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Park Title Region State Lengthsort icon Difficulty Features Dogs Trailhead GPS Coordinates Total views
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 5,767
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 5,272
Marshlands Conservancy Along Long Island Sound in Marshlands Conservancy Westchester County NY 1 miles Easy
Views
Public Transportation
No Dogs 40.967261,-73.713026 10,096
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 5,062
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 47,672
Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks Bear Mountain Summit Loop Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks NY 1.3 miles Easy to Moderate
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Handicap Accessible
Historic feature
Woods
Allowed on leash 41.311612,-74.007235 24,780
Stissing Mountain Stissing Mountain Loop to Fire Tower Dutchess County NY 1.5 miles Strenuous Views Allowed on leash 41.967532,-73.681698 2,563
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
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Historic feature
No Dogs 41.42207,-74.03458 6,456
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 22,178
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 13,461
Rockefeller State Park Preserve Rockwood Hall at Sleepy Hollow Westchester County NY 2.1 miles Easy
Views
Historic feature
Allowed on leash 41.126694,-73.87207 25,542
Teatown Lake Reservation Vernay Lake/Hidden Valley Loop Westchester County NY 2.2 miles Easy to Moderate
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Woods
Allowed on leash 41.211169,-73.827353 6,279
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 1,197
Kennedy Dells County Park Kennedy Dells County Park Loop Hike Rockland County NY 2.4 miles Easy
Views
Waterfall
Allowed on leash 20,805
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 17,104
Mountainview County Nature Park Mountainview Nature Park in West Nyack Rockland County NY 2.5 miles Moderate Views Allowed on leash 11,336
Dater Mountain Nature Park Dater Mountain Nature Park Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks NY 2.5 miles Easy to Moderate
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Woods
Allowed on leash 41.175553,-74.170697 10,306
Black Creek Preserve Black Creek Preserve Shawangunk Mountains NY 2.5 miles Easy to Moderate Views Allowed on leash 41.819688,-73.963695 6,883
Saxon Woods Park Saxon Woods Park Southern Loop Westchester County NY 2.7 miles Easy Public Transportation Allowed on leash 40.977954,-73.745298 9,830
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 241,237
Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks Green Pond/Boston Mine Shorter Loop from Route 106 Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks NY 2.8 miles Easy
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Historic feature
Woods
Allowed on leash 41.234516, -74.148972 14,867
Koegel Park Koegel Park via the North County Trailway Westchester County NY 2.9 miles Easy Public Transportation No Dogs 41.348851,-73.760233 7,054
Hunter Brook Linear Park Hunter Brook Linear Park Westchester County NY 2.9 miles Easy
Views
Woods
No Dogs 41.276968,-73.845592 6,374
Cranberry Lake Preserve Cranberry Lake Preserve Loop Westchester County NY 3 miles Easy
Waterfall
Historic feature
No Dogs 41.081923,-73.755898 36,778
Van Cortlandt Park Van Cortlandt Park New York City NY 3 miles Easy
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Public Transportation
Historic feature
Allowed on leash 40.889574,-73.898324 13,939
Mohonk Preserve Bonticou Crag Shawangunk Mountains NY 3 miles Strenuous
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Fees
Allowed on leash 41.795208,-74.128532 28,783
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 7,220
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 21,129
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 28,382
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 17,545
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 21,200
Granite Knolls Park Granite Knolls Easy Loop Westchester County NY 3.5 miles Easy Woods Allowed on leash 41.32459, -73.82486 16,575
Sterling Forest State Park Indian Hill Loop Trail Sterling Forest NY 3.6 miles Moderate Views Allowed on leash 13,702
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 26,940
Sterling Forest State Park Townsend Trail/Long Meadow Extension Loop Sterling Forest NY 3.8 miles Easy to Moderate Views Allowed on leash 8,229
Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks Iron Mines Short Loop Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks NY 3.8 miles Easy to Moderate
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Historic feature
Allowed on leash 41.241997, -74.102354 31,554
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 6,087
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 16,191
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 19,075
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 53,021
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 15,446
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 29,730
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 7,176
Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks Bear Mountain Loop via Appalachian Trail and Major Welch Trail Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks NY 4 miles Strenuous
Views
Fees
Allowed on leash 41.312661, -73.988972 20,151
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 7,114
