Bashakill Wildlife Management Area

Bashakill Wildlife Management Area

View of the Shawangunk Ridge from Basha Kill Lake - Photo credit: Jakob Franke View of the Shawangunk Ridge from Basha Kill Lake - Photo credit: Jakob Franke
41.534337, -74.513687

Hike, canoe, bird-watch and fish in the largest freshwater wetland in southeastern New York.

A thriving wetland in the summer and fall and a six mile shallow lake in the springtime, the Basha Kill is home to 200 species of birds. Thirty varieties of fish include the prehistoric Bowfin. This area a nature lover's paradise. The Wildlife Management Area is invitingly described by the Basha Kill Area Association on its...

Park Acreage:

2213.00 acres

Municipality:

Wurtsboro

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Contact Information

Web Link:

Bashakill Bird Conservation Area

Phone:

(518) 402-8924

Fees:

None

Dogs in park:

Not available

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