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Red Wing Park

11 Old Farm Rd
Hopewell Junction   |  
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Red Wing is a 17-acre park with an eight-acre lake and beach fed by an underground spring. The facility includes a bath...  MORE »

Spratt Park

121 Wilbur Blvd
Poughkeepsie   |  
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Walkway Over the Hudson State Historic Park

61 Parker Ave
Poughkeepsie   |  
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Walkway Over the Hudson State Historic Park is open everyday from Sunrise to Sunset. In October 2009 the Walkway Over the Hudson opened...  MORE »

Beekman Town Center Park

71 Town Center Blvd
Poughquag   |  
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Bowdoin Park

85 Sheafe Rd
Wappingers Falls   |  
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With a playground, splash pad, views of the Hudson River, and walking trails, this is one you don't want to miss! Bathrooms...  MORE »

Formal Gardens at F. W. Vanderbilt National Historic Site

F W Vanderbilt National Historic Site
Hyde Park   |  
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Freedom Park

212 Skidmore Rd
Pleasant Valley   |  
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Fenced in park with tons of stuff for every age! Shaded areas to sit and relax, sports fields, and bathrooms. My kids...  MORE »

Hyde Park Recreation

59 E Market St
Hyde Park   |  
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Lake Marjorie Club

7 Ryandale Road
Lagrangeville   |  
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Peach Hill Park

34 Edgewood Dr
Poughkeepsie   |  
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The Peach Hill Park and Conservation Area is a 159 acre passive use, open space landscape. Opened in 2006, this magnificent spot is...  MORE »

SplashDown Beach

16 Old Route 9 W
Fishkill   |  
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SplashDown Beach Water Park in Fishkill, NY features water rides for all ages and fun for the whole family....  MORE »

Town of Poughkeepsie Recreation Department

1 Overocker Road
Poughkeepsie   |  
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Everything Town of Poughkeepsie Recreation...  MORE »

Tymor Park & Forest

Tymor Park Rd
Lagrangeville   |  
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Union Vale Parks & Recreation

8 Tymor Park Rd
Lagrangeville   |  
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Union Vale Parks and Recreation strives to enhance the quality of life for all citizens in our community by creating strong partnerships...  MORE »

Upper Landing Park - Poughkeepsie

83 N Water St
Poughkeepsie   |  
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Upper Landing Park offers Poughkeepsie residents and visitors a beautiful setting in which to enjoy the Hudson River....  MORE »

Victor C. Waryas Park

Main St
Poughkeepsie   |  
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Boyce Park

6420 Rt 55
Wingdale   |  
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With Baseball/Softball Fields, Basketball Courts, Community Room, Flying Field, Pavilion, Playground, Rec Office, Soccer Fields, Tennis Courts, and Walking/Hiking Trails this park...  MORE »

Buttercup Farm Audubon Sanctuary

6862 NY-82
Stanfordville   |  
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Come walk the 6 miles of trails throughout this 641 acre sanctuary. Experience diverse habitats and witness a wide variety of wildlife....  MORE »

Catamount Aerial Adventure Park

78 Catamount Rd
Hillsdale   |  
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Cold Spring Tots Park

High St
Cold Spring   |  
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Drayton Grant Park at Burger Hill

Route 9G South of Violet Hill Rd
Rhinebeck   |  
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Owned by Winnakee Land Trust, Drayton Grant Park at Burger Hill is one of the highest points in the Town of Rhinebeck....  MORE »

Dutchess Rail Trail

The Dutchess Rail Trail is our 13 mile multi-use linear county “park” that runs through the middle of the County along the...  MORE »

East Fishkill Recreation

330 Route 376
Hopewell Junction   |  
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A message from the Administrator: This East Fishkill Recreation page is a community page created to help keep followers up-to-date with recreational...  MORE »

Eddie Collins Memorial Park

5989 North Elm Ave.
Millerton   |  
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A spacious park with a zip line, baseball fields, basketball court, Handicap Accessible Playground & pavilion....  MORE »

Edward R Murrow Memorial Park

92 Lakeside Drive
Pawling   |  
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Fahenstock State Park Lake Canopus

Route 301
Fishkill   |  
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The large beach at Canopus Lake is the jewel of Clarence Fahnestock Memorial State Park. Its sandy shore and nearby picnic area...  MORE »

