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John Boyd Thacher State Park
Hiking
Mountain biking
Bridle path
X-C skiing
Handicapped
25 miles Long Path Albany NY Dogs on leash
Pelham Bay Park
Hiking
Bridle path
6.5 miles New York City Bronx NY Dogs on leash
Van Cortlandt Park
Hiking
Mountain biking
Bridle path
Handicapped
15 miles New York City Bronx NY Dogs on leash
Bronx Park Hiking New York City Bronx NY Dogs on leash
Taconic State Park
Hiking
Mountain biking
X-C skiing
50 miles Southern Taconics Columbia NY Dogs on leash
Fishkill Ridge Conservation Area
Hiking
X-C skiing
Handicapped
11.5 miles East Hudson Highlands Dutchess NY Dogs on leash
Tivoli Bays Hiking 4 miles Dutchess County Dutchess NY Dogs on leash
Thompson Pond Preserve
Hiking
X-C skiing
4 miles Dutchess County Dutchess NY No dogs
Taconic-Hereford Multiple Use Area
Hiking
Mountain biking
Bridle path
X-C skiing
20 miles Dutchess County Dutchess NY Dogs off leash
Stony Kill Farm (Stony Kill Farm Environmental Education Center)
Hiking
Handicapped
6.5 miles Dutchess County Dutchess NY No dogs
Stissing Mountain Fire Tower
Hiking
Mountain biking
1.5 miles Dutchess County Dutchess NY Dogs on leash
Reese Nature Sanctuary Hiking 1 miles Dutchess County Dutchess NY No dogs
Poets’ Walk Romantic Landscape Park Hiking 2 miles Dutchess County Dutchess NY Dogs on leash
Mills-Norrie State Park
Hiking
Mountain biking
Bridle path
X-C skiing
6 miles Dutchess County Dutchess NY Dogs on leash
Locust Grove Hiking 3.2 miles Dutchess County Dutchess NY No dogs
Hyde Park Trail Hiking 10.4 miles Dutchess County Dutchess NY Dogs on leash
Harlem Valley Rail Trail
Hiking
Mountain biking
Handicapped
14.4 miles Dutchess County Dutchess NY Dogs on leash
Bowdoin Park
Hiking
X-C skiing
7 miles Dutchess County Dutchess NY Dogs on leash
James Baird State Park
Hiking
X-C skiing
7 miles Dutchess County Dutchess NY Dogs on leash
Pawling Nature Reserve Hiking 9.8 miles Dutchess County Dutchess NY No dogs
Mount Beacon Park
Hiking
Mountain biking
East Hudson Highlands Dutchess NY Dogs on leash
Wilcox Memorial Park Hiking 5.7 miles Dutchess County Dutchess NY Dogs on leash
Walkway Over the Hudson Historic State Park
Hiking
Mountain biking
Handicapped
1.28 miles Hudson River Greenway Trail Dutchess NY Dogs on leash
Wappinger Greenway Trail
Hiking
Handicapped
10.7 miles Dutchess County Dutchess NY Dogs on leash
Hunter-Westkill Wilderness Area
Hiking
Mountain biking
Catskills Greene NY
Catskills -- Northeastern
Hiking
X-C skiing
173 miles Catskills Greene NY Dogs off leash
North/South Lake State Campground Area
Hiking
Bridle path
Catskills Greene NY Contact park
Prospect Park
Hiking
Mountain biking
Handicapped
New York City Kings NY Dogs on leash
Hempstead Lake State Park
Hiking
Mountain biking
Bridle path
X-C skiing
Handicapped
Long Island Nassau NY
Bethpage State Park
Hiking
Mountain biking
Bridle path
X-C skiing
Handicapped
Long Island Nassau NY
Stillwell Woods Preserve
Hiking
Mountain biking
Bridle path
3 miles Long Island Nassau NY
Welwyn Preserve County Park Hiking Long Island Nassau NY
Muttontown Preserve
Hiking
Mountain biking
Bridle path
X-C skiing
Handicapped
2 miles Long Island Nassau NY
Inwood Hill Park
Hiking
Handicapped
New York City New York NY Dogs on leash
Riverside Park
Hiking
X-C skiing
Handicapped
7 miles New York City New York NY Dogs on leash
Fort Tryon Park
Hiking
Mountain biking
8 miles New York City New York NY Dogs on leash
High Line
Hiking
Handicapped
1 miles New York City New York NY No dogs
Black Rock Forest
Hiking
Mountain biking
X-C skiing
23.5 miles Storm King and Black Rock Forest Orange NY Dogs on leash
