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Gem of a County Park

Bowdoin is a gem of a County Park. There are lots of covered areas for picnics. Great places for... read more

Reviewed 10 October 2018
Noreen M
Poughkeepsie, New York
Nice clean park

What a difference from the big city. A nice well kept park with large play areas for children plus... read more

Reviewed 9 October 2018
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85 Sheafe Rd, Wappingers Falls, NY 12590-1122
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Reviewed 10 October 2018

Bowdoin is a gem of a County Park. There are lots of covered areas for picnics. Great places for kids to play including water features for those warm days. There is a band shelter too. There are trails and great views of the Hudson River.

Thank Noreen M
Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

What a difference from the big city. A nice well kept park with large play areas for children plus splash pad. Park is along the HudsonRiver. Wonderful sunset views. And it was free to enter.

Thank NMannersF
Reviewed 10 August 2018

This park is a gem. It has a splash pad in the summer, a nice playground, hiking trails, a view of the Hudson River, and REAL restrooms. (no porto potties) We've done several of the public programs, my daughter went to summer camp, and we...More

Thank karemore
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

My granddaughter was invited to the park to celebrate his 5th birthday. The entire day was a success. The Park is clean and very well maintained. Parking st each pavilion was quick and easy. If your going to a party or just want to walk...More

Thank Skip T
Reviewed 18 July 2018

this county operated park is a clean, well featured park. Children's play area is extensive, with a water feature. always clean dog friendly

Thank r0bertg0ff
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Free open park, nice kids playground, many activities throughout the summer. We take walks there quite often and have visited to,see the fireworks.

Thank cathy439
Reviewed 22 June 2018

Great place to take in the Fireworks. They also have a pretty good concessions set up. Clean park close to the River

Thank Robert F
Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

We took a drive here mainly for the splash pad. There is an ample playground area and a picnic area. The splash pad is small but still fun to be had especially by young children. It was super crowded when we went during the week...More

3  Thank Lastlightglow
Reviewed 7 June 2018

Bowdoin Park is an excellent place to picnic, hike and relax. It offers some great views and is well maintained. One of the great spots in Dutchess County, New York. Make a visit! You won't be disappointed.

Thank joevala
Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

I’ve enjoyed this park since I was a kid! There’s a wonderful playground for kids & a splash pad with sprinklers that run in the summer! There’s so many hiking trails to enjoy & beautiful sights to see! P.S. there is a bald eagles nest...More

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Rhonda D
1 June 2016|
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The Park has a splash pad for kids.