at Mohonk Preserve Shawangunk Mountains NY 8 miles Easy to Moderate
Views
Fees
Historic feature
No Dogs 41.795208,-74.128532 10,269
Buttermilk Falls County Park Buttermilk Falls in Rockland County Rockland County NY 1.2 miles Easy to Moderate
Views
Waterfall
Allowed on leash 41.087131,-73.94744 51,373
Blue Mountain Reservation Blue Mountain Reservation Loop Westchester County NY 5 miles Easy to Moderate
Views
Bikes allowed
Allowed on leash 41.271372,-73.928418 25,774
Old Croton Aqueduct State Historic Park Old Croton Aqueduct from Ossining to Quaker Bridge - Walk and Bike Westchester County NY 5.5 miles Easy to Moderate
Views
Public Transportation
Allowed on leash 41.163867,-73.863903 18,872
Old Croton Aqueduct State Historic Park Old Croton Aqueduct from Tarrytown to Ossining Westchester County NY 9 miles Easy to Moderate
Views
Public Transportation
Allowed on leash 41.066798,-73.860312 16,581
Sterling Forest State Park Sterling Lake Loop Sterling Forest NY 4.2 miles Easy to Moderate
Views
Historic feature
Allowed on leash 41.19890,-74.25684 19,118
Butler Memorial Sanctuary Butler Memorial Sanctuary (Mt. Kisco, NY) Westchester County NY 3.5 miles Easy to Moderate Views Allowed on leash 41.18253,-73.686934 19,181
Sterling Forest State Park Townsend Trail/Long Meadow Extension Loop Sterling Forest NY 3.8 miles Easy to Moderate Views Allowed on leash 8,795
Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks Iron Mines Short Loop Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks NY 3.8 miles Easy to Moderate
Views
Historic feature
Allowed on leash 41.241997, -74.102354 33,789
Minnewaska State Park Preserve Beacon Hill and Lake Minnewaska Easy Loop Shawangunk Mountains NY 3 miles Easy to Moderate
Views
Swimming
Fees
Allowed on leash 23,268
Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks 1777E/Doodletown Bridle Path Loop from Route 9W Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks NY 5 miles Easy to Moderate Historic feature Allowed on leash 32,604
Hudson Highlands Nature Museum Outdoor Discovery Center Family Friendly Highlands Quest Trail at Hudson Highlands Nature Museum Storm King and Black Rock Forest NY 1.8 miles Easy to Moderate
Views
Historic feature
No Dogs 41.42207,-74.03458 6,976
Manitou Point Preserve Hudson River Views at Manitou Point Preserve East Hudson Highlands NY 3.5 miles Easy to Moderate
Views
Public Transportation
Allowed on leash 23,377
Wonder Lake State Park Wonder Lake Figure-Eight Loop Fahnestock State Park NY 4 miles Easy to Moderate Views Allowed on leash 41.49487,-73.66284 7,702
High Line, The Esplanade, Hudson River Park High Line from the WTC Site via The Esplanade & Hudson River Park New York City NY 4.75 miles Easy to Moderate
Views
Handicap Accessible
Public Transportation
Historic feature
No Dogs 40.73947,-74.008327 16,639
Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks Lake Sebago and Stony Brook in Harriman State Park Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks NY 5.1 miles Easy to Moderate Views Allowed on leash 41.179887,-74.163916 20,257
Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks Bear Mountain Summit Loop Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks NY 1.3 miles Easy to Moderate
Views
Handicap Accessible
Historic feature
Woods
Allowed on leash 41.311612,-74.007235 27,753
Teatown Lake Reservation Vernay Lake/Hidden Valley Loop Westchester County NY 2.2 miles Easy to Moderate
Views
Woods
Allowed on leash 41.211169,-73.827353 6,837
Dater Mountain Nature Park Dater Mountain Nature Park Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks NY 2.5 miles Easy to Moderate
Views
Woods
Allowed on leash 41.175553,-74.170697 11,216
Sylvan Glen Park Preserve Mohegan Quarry Ramble at Sylvan Glen Park Preserve Westchester County NY 4.9 miles Easy to Moderate Historic feature No Dogs 41.29975, -73.85246 6,116
Wonder Lake State Park Wonder Lake/Laurel Pond Loop Hike Fahnestock State Park NY 5.1 miles Easy to Moderate
Views
Woods
Allowed on leash 41.49487,-73.66284 7,246
Black Creek Preserve Black Creek Preserve Shawangunk Mountains NY 2.5 miles Easy to Moderate Views Allowed on leash 41.819688,-73.963695 8,464
