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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 5,737
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 5,240
Marshlands Conservancy Along Long Island Sound in Marshlands Conservancy Westchester County NY 1 miles Easy
Views
Public Transportation
No Dogs 40.967261,-73.713026 10,002
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 5,034
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 47,077
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 24,514
Stissing Mountain Stissing Mountain Loop to Fire Tower Dutchess County NY 1.5 miles Strenuous Views Allowed on leash 41.967532,-73.681698 2,471
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 6,410
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 21,989
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 13,334
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 25,356
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 6,239
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 1,106
Kennedy Dells County Park Kennedy Dells County Park Loop Hike Rockland County NY 2.4 miles Easy
Views
Waterfall
Allowed on leash 20,485
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 17,016
Mountainview County Nature Park Mountainview Nature Park in West Nyack Rockland County NY 2.5 miles Moderate Views Allowed on leash 11,266
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 10,219
Black Creek Preserve Black Creek Preserve Shawangunk Mountains NY 2.5 miles Easy to Moderate Views Allowed on leash 41.819688,-73.963695 6,721
Saxon Woods Park Saxon Woods Park Southern Loop Westchester County NY 2.7 miles Easy Public Transportation Allowed on leash 40.977954,-73.745298 9,776
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 238,848
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 14,767
Koegel Park Koegel Park via the North County Trailway Westchester County NY 2.9 miles Easy Public Transportation No Dogs 41.348851,-73.760233 7,018
Hunter Brook Linear Park Hunter Brook Linear Park Westchester County NY 2.9 miles Easy
Views
Woods
No Dogs 41.276968,-73.845592 6,345
Cranberry Lake Preserve Cranberry Lake Preserve Loop Westchester County NY 3 miles Easy
Waterfall
Historic feature
No Dogs 41.081923,-73.755898 36,507
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 13,847
Mohonk Preserve Bonticou Crag Shawangunk Mountains NY 3 miles Strenuous
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Fees
Allowed on leash 41.795208,-74.128532 28,590
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 7,156
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 20,926
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 28,190
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 17,408
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 20,990
Granite Knolls Park Granite Knolls Easy Loop Westchester County NY 3.5 miles Easy Woods Allowed on leash 41.32459, -73.82486 16,479
Sterling Forest State Park Indian Hill Loop Trail Sterling Forest NY 3.6 miles Moderate Views Allowed on leash 13,644
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 26,741
Sterling Forest State Park Townsend Trail/Long Meadow Extension Loop Sterling Forest NY 3.8 miles Easy to Moderate Views Allowed on leash 8,193
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 31,373
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 6,056
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 16,028
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 18,915
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 52,218
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 15,375
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 29,492
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 7,133
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 19,991
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 7,061
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 10,416
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 17,811
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 21,718
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 23,577
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 15,950
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 17,517
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 29,554
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 2,921
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 4,290
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 10,559
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 20,603
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 15,462
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 7,342
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 13,111
Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks Almost Perpendicular/Claudius Smith Den Loop Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks NY 4.7 miles Moderate to Strenuous
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Public Transportation
Allowed on leash 41.179887,-74.163916 28,616
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 15,218
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 17,754
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 34,122
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 15,269
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 47,469
Catskill Park Mud Pond/Trout Pond Loop Catskills NY 4.8 miles Moderate Swimming Allowed off leash 41.994457,-74.940834 29,083
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 8,832
Fahnestock State Park Catfish Loop Trail Fahnestock State Park NY 4.9 miles Easy to Moderate Views Allowed on leash 41.420722,-73.868799 15,664
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 5,424
Huckleberry Ridge State Forest Lenape Ridge/Minisink Trail Loop Shawangunk Mountains NY 5 miles Moderate
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Public Transportation
Allowed on leash 41.357919,-74.668965 18,454
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 44,062
Blue Mountain Reservation Blue Mountain Reservation Loop Westchester County NY 5 miles Easy to Moderate Views Allowed on leash 41.271372,-73.928418 23,726
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 31,267
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 16,391
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 20,469
Mohonk Preserve Undercliff/Overcliff Carriage Roads Loop Shawangunk Mountains NY 5 miles Easy
Views
Fees
Bikes allowed
Allowed on leash 41.742371,-74.199944 13,564
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 16,396
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 19,407
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 29,711
Catskill Park Touchmenot Mountain (Catskills) Catskills NY 5 miles Moderate to Strenuous
Views
Woods
Allowed off leash 42.06520054523206,-74.75181341171265 7,662
Wappinger Greenway Trail Wappinger Greenway Trail Dutchess County NY 5 miles Moderate
Public Transportation
Historic feature
Allowed on leash 41.587491,-73.947215 3,240
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 1,500
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 18,713
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 6,600
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 26,827
Catskill Park Balsam Mountain Catskill High Peak Catskills NY 5.2 miles Strenuous Views Allowed off leash 42.097044,-74.51005 13,881
Catskill Park Acra Point and Batavia Kill Loop Catskills NY 5.2 miles Moderate to Strenuous Views Allowed off leash 42.288765, -74.114545 7,912
