Top Spots

Kayak the Hudson River in Cold Spring

Cold Spring, New York

Old Forge Trail Loop

Cold Spring, New York

1.65 mi / 171 ft gain

Little Stony Point Short Loop

Cold Spring, New York

0.97 mi / 102 ft gain

Hike the Cornish/Brook/Notch/Washburn/Undercliff Loop

Cold Spring, New York

8 mi / 1500 ft gain

Bull Hill via the Washburn, Notch, Brook and Undercliff Trails

Cold Spring, New York

6.18 mi / 2070 ft gain

Hike Mt. Taurus (Bull Hill)

Cold Spring, New York

4.5

Cornish Estate Trail

3206 Bear Mountain-Beacon Highway, New York

1.83 mi / 164 ft gain

Hike the Washburn/Nelsonville/Undercliff Loop

Cold Spring, New York

7.2 mi / 2000 ft gain

Bull Hill Short Loop

3206 Bear Mountain-Beacon Highway, New York

4.26 mi / 1194 ft gain

Places to stay

Downing Wood

From $165 / night

Tomkins Cove, New York

Bear Mountain Inn

From $109 / night

Walden, New York

Country House Field with Pond

From $999 / night

Marlboro, New York

High- Lonesome Log Cabin

From $275 / night

Marlboro, New York

The Lodge

From $950 / night

Guides and stories

5 Reasons to Plan a Summer Getaway to Bear Mountain, New York

Sara Sheehy

Escape the Bustle of New York City with a Weekend at Bear Mountain

The Outbound Collective

Earth Day 2020 Goes Online: How to Get Involved

Jonathan Stull

Chasing Fall: A Day in the Catskills

Jack Tumen

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