Hike at Poet's Walk Park

Poet's Walk Parking

Distance

2.25 Miles

Elevation Gain

230 Feet

Activities

Hiking

Skill

Beginner

Season

Year Round

Type

Loop

Added by

Rebecca Nichols

Dog Friendly
Easy Parking
Family Friendly
Forest
Romantic
Scenic
Wildflowers
Wildlife

Walk the gentle trails along this beautifully landscaped park with stunning views and structures. 

The parking area offers a kiosk with maps.  At the kiosk you will see the main trail which will lead you 0.66 miles through open fields to the Overlook Pavillon.  From here you can sit, relax and enjoy the landscape.

From the pavilion you will continue shortly and reach a fork in the trail.  I chose to head left toward the old flagpole base.  Here there are benches to again take in the views.  You can see the Catskill Mountains and Kingston-Rhinecliff Bridge.

As you continue on trail and enter the woods within a few minutes you will reach the Summer House (gazebo). This area is more secluded and quiet. 

Again continue on trail and you will cross over two bridges back to the pavilion.  Then walk the original 0.66 miles back out.

Many fun caches here to find if you enjoy geocaching! 

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Always practice Leave No Trace ethics on your adventures and follow local regulations.

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Great spot to walk the pooch

Plenty of parking, not usually super crowded, easy family and dog friendly walks. Just make sure to clean up after family members, regardless of how many legs they have.

Distance

2.25 Miles

Elevation Gain

230 Feet

Activities

Hiking

Skill

Beginner

Season

Year Round

Type

Loop

Added by

Rebecca Nichols

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