Ward Pound Ridge Reservation Loop hike to CCC Camp Ruins, Indian Rock Shelter, Raven Rocks, Dancing Rock and Bear Rock at Ward Pound Ridge Westchester County NY 5 miles Easy to Moderate
Views
Historic feature
Allowed on leash 41.297413,-73.613892 2,059
Huckleberry Ridge State Forest Lenape Ridge/Minisink Trail Loop Shawangunk Mountains NY 5 miles Moderate
Views
Public Transportation
Allowed on leash 41.357919,-74.668965 19,702
Minnewaska State Park Preserve Mossy Glen/Blueberry Run/Castle Point Carriage Road Loop Shawangunk Mountains NY 8.7 miles Moderate
Views
Waterfall
Swimming
Fees
Allowed on leash 41.742371,-74.199944 19,288
Hudson Highlands Gateway Park (Cortlandt, New York) Hudson Highlands Gateway Park Loop Westchester County NY 4.3 miles Moderate
Views
Waterfall
Allowed on leash 41.326037,-73.948631 24,438
Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks Ramapo Torne/Raccoon Brook Hills Trail Loop from Reeves Meadow Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks NY 6.5 miles Moderate
Views
Waterfall
Public Transportation
Allowed on leash 41.173916,-74.168658 67,981
Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks Circular Hike Around Bear Mountain Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks NY 10 miles Moderate Views Allowed on leash 41.297598,-74.027274 24,616
Westmoreland Sanctuary (Mt. Kisco, N.Y.) Westmoreland Sanctuary Loop Hike Westchester County NY 6 miles Moderate Views No Dogs 41.180915,-73.684788 10,924
Hook Mountain State Park Long Path/Bike Path Loop from Landing Road Rockland County NY 6 miles Moderate
Views
Historic feature
Allowed on leash 41.144342,-73.909621 17,032
Fahnestock State Park Charcoal Burners/Cabot/Perkins/Fahnestock Trail Loop Fahnestock State Park NY 7.2 miles Moderate Views Allowed on leash 41.444779,-73.858345 (Estimated) 12,837
Black Rock Forest Sutherland Pond/Scenic Trail/Eagle Cliff Loop from Mine Hill Road Storm King and Black Rock Forest NY 6.5 miles Moderate
Views
Swimming
Historic feature
Allowed on leash 41.402043,-74.047106 38,966
Hudson Highlands State Park Appalachian Trail /Osborn Loop Trail from Route 9 East Hudson Highlands NY 6 miles Moderate Views Allowed on leash 41.353039,-73.924491 13,371
Ward Pound Ridge Reservation Ward Pound Ridge Southwest Loop to Leatherman's Cave Westchester County NY 6.5 miles Moderate Views Allowed on leash 41.248483,-73.595781 15,432
Sterling Forest State Park Sterling Forest Fire Tower and Iron Mines Sterling Forest NY 4.3 miles Moderate Views Allowed on leash 41.19890,-74.25684 17,193
Fahnestock State Park Round Hill/East Mountain Loop Fahnestock State Park NY 7.5 miles Moderate
Views
Historic feature
Allowed on leash 41.442839,-73.915168 12,413
Minnewaska State Park Preserve Castle Point Carriage Road/Lake Awosting Carriage Road/Upper Awosting Carriage Road Loop Shawangunk Mountains NY 8.5 miles Moderate
Views
Swimming
Fees
Allowed on leash 41.73507,-74.239082 23,577
Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks Diamond Mountain/Stony Brook Loop Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks NY 6.3 miles Moderate
Views
Public Transportation
Allowed on leash 41.173916,-74.168658 26,111
Mohonk Preserve Millbrook Mountain via Millbrook Ridge Trail Shawangunk Mountains NY 6.5 miles Moderate
Views
Fees
Allowed on leash 41.742371,-74.199944 16,458
Catskill Park Mud Pond/Trout Pond Loop Catskills NY 4.8 miles Moderate Swimming Allowed off leash 41.994457,-74.940834 30,740
Black Rock Forest Black Rock Mountain and Sphagnum Pond Loop from Mine Hill Road Storm King and Black Rock Forest NY 5 miles Moderate Views Allowed on leash 41.398896,-74.04974 17,566
Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks Iron Mines Loop #2 (Southwest) in Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks NY 8.5 miles Moderate
Views
Historic feature
Allowed on leash 41.234516,-74.148972 17,008
Mohonk Preserve and Mohonk Mountain House Spring Farm to Mohonk Mountain House Shawangunk Mountains NY 9 miles Moderate
Views
Fees
No Dogs 41.795208,-74.128532 9,568
Nyack Beach State Park Long Path/Hook Mountain Bike Path Loop to Summit of Hook Mountain Rockland County NY 6 miles Moderate Views Allowed on leash 41.120746,-73.911552 23,811