Ferncliff Forest

68 Mt Rutsen Rd
Rhinebeck   |  
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Game Refuge and Forest Preserve with a pond, pavilion, trails, open field, camping, and a fire tower with amazing views....  MORE »

FIT4MOM LAGRANGEVILLE

Various Local Locations
Lagrangeville   |  
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FIT4MOM LAGRANGEVILLE is dedicated to supporting moms! Now offering Stroller Strides, Stroller Barre, Strides 360, Body Back Transformation, Run Club, & FIT4BABY!...  MORE »

Flannery Park

Green Street
Beacon   |  
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Frances J. Mark Memorial Park town of Clinton

337 Clinton Hollow Road(CR-18)
Salt Point   |  
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Friends of Green Street Park

The Park Converges at Green St, Prospect St and Union St
Beacon   |  
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A playground in the middle of a great little pocket of Beacon, NY...  MORE »

Friends Park

2235 Salt Point Turnpike
Clinton   |  
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Baseball field, small pavilion area, tennis courts, soccer, basketball, playground. The park closes at dusk....  MORE »

Geering Park

Geering Way
Fishkill   |  
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This park boasts TWO playgrounds (one for bigs and one for littles), three tennis courts, two lit basketball courts, one Senior League...  MORE »

Godfrey Park

38 On the Green
Verbank   |  
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Baseball Field...  MORE »

Governors Island

10 South St
New York   |  
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Governors Island is an oasis in the heart of New York Harbor, just a 7 minute ferry ride from Manhattan and...  MORE »

Greenvale Park

2260 New Hackensack Rd
Poughkeepsie   |  
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General Information Greenvale Park is located at 2260 New Hackensack Road (Route 376). This park is centrally located in the Town and is...  MORE »

Harlem Valley Rail Trail

1 John Street, PO Box 356
Millerton   |  
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Helen Aldrich Rec Park

27 Hibernia Rd
Salt Point   |  
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Hiddenbrooke Open Space Preserve

139 Depuyster Ave
Beacon   |  
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Hiddenbrooke is a nearly 100 acre public open space preserve for sitting, walking and hiking, located at the foot of Mount Beacon....  MORE »

Hillside Lake Playground

856 N Hillside Rd
East Fishkill   |  
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Hopewell Recreational Park

RTE - 376 (corner of Rte 82)
Hopewell Junction   |  
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This 60-acre recreation area, at 392 Route 376 (corner of Route 82), includes six baseball/ softball fields, four with lights; three lighted...  MORE »

Innisfree Garden

362 Tyrrel Rd
Millbrook   |  
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Recognized as one of the “world’s ten best gardens,”* Innisfree is a powerful icon of 20th century landscape design. Over 50...  MORE »

Interlake RV Park

428 Lake Dr
Rhinebeck   |  
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RV Rental spot, fantastic reviews!...  MORE »

James Baird State Park

280 Clubhouse Road
Pleasant Valley   |  
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The park was established through the generous donation of farm land owned by James Baird, a contractor and engineer whose firm constructed...  MORE »

Julie's Jungle at Lime Kiln

Julie's Jungle is an all inclusive park with space and facilities for kids of all ages and abilities. Completely fenced in, with...  MORE »

Lakeside Park

2 Lakeside Drive
Pawling   |  
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Fun activities for kids of all ages, with shaded areas and trails. Dogs are allowed, and there's a beautiful lake with swimming...  MORE »

Memorial Park

100 Cahill Drive
Beacon   |  
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Mesier Park

Main St
Wappingers Falls   |  
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Mesier Park...  MORE »

Mount Beacon

Beacon Mountain, locally Mount Beacon, is the highest peak of the Hudson Highlands, located behind the City of Beacon, New York, in...  MORE »

Pawling Recreation Park

Lakeside Drive
Pawling   |  
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Poets' Walk

776 River Rd
Red Hook   |  
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Poets' Walk is located in Red Hook, New York, United States on the scenic River Road. It is a "romantic landscape", intended...  MORE »

Quiet Cove State Park

1 Clearwater Drive
Poughkeepsie   |  
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Dutchess Cove...  MORE »

Red Hook Recreation Park

Red Hook
Red Hook   |  
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Softball field, Pool and so much more!...  MORE »