Catskill Park Shavertown Trail on Perch Lake Mountain in Catskills Catskills NY 5.3 miles Moderate Views Allowed off leash 42.089945, -74.818863 1,918
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 17,740
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 29,595
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 17,321
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 17,225
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 1,904
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 3,209
Rockefeller State Park Preserve Pocantico Hills Loop Walk Westchester County NY 5.7 miles Easy Views Allowed on leash 41.092548,-73.856664 17,087
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 6,214
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 15,656
Westmoreland Sanctuary (Mt. Kisco, N.Y.) Westmoreland Sanctuary Loop Hike Westchester County NY 6 miles Moderate Views No Dogs 41.180915,-73.684788 9,868
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 15,772
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 12,864
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 45,173
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 12,512
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 22,561
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 21,426
Hudson Highlands State Park Sugarloaf Mountain and Breakneck Ridge Trail East Hudson Highlands NY 6 miles Strenuous
Views
Public Transportation
Allowed on leash 25,655
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 9,390
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 17,525
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 9,521
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 24,403
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 16,347
Catskill Park Windham High Peak Catskills NY 6.4 miles Strenuous Views Allowed off leash 42.296441,-74.169152 12,156
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 62,001
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 37,000
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 14,482
Mohonk Preserve Millbrook Mountain via Millbrook Ridge Trail Shawangunk Mountains NY 6.5 miles Moderate
Views
Fees
Allowed on leash 41.742371,-74.199944 15,220
Mohonk Preserve North Lookout at Mohonk Preserve Shawangunk Mountains NY 6.5 miles Moderate
Views
Fees
No Dogs 8,092
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 13,152
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 33,130
Catskill Park Slide Mountain (Highest Peak in Catskills) Loop Catskills NY 6.8 miles Strenuous Views Allowed off leash 42.010928,-74.422371 (Estimated) 62,858
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 13,322
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 6,619
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 19,893
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 24,781
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 14,169
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 13,643
Hudson Highlands State Park Sugarloaf Hill and Osborn Loop Trail East Hudson Highlands NY 7 miles Moderate
Views
Public Transportation
Allowed on leash 26,406
Mohonk Preserve Northeast Crags/Bonticou Crag Loop from Spring Farm Shawangunk Mountains NY 7 miles Moderate
Views
Fees
No Dogs 41.795208,-74.128532 9,121
Taconic State Park Brace Mountain on the Taconic Ridge Southern Taconics NY 7 miles Moderate to Strenuous Views Allowed on leash 18,299
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 7,409
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 6,076
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 524
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 45,762
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 28,485
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) 11,971
Catskill Park Windham High Peak via Burnt Knob Catskills NY 7.3 miles Strenuous Views Allowed off leash 42.288765, -74.114545 5,739
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 96,260
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 24,762
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 13,580
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 29,602
Mohonk Preserve Dickie Barre, Peters Kill and Awosting Falls Loop Shawangunk Mountains NY 7.5 miles Strenuous
Views
Waterfall
Fees
Allowed on leash 41.736039,-74.200394 25,191
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 11,555
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 34,727
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 28,860
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 14,268
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 11,478
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 3,732
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 23,328
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 12,287
Catskill Park Indian Head Mountain Loop Catskills NY 7.8 miles Strenuous
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Allowed off leash 42.133827, -74.081967 14,769
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 9,662
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) 27,039
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 9,510
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 40,651
Catskill Park Hunter Mountain Fire Tower Catskills NY 8 miles Strenuous
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Allowed off leash 42.18478, -74.27178 21,138
Catskill Park Plateau Mountain Via Warner Creek Trail Catskills NY 8 miles Strenuous Views Allowed off leash 42.140337,-74.212239 12,502
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 21,140
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 10,073
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 18,505
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 17,252
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 21,837
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 12,151
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 15,935
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 17,650
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 8,912
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 27,513
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 15,331
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 15,612
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 10,562
Catskill Park Peekamoose and Table Mountains Catskills NY 9.2 miles Strenuous
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Allowed off leash 41.915164, -74.429080 17,989
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 6,714
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 11,977
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 23,142
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 18,043
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 11,064
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 14,611
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 3,103
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 30,087
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 10,904
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 8,180
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 15,758
Mount Washington State Forest Tri-state Hike in the South Taconic Mountains Southern Taconics MA/CT/NY 12 miles Strenuous Views Allowed on leash 8,869
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 13,225
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 9,030
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 2,166