Schunemunk Mountain State Park (Schunnemunk Mountain State Park) Hiking 25 miles Schunemunk Mountain Orange NY Dogs on leash
Sterling Forest State Park
Hiking
Mountain biking
X-C skiing
83 miles Sterling Forest Orange NY Dogs on leash
Storm King State Park Hiking 9.7 miles Storm King and Black Rock Forest Orange NY Dogs on leash
Huckleberry Ridge State Forest Hiking 11 miles Shawangunk Ridge Trail Orange NY Dogs off leash
Hudson Highlands Nature Museum Outdoor Discovery Center
Hiking
Handicapped
6 miles Storm King and Black Rock Forest Orange NY No dogs
Highland Lakes State Park Hiking Sterling Forest Orange NY Dogs on leash
Goosepond Mountain State Park
Hiking
Bridle path
Schunemunk Mountain Orange NY Dogs on leash
Bear Mountain State Park
Hiking
X-C skiing
Handicapped
45 miles Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks Orange NY Dogs on leash
Fahnestock State Park [Clarence Fahnestock Memorial State Park]
Hiking
Mountain biking
Bridle path
X-C skiing
50 miles Fahnestock State Park Putnam NY Dogs on leash
Hubbard-Perkins Conservation Area Hiking Fahnestock State Park Putnam NY
Hudson Highlands State Park
Hiking
X-C skiing
52 miles East Hudson Highlands Putnam NY Dogs on leash
Manitou Point Nature Preserve (Manitou Point Preserve)
Hiking
X-C skiing
4 miles East Hudson Highlands Putnam NY Dogs on leash
Manitoga (The Russel Wright Design Center) Hiking 5 miles East Hudson Highlands Putnam NY Dogs on leash
Ninham Mountain Multiple Use Area (Nimham Mountain State Forest)
Hiking
Mountain biking
X-C skiing
15 miles Fahnestock State Park Putnam NY Dogs off leash
Durland Scout Reservation [formerly Clear Lake Scout Reservation] Hiking 4.8 miles Fahnestock State Park Putnam NY No dogs
Wonder Lake State Park
Hiking
Bridle path
8.7 miles Fahnestock State Park Putnam NY Dogs on leash
California Hill State Forest
Hiking
Mountain biking
Bridle path
X-C skiing
Fahnestock State Park Putnam NY Dogs on leash
Clear Lake Scout Reservation Hiking Fahnestock State Park Putnam NY
Alley Pond Park Hiking 2.4 miles New York City Queens NY No dogs
Forest Park
Hiking
Bridle path
5 miles New York City Queens NY Dogs on leash
Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge (Gateway National Recreation Area) Hiking New York City Queens NY No dogs
Staten Island Greenbelt
Hiking
Bridle path
Handicapped
28 miles New York City Richmond NY Dogs on leash
Clay Pit Ponds State Park Preserve
Hiking
Bridle path
9.5 miles New York City Richmond NY No dogs
Great Kills Park (Gateway National Recreation Area)
Hiking
Handicapped
5 miles New York City Richmond NY Dogs on leash
Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks
Hiking
Mountain biking
X-C skiing
235 miles Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks Rockland NY Dogs on leash
High Tor State Park
Hiking
Handicapped
4.95 miles Rockland County Rockland NY No dogs
Kakiat County Park
Hiking
Bridle path
Rockland County Rockland NY Dogs on leash
Nyack Beach State Park
Hiking
Mountain biking
X-C skiing
Handicapped
Rockland County Rockland NY Dogs on leash
Palisades Interstate Park -- NY Cluster Hiking Rockland County Rockland NY
Rockland Lake State Park
Hiking
Mountain biking
X-C skiing
Handicapped
Rockland County Rockland NY See park description
South Mountain County Park Hiking Rockland County Rockland NY Dogs on leash
Buttermilk Falls County Park Hiking Rockland County Rockland NY Dogs on leash
Bear Mountain-Harriman State Parks
Hiking
Handicapped
235 miles Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks Rockland NY Dogs on leash
Tallman Mountain State Park
Hiking