Sterling Forest State Park Sterling Ridge Trail/Fire Tower/Sterling Lake Trail Loop from Route 17A Sterling Forest NY 7 miles Moderate Views Allowed on leash 41.230616,-74.260762 15,336
Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks Seven Hills/HTS/Reeves Brook Trail Loop to Ramapo Torne and Torne View Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks NY 5.2 miles Moderate
Views
Public Transportation
Allowed on leash 41.173916,-74.168658 29,246
Hudson Highlands State Park Sugarloaf Hill and Osborn Loop Trail East Hudson Highlands NY 7 miles Moderate
Views
Public Transportation
Allowed on leash 29,096
Sterling Forest State Park Indian Hill Loop Trail Sterling Forest NY 3.6 miles Moderate Views Allowed on leash 14,499
Fahnestock State Park Appalachian Trail/Blue Trail (Clear Lake) Loop from Route 301 Fahnestock State Park NY 6.3 miles Moderate Views No Dogs 41.454882,-73.833827 17,452
Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks Stockbridge Mountain/Nawahunta Fire Road Loop from Silvermine Picnic Area Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks NY 4.7 miles Moderate Views Allowed on leash 41.295607,-74.05961 19,175
Minnewaska State Park Preserve Mossy Glen/Blueberry Run/Rainbow Falls/Hamilton Point Loop Shawangunk Mountains NY 9.1 miles Moderate
Views
Swimming
Fees
Allowed on leash 41.742371,-74.199944 11,462
Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks Red Cross, Beech Trail and Long Path Loop from Lake Skannatati Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks NY 8.4 miles Moderate
Views
Waterfall
Allowed on leash 41.241997,-74.102354 19,796
Buttermilk Falls County Park Buttermilk Falls and Long Path in Rockland County Rockland County NY 4 miles Moderate
Views
Waterfall
Allowed on leash 41.087131,-73.94744 32,131
Mohonk Preserve North Lookout at Mohonk Preserve Shawangunk Mountains NY 6.5 miles Moderate
Views
Fees
No Dogs 8,796
Mohonk Preserve Northeast Crags/Bonticou Crag Loop from Spring Farm Shawangunk Mountains NY 7 miles Moderate
Views
Fees
No Dogs 41.795208,-74.128532 9,953
Catskill Park Catskill Escarpment Loop (South) from Scutt Road (North/South Lake) Catskills NY 4.7 miles Moderate
Views
Swimming
Historic feature
Allowed on leash 42.200662,-74.058473 38,578
Ward Pound Ridge Reservation Northern Loop along Cross River in Ward Pound Ridge Reservation Westchester County NY 4.6 miles Moderate Views Allowed on leash 41.268259,-73.609085 7,877
Mountainview County Nature Park Mountainview Nature Park in West Nyack Rockland County NY 2.5 miles Moderate Views Allowed on leash 12,035
Hunt-Parker Memorial Sanctuary and Mount Holly Sanctuary Westchester County Sanctuary Ramble Westchester County NY 7.6 miles Moderate Woods No Dogs 41.283644,-73.67216 12,859
Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks Reeves Brook/Raccoon Brook Hills/Pine Meadow Trails Loop from Reeves Meadow Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks NY 5 miles Moderate Views Allowed on leash 41.173916,-74.168658 21,665
Ward Pound Ridge Reservation Southeast Loop at Ward Pound Ridge to Highest Point in the Park Westchester County NY 3.8 miles Moderate Fees Allowed on leash 41.299476,-73.643417 6,555
Ward Pound Ridge Reservation Loop Hike to Fire Tower Site and Indian Rock Shelter from Michigan Road Parking Area Westchester County NY 4 miles Moderate
Views
Historic feature
Allowed on leash 41.264905,-73.616295 7,713
Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks Long Path to Long Mountain Summit in Harriman State Park Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks NY 2 miles Moderate Views Allowed on leash 41.315548,-74.05004 24,111
Hudson Highlands Nature Museum Outdoor Discovery Center Family Friendly Woodland Quest Trail at Hudson Highlands Nature Center Storm King and Black Rock Forest NY 1 miles Moderate Views No Dogs 41.42207,-74.03458 5,459
Minnewaska State Park Preserve Short and Scenic Loop Hike on Bullwheel, High Peters Kill and Red Trails Shawangunk Mountains NY 2 miles Moderate
Waterfall
Fees
Historic feature
Allowed on leash 14,730
Walkway Over the Hudson and Franny Reese State Park Walkway Over the Hudson and Franny Reese State Park from City of Poughkeepsie (East Shore) Dutchess County NY 6 miles Moderate
Views
Handicap Accessible