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 10,465
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 17,913
Hudson Highlands Gateway Park (Cortlandt, New York) Hudson Highlands Gateway Park (Cortlandt, New York) Westchester County NY 4.3 miles Moderate
Views
Waterfall
Allowed on leash 41.326037,-73.948631 21,955
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 23,736
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 16,045
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 17,640
Hudson Highlands State Park Camp Smith Trail East Hudson Highlands NY 4.3 miles Strenuous
Views
Public Transportation
Allowed on leash 41.301419, -73.951288 29,899
Sterling Forest State Park Furnace Loop/Indian Hill Loop Trails from Hall Road Sterling Forest NY 4.3 miles Moderate
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Historic feature
Allowed on leash 41.25291145066675,-74.18313950300217 2,960
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 4,344
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 10,609
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
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Waterfall
Allowed on leash 41.41857, -74.01014 20,738
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 15,554
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 7,385
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 13,225
Manitoga Manitoga to Appalachian Trail Circuit East Hudson Highlands NY 4.6 miles Moderate
Views
Public Transportation
Allowed on leash 41.339894,-73.959103 390
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 28,828
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 15,289
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 17,828
Catskill Park Catskill Escarpment Loop from Schutt Road (North/South Lakes) Catskills NY 4.7 miles Moderate
Views
Swimming
Allowed on leash 42.200662,-74.058473 34,302
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 15,377
Hudson Highlands State Park Bull Hill (Mt. Taurus) via Washburn/Notch/Brook/Cornish Trail Loop East Hudson Highlands NY 4.8 miles Strenuous
Views
Public Transportation
Allowed on leash 41.426591,-73.96539 47,910
Catskill Park Mud Pond/Trout Pond Loop Catskills NY 4.8 miles Moderate Swimming Allowed off leash 41.994457,-74.940834 29,281
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 9,023
Fahnestock State Park Catfish Loop Trail Fahnestock State Park NY 4.9 miles Easy to Moderate Views Allowed on leash 41.420722,-73.868799 15,774
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 5,459
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 18,545
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 44,420
Blue Mountain Reservation Blue Mountain Reservation Loop Westchester County NY 5 miles Easy to Moderate Views Allowed on leash 41.271372,-73.928418 23,917
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 31,521
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 16,478
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 20,635
Mohonk Preserve Undercliff/Overcliff Carriage Roads Loop Shawangunk Mountains NY 5 miles Easy
Views
Fees
Bikes allowed
Allowed on leash 41.742371,-74.199944 13,678
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 16,465
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 19,576
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 29,940
Catskill Park Touchmenot Mountain (Catskills) Catskills NY 5 miles Moderate to Strenuous
Views
Woods
Allowed off leash 42.06520054523206,-74.75181341171265 7,753
Wappinger Greenway Trail Wappinger Greenway Trail Dutchess County NY 5 miles Moderate
Public Transportation
Historic feature
Allowed on leash 41.587491,-73.947215 3,328
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 1,538
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 18,874
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 6,658
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 27,001
Catskill Park Balsam Mountain Catskill High Peak Catskills NY 5.2 miles Strenuous Views Allowed off leash 42.097044,-74.51005 13,985
Catskill Park Acra Point and Batavia Kill Loop Catskills NY 5.2 miles Moderate to Strenuous Views Allowed off leash 42.288765, -74.114545 7,995
Catskill Park Shavertown Trail on Perch Lake Mountain in Catskills Catskills NY 5.3 miles Moderate Views Allowed off leash 42.089945, -74.818863 1,993
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 17,854
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 29,790
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 17,489
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 17,389
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 2,010
Shaupeneak Ridge Cooperative Recreation Area Shaupeneak Ridge Cooperative Recreation Area Other NY NY 5.6 miles Strenuous
Views
Waterfall
Allowed on leash 41.840856,-73.991375 3,253
Rockefeller State Park Preserve Pocantico Hills Loop Walk Westchester County NY 5.7 miles Easy Views Allowed on leash 41.092548,-73.856664 17,220
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
Views
Waterfall
Historic feature
Woods
Allowed on leash 42.638692, -74.015090 6,290
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 15,807
Westmoreland Sanctuary (Mt. Kisco, N.Y.) Westmoreland Sanctuary Loop Hike Westchester County NY 6 miles Moderate Views No Dogs 41.180915,-73.684788 9,943
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 15,864
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 12,932
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 45,470
