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Park Trail Uses Trail Miles Region Countysort icon State Dogs
Gateway National Recreation Area Hiking 0 miles New York City NY
Greenwood Lake State Park Hiking 0 miles Appalachian Trail NY
AT - NPS Hiking Appalachian Trail NY
Balsam Lake Mountain Wild Forest Hiking Catskills NY
Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area PA Hiking New York City NY
High Point State Park/Wallkill National Wildlife Refuge Hiking Kittatinnies NY
Lakeland Park/Hidden Pond Park Hiking Long Island NY
LP-Harriman State Park Hiking Long Path NY
None - Long Path Hiking Long Path NY
None - Shawangunk Ridge Trail Hiking Shawangunk Ridge Trail NY
None - Southern Taconics Hiking Southern Taconics NY
Teatown Kitchawan Trail Hiking 6.5 miles Westchester County NY Dogs on leash
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
Orchard Beach Hiking Appalachian Trail Bronx NY
Ranaqua Hiking New York City Bronx NY
Taconic State Park
Hiking
Mountain biking
X-C skiing
50 miles Southern Taconics Columbia NY Dogs on leash
Dry Brook Ridge Wild Forest Hiking Catskills Delaware NY
Delaware Wild Forest
Hiking
Mountain biking
33 miles Catskills Delaware NY
Cherry Ridge-Campbell Mountain Wild Forest Hiking Catskills Delaware NY
Middle Mountain-Mary Smith Hill Wild Forest Hiking Catskills Delaware NY
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 5 miles Dutchess County Dutchess NY Dogs on leash
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 State Historic 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
Dover Stone Church Preserve Hiking 3.75 miles Dutchess County Dutchess NY Dogs on leash
Hunter Mountain Wild Forest
Hiking
Mountain biking
Bridle path
X-C skiing
18 miles Catskills Greene NY
Indian Head Wilderness Area Hiking 29.4 miles Catskills Greene NY
Kaaterskill Wild Forest Hiking Catskills Greene NY
West Kill Wilderness Area
Hiking
Mountain biking
Bridle path
X-C skiing
10.2 miles Catskills Greene NY Dogs on leash
Windham High Peak Wild Forest
Hiking
Mountain biking
X-C skiing
30 miles Catskills Greene 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 Intensive Use Area
Hiking
Bridle path
Catskills Greene NY Contact park
Black Dome Valley Wild Forest Hiking New York City Greene NY
Blackhead Range Wild Forest Hiking Catskills Greene NY
Catskill Park - Various UMP Hiking New York City Greene NY
Catskill Park (not Forest Pre) Hiking Catskills Greene NY
North Mountain Wild Forest Hiking Westchester County Greene NY
Prospect Park
Hiking
Mountain biking
Handicapped
New York City Kings NY Dogs on leash
Marine Park Hiking New York City Kings NY
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
Trail View State Park
Hiking
Mountain biking
Bridle path
X-C skiing
7.4 miles Long Island Nassau NY Dogs on leash
Caleb Smith State Park Hiking 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 8 miles New York City New York NY Dogs on leash
High Line-Elevated NYC Park-Rail Trail
Hiking
Handicapped
1.45 miles New York City New York NY No dogs
Central Park
Hiking
Mountain biking
Handicapped
New York City New York NY Dogs on leash
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
2.6 miles 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
Gobbler’s Knob State Forest
Hiking
X-C skiing
2 miles Shawangunk Mountains Orange NY
AT - Sterling Forest Park Hiking Appalachian Trail Orange NY
Graham State Forest Hiking New York City Orange NY
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 Preserve
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
AT - Fahnestock State Park Hiking Appalachian Trail Putnam NY
Castle Rock Unique Area Hiking East Hudson Highlands Putnam NY
Glenclyffe Hiking East Hudson Highlands Putnam NY
Pete and Toshi Seeger Riverfront Park Hiking East Hudson Highlands 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
Idlewild Park Hiking New York City Queens NY
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
Blue Heron Hiking New York City Richmond NY
High Rock Park Hiking New York City Richmond NY
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 Rockland County 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
Mountain biking
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 County 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
Schuyler and Stephen Rowe Bradley, Sr. Town Parks Hiking Rockland County Rockland NY Dogs on leash
AT - Harriman State Park Hiking Appalachian Trail Rockland NY
Cheesecote Mountain Town Park Hiking Rockland County Rockland NY
Cheesecote/Harriman Hiking Rockland County Rockland NY
Palisades Interstate Park -- NY Section Hiking Palisades Rockland NY
West Hook Mountain Open Space Hiking Rockland County Rockland NY
Mount Pisgah State Forest Hiking Catskills Schoharie NY
Connetquot River State Park Preserve
Hiking
Bridle path
X-C skiing
Handicapped
21.5 miles Long Island Suffolk NY No dogs