Public Transportation
Historic feature
Allowed on leash 10,149
Walkway Over the Hudson and Franny Reese State Park Walkway Over the Hudson and Franny Reese State Park from Highland (West Shore) Dutchess County NY 7 miles Moderate
Views
Historic feature
Allowed on leash 7,921
Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks Queensboro and Turkey Hill Lakes Loop from Anthony Wayne Recreation Area Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks NY 4.6 miles Moderate
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Historic feature
Woods
Allowed on leash 41.297598, -74.027274 14,362
Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks ORAK Ruins, Jackie Jones Fire Tower and Big Hill Shelter Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks NY 4.5 miles Moderate Views Allowed on leash 41.229741,-74.060438 17,163
Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks Ramapo Escarpment and Pine Meadow Lake from Town of Ramapo Equestrian Center Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks NY 6.2 miles Moderate Views Allowed on leash 41.174788,-74.08526 10,562
Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks Silvermine Lake Loop Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks NY 3.8 miles Moderate
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Historic feature
Woods
Allowed on leash 41.295607,-74.05961 18,087
Hither Hills State Park and Hither Woods Preserve Hither Hills and Hither Woods Loop Long Island NY 11.3 miles Moderate
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Historic feature
Woods
Allowed on leash 41.013940, -72.006879 9,351
Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks Goshen and Stevens Mountains Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks NY 7 miles Moderate
Views
Woods
Allowed on leash 41.275723,-74.0887 6,903
Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks Breakneck Mountain Loop from Diltz Road (Diltzes Lane) Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks NY 6.9 miles Moderate
Views
Public Transportation
Woods
Allowed on leash 41.185126,-74.073896 7,869
Sterling Forest State Park Furnace Loop/Indian Hill Loop Trails from Hall Road Sterling Forest NY 4.3 miles Moderate
Views
Historic feature
Allowed on leash 41.25291145066675,-74.18313950300217 3,562
Wappinger Greenway Trail Wappinger Greenway Trail Dutchess County NY 5 miles Moderate
Public Transportation
Historic feature
Allowed on leash 41.587491,-73.947215 4,096
Appalachian National Scenic Trail Appalachian Trail North of Route 17A in Warwick, NY Long Distance Trails NY 4.8 miles Moderate Views Allowed on leash 41.244159,-74.286675 11,347
Catskill Park Shavertown Trail on Perch Lake Mountain in Catskills Catskills NY 5.3 miles Moderate Views Allowed off leash 42.089945, -74.818863 2,728
Mountain Lakes County Park (North Salem, N.Y.) Mountain Lakes Park (North Salem, N.Y.) Westchester County NY 5.5 miles Moderate
Views
Woods
Allowed on leash 41.311023,-73.562357 2,954
Manitoga Manitoga to Appalachian Trail Circuit East Hudson Highlands NY 4.6 miles Moderate
Views
Public Transportation
Allowed on leash 41.339894,-73.959103 1,436
Catskill Park Catskill Escarpment Loop (North) from Scutt Road (North/South Lake) Catskills NY 7.2 miles Moderate
Views
Historic feature
Allowed on leash 42.200662,-74.058473 896
Sterling Forest State Park Sterling Forest Doris Duke Wildlife Sanctuary Sterling Forest NY 3.5 miles Moderate Views Allowed on leash 41.254037,-74.227963 800
Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks West Mountain Loop from Anthony Wayne Recreation Area Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks NY 6.8 miles Moderate to Strenuous Views Allowed on leash 41.297598,-74.027274 35,817
Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks Appalachian Trail/Long Path Loop from Silvermine Picnic Area Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks NY 7.6 miles Moderate to Strenuous Views Allowed on leash 41.295607,-74.05961 24,794
Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks Iron Mines Loop #3 (Northwest/Lemon Squeezer) Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks NY 7 miles Moderate to Strenuous
Views
Historic feature