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 12,589
Hudson Highlands State Park Undercliff/Brook/Cornish Trail Loop from Cold Spring station East Hudson Highlands NY 6 miles Strenuous
Views
Public Transportation
Allowed on leash 41.414781,-73.957944 22,930
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 21,634
Hudson Highlands State Park Sugarloaf Mountain and Breakneck Ridge Trail East Hudson Highlands NY 6 miles Strenuous
Views
Public Transportation
Allowed on leash 25,775
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 9,449
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 17,621
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 9,603
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 24,556
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 16,462
Catskill Park Windham High Peak Catskills NY 6.4 miles Strenuous Views Allowed off leash 42.296441,-74.169152 12,232
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 62,744
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 37,345
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 14,568
Mohonk Preserve Millbrook Mountain via Millbrook Ridge Trail Shawangunk Mountains NY 6.5 miles Moderate
Views
Fees
Allowed on leash 41.742371,-74.199944 15,327
Mohonk Preserve North Lookout at Mohonk Preserve Shawangunk Mountains NY 6.5 miles Moderate
Views
Fees
No Dogs 8,158
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
Views
Waterfall
Public Transportation
Allowed on leash 41.407553,-74.081725 13,272
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 33,350
Catskill Park Slide Mountain (Highest Peak in Catskills) Loop Catskills NY 6.8 miles Strenuous Views Allowed off leash 42.010928,-74.422371 (Estimated) 63,394
Fishkill Ridge Conservation Area Fishkill Ridge Conservation Area from Pocket Road East Hudson Highlands NY 6.8 miles Moderate to Strenuous
Views
Waterfall
Allowed on leash 41.496862,-73.949237 13,425
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 6,702
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 20,024
Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks Dunderberg Spiral Railway/Bald Mountain Loop Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks NY 7 miles Strenuous
Views
Historic feature
Allowed on leash 41.281193,-73.962922 24,965
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 14,249
Hudson Highlands State Park Nelsonville/Notch/Breakneck Ridge Trail Loop East Hudson Highlands NY 7 miles Strenuous
Views
Public Transportation
Allowed on leash 41.424397, -73.949215 13,697
Hudson Highlands State Park Sugarloaf Hill and Osborn Loop Trail East Hudson Highlands NY 7 miles Moderate
Views
Public Transportation
Allowed on leash 26,650
Mohonk Preserve Northeast Crags/Bonticou Crag Loop from Spring Farm Shawangunk Mountains NY 7 miles Moderate
Views
Fees
No Dogs 41.795208,-74.128532 9,173
Taconic State Park Brace Mountain on the Taconic Ridge Southern Taconics NY 7 miles Moderate to Strenuous Views Allowed on leash 18,389
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 7,441
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 6,114
Schunemunk Mountain State Park (Schunnemunk 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 557
Appalachian National Scenic Trail Appalachian Trail on Bellvale Mountain Long Distance Trails NY 7.1 miles Strenuous
Views
Public Transportation
Allowed on leash 41.244159,-74.286675 45,981
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 28,655
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) 12,062
Catskill Park Windham High Peak via Burnt Knob Catskills NY 7.3 miles Strenuous Views Allowed off leash 42.288765, -74.114545 5,776
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 97,645
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 24,890
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 13,663
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 29,797
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 25,419
Fahnestock State Park Round Hill/East Mountain Loop Fahnestock State Park NY 7.5 miles Moderate
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Allowed on leash 41.442839,-73.915168 11,595
Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks Island Pond/Lemon Squeezer Loop Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks NY 7.5 miles Moderate to Strenuous
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Allowed on leash 41.264792,-74.15426 34,931
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 28,975
Sterling Forest State Park Bare Rock Trail to Greenwood Lake Overlook Sterling Forest NY 7.5 miles Strenuous
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Allowed on leash 41.19890,-74.25684 14,341
Ward Pound Ridge Reservation Rocks Trail at Ward Pound Ridge Reservation Westchester County NY 7.5 miles Moderate to Strenuous
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Allowed on leash 41.248483,-73.595781 11,546
Schunemunk Mountain State Park Schunemunk Mountain Loop from Taylor Road via Jessup Trail, Long Path and Sweet Clover Trail Schunemunk Mountain NY 7.5 miles Strenuous
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Allowed on leash 41.407553,-74.081725 3,803
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 23,489
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 12,327
Catskill Park Indian Head Mountain Loop Catskills NY 7.8 miles Strenuous
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Allowed off leash 42.133827, -74.081967 14,931
Schunemunk Mountain State Park Schunemunk Mountain Loop from Taylor Road via Jessup, Barton Swamp and Dark Hollow Trails Schunemunk Mountain NY 8 miles Strenuous
