Fahnestock State Park [Clarence Fahnestock Memorial State Park]

Fahnestock State Park [Clarence Fahnestock Memorial...

Fahnestock State Park Region

41.462248, -73.829715

Largest park in the area with diverse recreational opportunities on 50 miles of marked trails [including the Appalachian Trail], a variety of terrain, and numerous lakes, ponds and streams.

The 14,000-acre Clarence Fahnestock Memorial State Park is in an historic iron-mining region, and several remnants of that industry remain in mine excavations, stone foundations and the old railbeds used by some trails. The park has hiking trails and multiple-use trails open to bikes and horses. There is a beach on Canopus Lake open in summer and groomed cross-country ski trails open in winter...

Park Acreage:

14000.00 acres


Philipstown, Putnam Valley

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Contact Information

Web Link:

New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historical Preservation


(845) 225-7207


Some times and places; check with park

Dogs in park:

Dogs on leash

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Avenza App Map: East Hudson 103

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