Allowed on leash 41.275723,-74.0887 21,322
Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks Raccoon Brook Hills Trail/Pine Meadow Lake/Diamond Mountain Loop Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks NY 7.2 miles Moderate to Strenuous
Views
Waterfall
Allowed on leash 41.173916,-74.168658 30,627
Storm King State Park Butter Hill/Stillman/By-Pass Trail Loop from Route 9W Storm King and Black Rock Forest NY 2.5 miles Moderate to Strenuous Views Allowed on leash 41.423196,-74.000773 18,362
Mohonk Preserve Old Minnewaska Trail and Undivided Lot Trail Shawangunk Mountains NY 7.5 miles Moderate to Strenuous
Views
Swimming
Fees
Allowed on leash 41.742371,-74.199944 14,549
Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks Green Pond/Boston Mine Longer Loop from Elk Pen Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks NY 4.3 miles Moderate to Strenuous
Views
Public Transportation
Historic feature
Allowed on leash 41.264792, -74.15426 25,587
Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks Claudius Smith Den/Parker Cabin Mountain Loop Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks NY 8.5 miles Moderate to Strenuous Views Allowed on leash 41.194208, -74.184460 19,381
Minnewaska State Park Preserve Mossy Glen/Rainbow Falls/Castle Point/Hamilton Point Loop Shawangunk Mountains NY 10 miles Moderate to Strenuous
Views
Waterfall
Fees
Allowed on leash 41.742371,-74.199944 19,548
Black Rock Forest Mt. Misery/Hill of Pines/Rattlesnake Hill/Black Rock Mountain Loop Storm King and Black Rock Forest NY 7.5 miles Moderate to Strenuous
Views
Waterfall
Allowed on leash 41.41857, -74.01014 31,623
Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks Raccoon Brook Hills Trail/Cascade of Slid Loop Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks NY 5.4 miles Moderate to Strenuous Views Allowed on leash 41.173916,-74.168658 19,239
Sam's Point Preserve Ice Caves and Verkeerderkill Falls Shawangunk Mountains NY 7.4 miles Moderate to Strenuous
Views
Waterfall
Fees
Allowed on leash 41.669963,-74.361649 108,698
Storm King State Park Crows Nest Mountain/Howell Trail from Route 9W Storm King and Black Rock Forest NY 4 miles Moderate to Strenuous Views Allowed on leash 41.414925,-73.993714 16,910
Minnewaska State Park Preserve Gertrude's Nose Loop/Millbrook Mountain Shawangunk Mountains NY 8 miles Moderate to Strenuous
Views
Swimming
Fees
Allowed on leash 41.73507,-74.239082 46,230
Fahnestock State Park Three Lakes Trail/Appalachian Trail Loop from Dennytown Road Fahnestock State Park NY 5 miles Moderate to Strenuous
Views
Waterfall
Historic feature
Allowed on leash 41.420722,-73.868799 22,092
Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks Almost Perpendicular/Claudius Smith Den Loop Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks NY 4.7 miles Moderate to Strenuous
Views
Public Transportation
Allowed on leash 41.179887,-74.163916 31,169
Storm King State Park Butter Hill/Stillman/Bluebird Trail Loop from Route 9W Storm King and Black Rock Forest NY 3.5 miles Moderate to Strenuous Views Allowed on leash 41.423196,-74.000773 31,365
Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks Parker Cabin/Black Rock Mountain Loop from Route 106 Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks NY 4.7 miles Moderate to Strenuous Views Allowed on leash 41.234516,-74.148972 16,334
Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks Island Pond/Lemon Squeezer Loop Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks NY 7.5 miles Moderate to Strenuous
Views
Public Transportation
Allowed on leash 41.264792,-74.15426 37,599
Long Path/Old Erie Railroad Bed (Rockland County, N.Y.) Long Path/Old Erie Railroad Bed Loop (Piermont to Nyack) Rockland County NY 10 miles Moderate to Strenuous Views Allowed on leash 15,519
Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks Iron Mines Loop #1 (East) in Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks NY 5.5 miles Moderate to Strenuous Views Allowed on leash 41.241997, -74.102354 19,145
Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks West Mountain Loop from Seven Lakes Drive Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks NY 5.4 miles Moderate to Strenuous Views Allowed on leash 41.30453,-74.019442 32,380
Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks Claudius Smith's Rock Loop from Tuxedo Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks NY 6.2 miles Moderate to Strenuous Views Allowed on leash 41.194208,-74.184460 18,922
Storm King State Park Stillman/Highlands/Bluebird Trails Loop from Mountain Road Storm King and Black Rock Forest NY 4.1 miles Moderate to Strenuous Views Allowed on leash 13,627
Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks West Mountain (Timp-Torne/A.T. and Beechy Bottom Road) Loop from Anthony Wayne Recreation Area Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks NY 5 miles Moderate to Strenuous Views Allowed on leash 41.297598, -74.027274 17,693
Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks Timp-Torne/Dunderberg Spiral Railway/R-D Trail Short Loop from Route 9W Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks NY 3.9 miles Moderate to Strenuous
Views
Historic feature
Allowed on leash 41.281193,-73.962922 21,057
Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks Black Mountain Loop from Anthony Wayne Recreation Area Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks NY 7.5 miles Moderate to Strenuous Views Allowed on leash 41.297598,-74.027274 33,233
Taconic State Park Brace Mountain on the Taconic Ridge Southern Taconics NY 7 miles Moderate to Strenuous Views Allowed on leash 19,561
Black Rock Forest Black Rock Mountain Circuit Via Footpaths and Woods Roads Storm King and Black Rock Forest NY 4.5 miles Moderate to Strenuous
Views
Waterfall
Allowed on leash 41.41857, -74.01014 22,427
Taconic State Park South Taconic Tri-State Hike Southern Taconics MA/CT/NY 11 miles Moderate to Strenuous
Views
Waterfall
Allowed on leash 42.05022, -73.46699 11,779
Catskill Park North-South Lake/Escarpment Trail Loop Hike Catskills NY 10.3 miles Moderate to Strenuous
Views
Historic feature
Allowed on leash 42.200662,-74.058473 32,437
Taconic State Park and Bash Bish Falls State Park Bash Bish Falls – Sunset Rock – Prospect Hill via the northern section of the South Taconic Trail Southern Taconics MA/CT/NY 8.1 miles Moderate to Strenuous
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Waterfall
Allowed on leash 11,016
Ward Pound Ridge Reservation Rocks Trail at Ward Pound Ridge Reservation Westchester County NY 7.5 miles Moderate to Strenuous
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Historic feature
Allowed on leash 41.248483,-73.595781 12,559
Fishkill Ridge Conservation Area Fishkill Ridge Conservation Area from Pocket Road East Hudson Highlands NY 6.8 miles Moderate to Strenuous
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Waterfall
Allowed on leash 41.496862,-73.949237 16,805
Catskill Park Acra Point and Batavia Kill Loop Catskills NY 5.2 miles Moderate to Strenuous Views Allowed off leash 42.288765, -74.114545 8,948
Catskill Park Touchmenot Mountain (Catskills) Catskills NY 5 miles Moderate to Strenuous
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Woods
Allowed off leash 42.06520054523206,-74.75181341171265 8,533
Catskill Park Platte Clove to Overlook Mountain via Codfish Point and Echo Lake Catskills NY 13 miles Moderate to Strenuous
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Historic feature
Allowed off leash 42.133827, -74.081967 10,709
Sam's Point Preserve Sam's Point, Indian Rock, High Point and Verkeerder Kill Falls Loop Shawangunk Mountains NY 10 miles Moderate to Strenuous
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Fees
Allowed on leash 41.669963,-74.361649 4,035
Appalachian National Scenic Trail Appalachian Trail on Bellvale Mountain Long Distance Trails NY 7.1 miles Strenuous
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Public Transportation
Allowed on leash 41.244159,-74.286675 49,425
Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks Suffern-Bear Mountain Trail/Pyngyp Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks NY 7.5 miles Strenuous Views Allowed on leash 41.297598,-74.027274 26,482
Schunemunk Mountain State Park Schunemunk Mountain Loop from Taylor Road via Jessup, Western Ridge and Dark Hollow Trails Schunemunk Mountain NY 8.2 miles Strenuous