Mountain biking
X-C skiing
Handicapped
5 miles Palisades Rockland NY Dogs on leash
Clausland Mountain County Park Hiking Rockland County Rockland NY Dogs on leash
Nike Town Park Hiking Rockland County Rockland NY Dogs on leash
Tackamack Town Park Hiking Rockland County Rockland NY Dogs on leash
Sean Hunter Ryan Memorial County Park Hiking Rockland County Rockland NY Dogs on leash
Blauvelt State Park Hiking 4.1 miles Rockland County Rockland NY Dogs on leash
Schuyler Town Park Hiking Rockland County Rockland NY Dogs on leash
Hook Mountain State Park Hiking Rockland County Rockland NY Dogs on leash
Monsey Glen County Park Hiking Rockland County Rockland NY Dogs on leash
Gurnee County Park Hiking Rockland County Rockland NY Dogs on leash
Mount Ivy Environmental County Park (Samuel G. Fisher Mount Ivy Environmental County Park) Hiking Rockland County Rockland NY Dogs on leash
Kennedy Dells County Park
Hiking
Bridle path
X-C skiing
3.3 miles Rockland County Rockland NY Dogs on leash
Mountainview Nature Park Hiking 2.5 miles Rockland County Rockland NY Dogs on leash
Dater Mountain Nature Park Hiking Harriman-Bear Mountain State Parks Rockland NY Dogs on leash
Congers Lake Memorial Park
Hiking
Mountain biking
Rockland County Rockland NY No dogs
Connetquot River State Park Preserve
Hiking
Bridle path
X-C skiing
Handicapped
50 miles Long Island Suffolk NY No dogs
Sunken Meadow State Park (Governor Alfred E. Smith/Sunken Meadow State Park)
Hiking
X-C skiing
6 miles Long Island Suffolk NY See park description
Governor Alfred E. Smith/Sunken Meadow State Park Hiking Long Island Suffolk NY
Caumsett State Park
Hiking
Bridle path
X-C skiing
Handicapped
3.5 miles Long Island Suffolk NY
Target Rock National Wildlife Refuge Hiking 1 miles Long Island Suffolk NY
Edgewood Oak Brush Plains Preserve
Hiking
Mountain biking
3 miles New York City Suffolk NY Dogs on leash
Fire Island National Seashore
Hiking
Handicapped
7 miles Long Island Suffolk NY Contact park
Hither Hills State Park
Hiking
Mountain biking
Bridle path
X-C skiing
Long Island Suffolk NY Dogs on leash
Hither Woods Preserve
Hiking
Mountain biking
Bridle path
X-C skiing
Long Island Suffolk NY Dogs on leash
Bashakill Wildlife Management Area (Basha Kill Wildlife Management Area)
Hiking
Mountain biking
Long Path Sullivan NY
Wurtsboro Ridge State Forest Hiking 5 miles Shawangunk Ridge Trail Sullivan NY Dogs on leash
Catskills -- Western
Hiking
X-C skiing
83 miles Catskills Sullivan NY Dogs off leash
Catskill Park
Hiking
Mountain biking
Bridle path
X-C skiing
303 miles Catskills Ulster NY Dogs off leash
Minnewaska State Park Preserve
Hiking
Mountain biking
Bridle path
X-C skiing
50 miles Shawangunk Mountains Ulster NY Dogs on leash
Mohonk Preserve
Hiking
Mountain biking
Bridle path
100 miles Shawangunk Mountains Ulster NY Dogs on leash
Slide Mountain Wilderness
Hiking
X-C skiing
35 miles Catskills Ulster NY Dogs on leash
Mohonk Mountain House
Hiking
Mountain biking
Bridle path
X-C skiing
85 miles Shawangunk Mountains Ulster NY No dogs
Sam's Point Preserve Hiking 16 miles Shawangunk Mountains Ulster NY Dogs on leash
Wallkill Valley Rail Trail
Hiking
Mountain biking
X-C skiing
12.1 miles Shawangunk Mountains Ulster NY Dogs on leash
Black Creek Preserve
Hiking
X-C skiing
2 miles Hudson River Greenway Trail Ulster NY Dogs on leash
Shaupeneak Ridge Cooperative Recreation Area
Hiking
Mountain biking
6 miles Hudson River Greenway Trail Ulster NY Dogs on leash
Franny Reese State Park Hiking 2.5 miles Shawangunk Mountains Ulster NY Dogs on leash
Catskills -- Southern Hiking 120 miles Catskills Ulster NY Dogs off leash
