High Tor State Park

High Tor State Park

Rockland County Region

41.191155, -73.989189

High Tor, one of Rockland County's most striking landmarks, was used as a signal point by colonists during the Revolution.

High Tor State Park is the most northern component of the Palisades Interstate Park system on the Palisades proper. Long cherished as part of the Van Orden farm on its south side, High Tor was threatened by quarrying for its trap rock, as Elmer Van Orden grew older without descendants. Maxwell Anderson's picturesque play, High Tor, and local attachment to this peak-the highest along the...

Park Acreage:

693.00 acres


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High Tor State Park


(845) 634-8074


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