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Public Transportation
Allowed on leash 41.407553,-74.081725 11,010
Hudson Highlands State Park South Beacon Mountain Firetower and Scofield Ridge East Hudson Highlands NY 8 miles Strenuous
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Allowed on leash 41.493547,-73.959854 (or N41°29.61282, W073°57.59124) 30,141
Hudson Highlands State Park Bull Hill (Mt. Taurus) via Washburn/Notch/Brook/Cornish Trail Loop East Hudson Highlands NY 4.8 miles Strenuous
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Public Transportation
Allowed on leash 41.426591,-73.96539 52,216
Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks Bald Mountain/Doodletown Loop from Route 9W Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks NY 5 miles Strenuous Views Allowed on leash 41.300185,-73.984509 48,724
Hudson Highlands State Park Breakneck Ridge Loop East Hudson Highlands NY 2.8 miles Strenuous
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Public Transportation
Allowed on leash 41.447809,-73.980861 271,067
Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks Popolopen Gorge/Popolopen Torne Loop Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks NY 5 miles Strenuous
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Waterfall
Historic feature
Allowed on leash 41.324539,-73.988736 34,901
Mohonk Preserve Dickie Barre, Peters Kill and Awosting Falls Loop Shawangunk Mountains NY 7.5 miles Strenuous
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Waterfall
Fees
Allowed on leash 41.736039,-74.200394 27,827
Hudson Highlands State Park Bull Hill (Mt. Taurus) via Lone Star/Nelsonville/Washburn/Undercliff Trails Loop East Hudson Highlands NY 5.8 miles Strenuous Views Allowed on leash 41.434633,-73.93654 17,449
Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks Bear Mountain Loop via Major Welch Trail and Appalachian Trail Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks NY 4 miles Strenuous Views Allowed on leash 41.312661,-73.988972 61,544
Schunemunk Mountain State Park Schunemunk Mountain Loop from Otterkill Road Schunemunk Mountain NY 8.5 miles Strenuous Views Allowed on leash 41.425755,-74.101685 12,952
Hudson Highlands State Park Undercliff/Brook/Cornish Trail Loop from Cold Spring station East Hudson Highlands NY 6 miles Strenuous
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Public Transportation
Allowed on leash 41.414781,-73.957944 26,002
Mohonk Preserve Bonticou Crag Shawangunk Mountains NY 3 miles Strenuous
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Fees
Allowed on leash 41.795208,-74.128532 30,672
Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks Dunderberg Spiral Railway/Bald Mountain Loop Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks NY 7 miles Strenuous
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Historic feature
Allowed on leash 41.281193,-73.962922 27,313
Shawangunk Ridge Trail Long Path and Shawangunk Ridge Trail (Wurtsboro, N.Y.) Long Distance Trails NY 10 miles Strenuous Views Allowed on leash 41.576966,-74.465316 VFW Post; 41.671794,-74.405061 Second car 12,888
Catskill Park Hunter Mountain Fire Tower Catskills NY 8 miles Strenuous
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Historic feature
Allowed off leash 42.18478, -74.27178 22,417
Catskill Park Slide Mountain (Highest Peak in Catskills) Loop Catskills NY 6.8 miles Strenuous Views Allowed off leash 42.010928,-74.422371 (Estimated) 70,158
Hudson Highlands State Park Nelsonville/Notch/Breakneck Ridge Trail Loop East Hudson Highlands NY 7 miles Strenuous
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Public Transportation
Allowed on leash 41.424397, -73.949215 14,514
Schunemunk Mountain State Park Schunemunk Mountain Loop from Taylor Road via Dark Hollow, Jessup and Western Ridge Trails Schunemunk Mountain NY 9 miles Strenuous
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Waterfall
Public Transportation
Allowed on leash 41.407553,-74.081725 16,741
Catskill Park Plateau Mountain Via Warner Creek Trail Catskills NY 8 miles Strenuous Views Allowed off leash 42.140337,-74.212239 13,344
Hudson Highlands State Park Sugarloaf Mountain and Breakneck Ridge Trail East Hudson Highlands NY 6 miles Strenuous
