Bear Mountain State Park

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27 mi 44 km


38 mi 62 km




Easy Trails
11 Trails
Intermediate Trails
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Hard Trails
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Food & Drink

After the Hike: Local Favorites

Foodies Best grape leaves ever :) oh and the staff is wonderful!!
Monteverde at Oldstone Beautiful views
Barnstormer BBQ Don't think they get many black people at this establishment, waitress was not very personable. That and I was the only black person there.
Table 9 Table 9 has an unusually high concentration of hot waitresses. The food's great, too!
Homestyle Desserts Bakery Great assortment of baked goods, so far I haven't had anything bad.
24 S Water St, Peekskill NY — (914) 737-4659
Birdsall House Great burger. Really great beer selection. Something about the interior seems very Cleveland to a good way.
970 Main St, Peekskill NY — (914) 930-1880
RameNesque Cute quaint space with great service and serviceable ramen and other Japanese fare. The tomyum ramen is an interesting and tasty Thai inspired take on a traditional ramen bowl.
1008 Main St, Peekskill NY — (914) 930-1788
The Quiet Man Public House Say hi to Joe behind the bar and have a glass of Redbreast to start your night. Also, take a spin at the Guinness & Harp tap table!
Ruben's Mexican Cafe Wash down your chimichangas with an ice-cold margarita, preferably our favorite flavor coconut. Don't forget to grab some of flan or flame ice cream on your way out the door.
5 N Division St, Peekskill NY — (914) 739-4330
Center Diner Try the “Peekskill omelet” with feta cheese, bacon, sausage and onions.
13 Bank St, Peekskill NY — (914) 737-7409
Gleason's Cozy, cheap beer, good pizza-- great bar.
911 South St, Peekskill NY — (914) 402-1950
The Hudson Room Andre' took great care of us. The food, service and staff were amazing!!!!!
BeanRunner Cafe Our Italian coffee is now at the well known Beans Runner Cafe establishment w traditions going back to 1850. Check out their website for entertainment events and make sure you visit. Kids are welcome.
The Branding Iron The Blt is huge. Awesome
Westchester Diner Burgers and fries are amazing. Really good size and they are open late. Probably eating here for lunch/dinner.
Fornos Brick Oven Pizzeria best chicken, bacon, ranch slice I had in my entire life.
62 Welcher Ave, Peekskill NY — (914) 737-6262
NY Firehouse Grille Lobster Mac and cheese is fantastic!
63 Welcher Ave, Peekskill NY — (914) 788-0808
Nonna's Brick Oven Pizzeria & Restaurant Best Pizza and Soup around!
1843 Main St, Peekskill NY — (914) 737-3222
Ruchi Indian Cuisine Not only great food, friendly be staff and owners!
1853 Main St, Peekskill NY — (914) 788-1888
Deli Central best home made iced teas and amazing iced coffee all for a reasonable price of three dollars!
Introduction to Hiking Class: Jul 30 - Bear Mountain State Park NY (Bus access from NYC)
New to hiking? On this outing you'll learn about the gear and clothing that can make your hikes more comfortable and enjoyable. We'll practice some techniques to help you hike more efficiently and cover skills such as route finding and emergency preparedness. Details
Essential Camping Skills Class: Aug 12 - Rockefeller State Park Preserve - Pleasantville, NY
Join the REI Outdoor School instructors to learn Essential Camping Skills. Our instructors will show you where to position your kitchen area, your bathroom facilities, and your tent site for maximum safety and comfort. Our goal is to teach practical camping skills for use in every situation, from car camping to long-distance backpacking. Details
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1.9 mi 3.1 km
#1 Major Welch Trail
Fort Montgomery, NY
1.9 mi 3.1 km Fort Montgomery, NY
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Dry, Mostly Dry
45 days ago
Verplanck, NY
6.4 mi 10.3 km Verplanck, NY
2.4 mi 3.8 km
#3 Cornell Mine Trail
Fort Montgomery, NY
2.4 mi 3.8 km Fort Montgomery, NY
9.9 mi 15.9 km
#4 Timp-Torne Trail
Verplanck, NY
9.9 mi 15.9 km Verplanck, NY
Fort Montgomery, NY
1.0 mi 1.7 km Fort Montgomery, NY
0.5 mi 0.8 km
#6 Twin Forks Trail
Fort Montgomery, NY
0.5 mi 0.8 km Fort Montgomery, NY
1.0 mi 1.6 km
#7 Brooks Lake Trail
Fort Montgomery, NY
1.0 mi 1.6 km Fort Montgomery, NY
5.2 mi 8.4 km
#8 1777 West Trail
Fort Montgomery, NY
5.2 mi 8.4 km Fort Montgomery, NY
2.9 mi 4.7 km
#9 1777 Trail
Verplanck, NY
2.9 mi 4.7 km Verplanck, NY
Fort Montgomery, NY
2.4 mi 3.9 km Fort Montgomery, NY
0.6 mi 0.9 km
#11 Fawn Trail
Fort Montgomery, NY
0.6 mi 0.9 km Fort Montgomery, NY
Fort Montgomery, NY
4.2 mi 6.8 km Fort Montgomery, NY

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