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Easy day trip from NYC

My partner and I like to invite friends up to Peekskill to hike. It's a quick 1 hour long ride on... read more

Reviewed 23 July 2017
BeLikeWater311
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Ideal NYC getaway for no drivers

Free for no drivers. Easy to get by train. We took the Metro North in Grand Central Station in NYC... read more

Reviewed 8 June 2017
Linitof
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New York City, New York
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This county park consists of 1,583 Acres. It's mainly used by mountain bikers, but we had a terrifically exhausting time going up hills, down valleys, climbing granite boulders, glacial erratics and rock outcroppings.  The air is clean and the view is beautiful.  The wooded trails...More

Thank emilymaehood
Reviewed 27 August 2018

A nice farely quiet park ona sunday off the beaten path in peekskill with kiddie and picnic areas and hiking. Accessible by metro-north Train from NYC to Peekskill and then a 20-30 minute walk to the park or can catch a quick ride and use...More

1  Thank Shmuel B
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

It was an impromptu outing and wanted to go to some places I’ve never been before. This place is great. It’s more for soft hiking with some elevations depending on which trails you take with beautiful surroundings. It felt like we were a million year...More

Thank cxcartist
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Many trails with different levels of difficulty. The trails are well kept and not strenous. Worth a good trail walking practice ground. Comfortable seating and picnic areas near parking.

1  Thank Jai B
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

My partner and I like to invite friends up to Peekskill to hike. It's a quick 1 hour long ride on metro north that goes along the Hudson. Once you arrive to Peekskill, there's a free shuttle that will take you to the blue mountain...More

1  Thank BeLikeWater311
Reviewed 8 June 2017

Free for no drivers. Easy to get by train. We took the Metro North in Grand Central Station in NYC. Easy hiking trails. Beautiful wooded hills and views of the Hudson river. They have a nice map that guides you through the different trails. We...More

Thank Linitof
Reviewed 24 March 2017

As it is very close to home, I go Blue Mountain's Shooting Range. What I like about this facility is that they take, what can be an intimidating, activity, and turn into a safe, informative, fun sport. Every member and range officer that I have...More

1  Thank Jedi-Bob
Reviewed 27 July 2016

This place has archery outdoor range, rifle range, shotgun and pistol ranges. It is conveniently located in Northern Westchester county, and reasonable to boot.

1  Thank sonny2571
Reviewed 24 June 2016

These trails are well maintained, technical, difficult, but also great to learn on. Not too many people but you do pass friendly dog-walkers and families on a stroll.

Thank Amanda C
Reviewed 20 May 2016

Lots for kids to do here, walking trails, watch the geese, run across the bridge and play on the playground. Also picnic tables for snacks.

Thank nam1096
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Steven C
26 August 2017|
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Response from BeLikeWater311 | Reviewed this property |
The shuttle driver tries to be there in the weekends every time there is a train arriving from NYC
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