River Pool at Beacon

Pete and Toshi Seeger Riverfront Park, end of Red Flynn Drive, North of Train Station
Beacon   |  
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The River Pool is an exciting and innovative structure intended to provide a safe area for swimming in the Hudson River for...  MORE »

Riverfront Park

1 Flynn Drive
Beacon   |  
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This park is off the beaten path, but in a beautiful location with basketball courts, a playground, riverfront views, plenty of...  MORE »

Roosevelt-Vanderbilt National Historic Sites

4097 Albany Post Rd
Hyde Park   |  
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Learn and explore in your national parks located in Hyde Park, NY. Explore on your own or join our hands-on, interactive...  MORE »

Sarah Taylor Park

Old Main Street
Fishkill   |  
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This park features a 2000 foot walking/jogging path around soccer fields, a children's playground, pavilions and a picnic area next to the...  MORE »

Schlathaus Park

126 All Angels Hill Rd
Wappingers Falls   |  
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Brexel/Schlathaus Park, located in the center of the Town of Wappinger, is home to popular events such as the Memorial Day Ceremony,...  MORE »

Shephear Memorial Park

81 NY-82
Fishkill   |  
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Located on Route 82 next to the Brinckerhoff Elementary School. Facilities: one (1) baseball field, one (1) softball field, two (2) little league...  MORE »

South Avenue Park

South Avenue
Beacon   |  
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Stanford Recreation

Creamery Rd
Stanfordville   |  
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The large wooden playground is definitely a throwback to my childhood, and the pond with beach offers swimming lessons. Add in soccer...  MORE »

Starr Park

Traver Lane

The park is 72 acres with 2.2 miles of foot trails on Traver Lane, adjacent to Starr Library in Rhinebeck, NY. Owned...  MORE »

Stissing Lake / Thompson Pond Reserve

Stissing Lake
Pine Plains   |  
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Stissing Mountain Multiple Use Area

26 Town Hall Rd
Pine Plains   |  
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Hiking, bird watching, walking trails area...  MORE »

Stringham Park - Wappingers

Stringham Road
Wappingers Falls   |  
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Stringham Park...  MORE »

Sylvan Lake Beach Park

18 McDonnells Ln
Hopewell Junction   |  
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Sylvan Lake Beach Park is a family owned and operated campground in the Hudson Valley, conveniently located just 30 minutes from Beacon...  MORE »

Taconic State Park-Rudd Pond Area

Rudd Drive
Millerton   |  
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Taconic-Hereford State Multiple Use Area.

Tyrell Road
Pleasant Valley   |  
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Great spot to bike and hike!...  MORE »

The Fresh Air Fund's Sharpe Reservation

436 Van Wyck Lake Rd
Fishkill   |  
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The Fresh Air Fund's Sharpe Reservation has 2,300 acres of beautiful land with lakes, ponds, streams and hiking trails through the woods....  MORE »

Town of LaGrange Parks & Recreation

120 Stringham Rd
Lagrangeville   |  
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Town of LaGrange Parks and Recreation offers opportunities for recreation and leisure in our parks and playgrounds....  MORE »

Town of Washington Park & Pool

3744 US-44
Millbrook   |  
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This page has been created for the convenience of patrons of the Town of Washington Park and Pool. To stay informed regarding...  MORE »

Tree Top Adventures, Grown by Barton Orchards

63 Apple Tree Lane
Poughquag   |  
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Tree Top Adventures is New York's premier Aerial Adventure Park, located about an hour north of NYC in beautiful Dutchess County!...  MORE »

Tribute Gardens Park

21 St Josephs Dr
Millbrook   |  
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Turtle Park Playground @ James Baird State Park

280 Clubhouse Road
Pleasant Valley   |  
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James Baird State Park is most known for the golf course, but has an adorable turtle-themed playground, and gorgeous views!...  MORE »

University Settlement Camp

668 Wolcott Ave
Beacon   |  
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Wee Play Community Project - Beacon, NY

A well-maintained, super-fun playground with tons of shade, managed by a grass-roots group formed to support the City of Beacon Recreation Department...  MORE »

Wethersfield

257 Pugsley Hill Rd
Amenia   |  
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Wethersfield Farm, Garden, House, & Carriage House Museum...  MORE »

Wilcox Park

Route 199
Stanfordville   |  
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