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Allowed on leash 41.407553,-74.081725 9,709
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) 27,329
Mohonk Preserve and Mohonk Mountain House Spring Farm to North Lookout at Mohonk Preserve Shawangunk Mountains NY 8 miles Easy to Moderate
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No Dogs 41.795208,-74.128532 9,562
Minnewaska State Park Preserve Gertrude's Nose Loop/Millbrook Mountain Shawangunk Mountains NY 8 miles Moderate to Strenuous
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Allowed on leash 41.73507,-74.239082 40,942
Catskill Park Hunter Mountain Fire Tower Catskills NY 8 miles Strenuous
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Allowed off leash 42.18478, -74.27178 21,238
Catskill Park Plateau Mountain Via Warner Creek Trail Catskills NY 8 miles Strenuous Views Allowed off leash 42.140337,-74.212239 12,585
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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Allowed on leash 41.173916,-74.168658 21,249
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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Allowed on leash 10,143
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
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Allowed on leash 41.241997,-74.102354 18,608
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 17,344
Minnewaska State Park Preserve Castle Point Carriage Road/Lake Awosting Carriage Road/Upper Awosting Carriage Road Loop Shawangunk Mountains NY 8.5 miles Moderate
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Allowed on leash 41.73507,-74.239082 22,039
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 12,212
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
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Allowed on leash 41.234516,-74.148972 16,020
Minnewaska State Park Preserve Mossy Glen/Blueberry Run/Castle Point Carriage Road Loop Shawangunk Mountains NY 8.7 miles Moderate
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Allowed on leash 41.742371,-74.199944 17,830
Mohonk Preserve and Mohonk Mountain House Spring Farm to Mohonk Mountain House Shawangunk Mountains NY 9 miles Moderate
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No Dogs 41.795208,-74.128532 8,971
Old Croton Aqueduct State Historic Park Old Croton Aqueduct from Tarrytown to Yonkers Westchester County NY 9 miles Easy
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Allowed on leash 41.066798,-73.860312 27,905
Old Croton Aqueduct State Historic Park Old Croton Aqueduct from Tarrytown to Ossining Westchester County NY 9 miles Easy to Moderate
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Allowed on leash 41.066798,-73.860312 15,416
Schunemunk Mountain State Park Schunemunk Mountain Loop from Taylor Road via Dark Hollow and Jessup Trails and Long Path Schunemunk Mountain NY 9 miles Strenuous
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Allowed on leash 41.407553,-74.081725 15,712
Minnewaska State Park Preserve Mossy Glen/Blueberry Run/Rainbow Falls/Hamilton Point Loop Shawangunk Mountains NY 9.1 miles Moderate
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Allowed on leash 41.742371,-74.199944 10,648
Catskill Park Peekamoose and Table Mountains Catskills NY 9.2 miles Strenuous
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Allowed off leash 41.915164, -74.429080 18,204
Catskill Park Kanape Brook and Ashokan High Point Catskills NY 9.2 miles Strenuous
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Allowed off leash 41.935710, -74.328383 6,781
Bronx River Parkway Reservation Bronx River Pathway Westchester County NY 9.8 miles Easy
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Allowed on leash 41.072014,-73.768624 12,102
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 23,266
Minnewaska State Park Preserve Mossy Glen/Rainbow Falls/Castle Point/Hamilton Point Loop Shawangunk Mountains NY 10 miles Moderate to Strenuous
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Allowed on leash 41.742371,-74.199944 18,163
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 11,115
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 14,734
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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Allowed on leash 41.669963,-74.361649 3,182
Catskill Park North-South Lake/Escarpment Trail Loop Hike Catskills NY 10.3 miles Moderate to Strenuous
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Allowed on leash 42.200662,-74.058473 30,303
Taconic State Park South Taconic Tri-State Hike Southern Taconics MA/CT/NY 11 miles Moderate to Strenuous
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Allowed on leash 42.05022, -73.46699 10,982
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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Allowed on leash 41.013940, -72.006879 8,284
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 15,898
Mount Washington State Forest Tri-state Hike in the South Taconic Mountains Southern Taconics MA/CT/NY 12 miles Strenuous Views Allowed on leash 8,912
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 13,359
Catskill Park Platte Clove to Overlook Mountain via Codfish Point and Echo Lake Catskills NY 13 miles Moderate to Strenuous
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Allowed off leash 42.133827, -74.081967 9,177
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 2,331