Sunken Meadow State Park (Governor Alfred E. Smith/Sunken Meadow State Park)
Hiking
Bridle path
X-C skiing
6 miles Long Island Suffolk NY See park description
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
Blydenburgh County Park
Hiking
Bridle path
5.4 miles Long Island Suffolk NY Dogs on leash
Rocky Point Pine Barrens State Forest
Hiking
Mountain biking
Bridle path
11 miles Long Island Suffolk NY Dogs on leash
Heckscher State Park Hiking Long Island Suffolk NY
Willowemoc-Long Pond Wild Forest Hiking 15 miles Catskills Sullivan NY Dogs on leash
Bashakill Wildlife Management Area Hiking Shawangunk Mountains Sullivan NY
Neversink River Unique Area/ Wolf Brook State Forest (FKA Wolf Brook Mutiple Use Area) Hiking 11 miles Catskills Sullivan NY Dogs off leash
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
Upper Delaware Scenic and Recreational River Hiking Pocono Mountains (PA) Sullivan NY Dogs on leash
Roosa Gap State Forest
Hiking
X-C skiing
5 miles Shawangunk Mountains Sullivan NY Dogs on leash
Neversink River Unique Area Hiking Long Path Sullivan NY
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 Area
Hiking
X-C skiing
35 miles Catskills Ulster NY Dogs on leash
Sundown Wild Forest
Hiking
Mountain biking
11 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
Belleayre Mountain Intensive Use Area Hiking Catskills Ulster NY
Big Indian Wilderness Area Hiking Catskills Ulster NY
Shawangunk Ridge State Forest
Hiking
Mountain biking
Bridle path
4 miles Shawangunk Mountains Ulster NY Dogs on leash
Overlook Mountain Wild Forest Hiking Catskills Ulster NY
Phoenicia-Mount Tobias Wild Forest Hiking Catskills Ulster NY
Plateau-Indian Head Wilderness Area Hiking Catskills Ulster NY
Kitchawan Preserve Hiking 5 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 Park Hiking 3.1 miles Westchester County Westchester NY Dogs on leash
Cranberry Lake Preserve Hiking 6.4 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
40.4 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
14.4 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 5.9 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 Memorial Sanctuary Hiking 4.3 miles Westchester County Westchester NY No dogs
Mount Holly Sanctuary
Hiking
Bridle path
3.4 miles Westchester County Westchester NY Dogs on leash
Mildred E. Grierson Memorial Wildlife Sanctuary and Marion Yarrow Preserve
Hiking
Bridle path
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
Sylvan Glen Park Preserve
Hiking
Mountain biking
5.3 miles Westchester County Westchester NY Dogs on leash
Merestead
Hiking
Bridle path
X-C skiing
2.7 miles Westchester County Westchester NY No dogs
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
7 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
4.8 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
Handicapped
3.7 miles Westchester County Westchester NY Dogs off leash
Hart's Brook Preserve
Hiking
X-C skiing
3.2 miles Westchester County Westchester NY Dogs on leash
Mountain Lakes Park [ Sal J. Prezioso Mountain Lakes Park]
Hiking
X-C skiing
Handicapped
12.7 miles Westchester County Westchester NY Dogs on leash
Angle Fly Preserve
Hiking
X-C skiing
Handicapped
10.1 miles Westchester County Westchester NY No dogs
Hilltop Hanover Farm and Environmental Center Hiking 3.4 miles Westchester County Westchester NY No dogs
Briarcliff-Peekskill Trailway
Hiking
X-C skiing
13.5 miles Westchester County Westchester NY Dogs on leash
Franklin Fels Preserve Hiking 2.7 miles Westchester County Westchester NY No dogs
Greenburgh Nature Center Hiking 1.4 miles Westchester County Westchester NY No dogs
John E. Hand Park
Hiking
Mountain biking
2.8 miles Westchester County Westchester NY Dogs on leash
Lasdon Park
Hiking
X-C skiing
Handicapped
4.5 miles Westchester County Westchester NY No dogs
Lewisboro Town Park
Hiking
Bridle path
X-C skiing
0.9 miles Westchester County Westchester NY Dogs on leash
Muscoot Farm Hiking 5.7 miles Westchester County Westchester NY No dogs
Rockwood Hall
Hiking
Bridle path
X-C skiing
Handicapped
3 miles Westchester County Westchester NY Dogs on leash
Graham Hills Park
Hiking
Mountain biking
9.8 miles Westchester County Westchester NY Dogs on leash
Lenoir Preserve
Hiking
Handicapped
1.3 miles Westchester County Westchester NY Dogs on leash
Untermyer Park
Hiking
Handicapped
1.2 miles Westchester County Westchester NY No dogs
Croton Gorge Park Hiking 1.3 miles Westchester County Westchester NY Dogs on leash
None - Westchester County Hiking Westchester County Westchester NY
Marsh Memorial Sanctuary
Hiking
Bridle path
2.7 miles Westchester County Westchester NY Dogs on leash
Halmi, Hearst-Mead, and O'Donohue Preserves
Hiking
Bridle path
X-C skiing
3.1 miles Appalachian Trail Westchester NY Dogs on leash
Leon Levy Preserve
Hiking
Bridle path
X-C skiing
4.5 miles Westchester County Westchester NY Dogs on leash
Depew Park Hiking 5.5 miles Westchester County Westchester NY Dogs on leash