Catskills -- Central Hiking 90 miles Catskills Ulster NY Dogs off leash
Kitchawan Preserve Hiking 4.9 miles Westchester County Westchester NY Dogs on leash
Montrose Point State Forest Hiking 1.2 miles Westchester County Westchester NY Dogs on leash
George's Island County Park Hiking 3.1 miles Westchester County Westchester NY Dogs on leash
Cranberry Lake Preserve Hiking 3 miles Westchester County Westchester NY No dogs
Blue Mountain Reservation
Hiking
Mountain biking
Bridle path
X-C skiing
22.6 miles Westchester County Westchester NY Dogs on leash
Rockefeller State Park Preserve
Hiking
Bridle path
X-C skiing
Handicapped
40 miles Westchester County Westchester NY Dogs on leash
Hudson Highlands Gateway Park
Hiking
X-C skiing
4.3 miles East Hudson Highlands Westchester NY Dogs on leash
Ward Pound Ridge Reservation
Hiking
X-C skiing
Handicapped
41.9 miles Westchester County Westchester NY Dogs on leash
Teatown Lake Reservation
Hiking
X-C skiing
15 miles Westchester County Westchester NY Dogs on leash
Old Croton Aqueduct State Historic Park
Hiking
Mountain biking
Bridle path
X-C skiing
Handicapped
26.2 miles Westchester County Westchester NY Dogs on leash
Westchester Wilderness Walk Hiking 5.7 miles Westchester County Westchester NY No dogs
Westmoreland Sanctuary Hiking 9.2 miles Westchester County Westchester NY No dogs
Butler Memorial Sanctuary Hiking 6.6 miles Westchester County Westchester NY Dogs on leash
Hunt-Parker Sanctuary Hiking 4.3 miles Westchester County Westchester NY No dogs
Mount Holly Sanctuary Hiking 3.4 miles Westchester County Westchester NY Dogs on leash
Grierson Sanctuary (Mildred E. Grierson Memorial Wildlife Sanctuary) Yarrow Preserve (Marion Yarrow Preserve) Hiking 2.4 miles Westchester County Westchester NY Dogs on leash
Mount Holly Preserve Hiking 1.6 miles Westchester County Westchester NY Dogs on leash
Marshlands Conservancy
Hiking
X-C skiing
2.7 miles Westchester County Westchester NY No dogs
Hunter Brook Linear Park Hiking 2.1 miles Westchester County Westchester NY No dogs
Indian Brook Assemblage Hiking 13.3 miles Westchester County Westchester NY
Sylvan Glen Park Preserve Hiking 5.1 miles Westchester County Westchester NY Dogs on leash
Merestead
Hiking
Bridle path
X-C skiing
2.7 miles Westchester County Westchester NY Dogs on leash
I-684 Cluster
Hiking
Bridle path
X-C skiing
18.5 miles Westchester County Westchester NY See park description
Saxon Woods Park
Hiking
Bridle path
X-C skiing
12.9 miles Westchester County Westchester NY Dogs on leash
North County Trailway
Hiking
Mountain biking
Handicapped
21 miles Westchester County Westchester NY Dogs on leash
Woodlands Legacy Field Park
Hiking
Mountain biking
X-C skiing
3.6 miles Westchester County Westchester NY Dogs on leash
Granite Knolls Park
Hiking
Mountain biking
X-C skiing
5 miles Westchester County Westchester NY Dogs on leash
Yorktown Trailway
Hiking
Mountain biking
X-C skiing
3.4 miles Westchester County Westchester NY Dogs on leash
Franklin Delano Roosevelt State Park
Hiking
Mountain biking
X-C skiing
Handicapped
3.4 miles Westchester County Westchester NY Dogs on leash
Turkey Mountain Nature Preserve Hiking 3.4 miles Westchester County Westchester NY No dogs
Bronx River Parkway Reservation
Hiking
Mountain biking
X-C skiing
Handicapped
11.6 miles Westchester County Westchester NY Dogs on leash
Taxter Ridge Park Preserve Hiking 2.3 miles Westchester County Westchester NY Dogs on leash
Gedney Park Hiking 3.4 miles Westchester County Westchester NY Dogs off leash
Mountain Lakes Park
Hiking
X-C skiing
Handicapped
12.7 miles Westchester County Westchester NY Dogs on leash