Hiking in the Hudson Valley
Bring your bike, lace up your boots, grab the bridle for an adventure outdoors in upstate New York. Make the most of the Hudson River Valley landscape. Outdoor recreation in Dutchess County includes biking, hiking, horseback riding, golf, kayaking, parasailing, archery and skeet shooting.
Stissing Mountain Fire Tower
Elevation 1,492 feet. 90-foot tower reached by hiking trails at base of mountain. Look down on eagles, hawks, vultures and crows in flight. See the Hudson Valley from Albany south to Ulster and from the... Read More
The Nature Conservancy
Multi-acre reserves with miles of hiking trails, mountains, fields, woods and ponds. Preserve guide available.
Nellie Hill Preserve, Rt. 22, Dover Plains. Pawling Nature Reserve, Quaker Lake Rd., Pawling.... Read More