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Public Transportation
Allowed on leash 27,336
Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks Seven Hills/HTS/Raccoon Brook Hills Loop from Reeves Meadow Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks NY 8 miles Strenuous
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Waterfall
Allowed on leash 41.173916,-74.168658 22,553
Hudson Highlands State Park Camp Smith Trail East Hudson Highlands NY 4.3 miles Strenuous
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Public Transportation
Allowed on leash 41.301419, -73.951288 33,280
Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks Bear Mountain Loop via Appalachian Trail and Major Welch Trail Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks NY 4 miles Strenuous
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Fees
Allowed on leash 41.312661, -73.988972 21,775
Schunemunk Mountain State Park Schunemunk Mountain Loop from Taylor Road via Sweet Clover, Jessup and Dark Hollow Trails Schunemunk Mountain NY 6.5 miles Strenuous
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Waterfall
Public Transportation
Allowed on leash 41.407553,-74.081725 14,344
Sterling Forest State Park Bare Rock Trail to Greenwood Lake Overlook Sterling Forest NY 7.5 miles Strenuous
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Historic feature
Allowed on leash 41.19890,-74.25684 15,393
Mount Washington State Forest Tri-state Hike in the South Taconic Mountains Southern Taconics MA/CT/NY 12 miles Strenuous Views Allowed on leash 9,543
Catskill Park Balsam Mountain Catskill High Peak Catskills NY 5.2 miles Strenuous Views Allowed off leash 42.097044,-74.51005 15,174
Catskill Park Windham High Peak Catskills NY 6.4 miles Strenuous Views Allowed off leash 42.296441,-74.169152 13,089
Catskill Park Peekamoose and Table Mountains Catskills NY 9.2 miles Strenuous
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Woods
Allowed off leash 41.915164, -74.429080 20,023
Appalachian National Scenic Trail Appalachian Trail - Hoyt Road, NY to Conn. 341, Kent, CT Southern Taconics NY/CT 11.5 miles Strenuous
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Allowed on leash 41.731029, -73.490691 (CT) to spot car, 41.640959, -73.520118 (Hoyt Rd) to start hike 17,503
Catskill Park Indian Head Mountain Loop Catskills NY 7.8 miles Strenuous
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Woods
Allowed off leash 42.133827, -74.081967 16,609
Catskill Park Windham High Peak via Burnt Knob Catskills NY 7.3 miles Strenuous Views Allowed off leash 42.288765, -74.114545 6,451
Catskill Park Kanape Brook and Ashokan High Point Catskills NY 9.2 miles Strenuous
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Historic feature
Allowed off leash 41.935710, -74.328383 7,618
Appalachian National Scenic Trail Cat Rocks and Nuclear Lake on Appalachian Trail in Dutchess County, NY Long Distance Trails NY 12.7 miles Strenuous Views Allowed on leash 41.593878,-73.586989 14,834
Schunemunk Mountain State Park Schunemunk Mountain Loop from Taylor Road via Jessup, Western Ridge and Sweet Clover Trails Schunemunk Mountain NY 7.5 miles Strenuous
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Public Transportation
Allowed on leash 41.407553,-74.081725 4,389
Shaupeneak Ridge Cooperative Recreation Area Shaupeneak Ridge Cooperative Recreation Area Other NY NY 5.6 miles Strenuous
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Waterfall
Allowed on leash 41.840856,-73.991375 3,872
Stissing Mountain Stissing Mountain Loop to Fire Tower Dutchess County NY 1.5 miles Strenuous Views Allowed on leash 41.967532,-73.681698 3,645
Schunemunk Mountain State Park Long Path on Schunemunk Mountain Schunemunk Mountain NY 7 miles Strenuous Views Allowed on leash Evans Drive 41.360641,-74.108126; Gonzaga Park 41.356727,-74.175761 1,009
Catskill Park Balsam Lake Mountain from Beaver Kill Road Catskills NY 4.4 miles Strenuous Views Allowed off leash 42.023892, -74.599734 863
Catskill Park Devils Path East Section Catskills NY 13.1 miles Very Strenuous Views Allowed off leash Notch Lake 42.159555,-74.203185 Prediger Rd. 42.134256,-74.104093 4,581