Rockwood Hall at Sleepy Hollow

Rockefeller State Park Preserve

This loop hike follows carriage roads around this park, formerly the home of William Rockefeller, with gentle grades and panoramic views over the Hudson River.

41.126694, -73.87207

Rockwood Hall is the site of the former summer home of William Rockefeller (1841-1922), brother of John D. Rockefeller. In 1886, he purchased Rockwood, a 200-acre estate, and built Rockwood Hall, a mansion with 204 rooms. Frederick Law Olmsted designed the landscape, which includes many ornamental trees. Following Rockefeller's death in 1922, the estate was converted into a country club, which...

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Trail Maintainer | Ringwood State Park
September 15, 2016
Trail Chair: North Jersey
June 21, 2016

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