Rockefeller State Park Preserve

bridge in Rockefeller State Park Preserve

Bridge over the Pocantico, Rockefeller State Park.

Rockefeller State Park Preserve, Route 117, 1 mile east of Route 9, Sleepy Hollow, NY 10591. This park is comprised of over 1,000 acres donated by the Rockefeller family. Seasonal activities include hiking, recreational running, bird watching, fishing (New York state fishing license and Rockefeller Park permit required), picnicking, horseback riding, carriage driving, photography, painting, geocaching (park permit required). In winter, there are sledding hills, snowshoe trails, and cross-country skiing. Household pets are allowed on leash.

Snowy trail in Rockefeller State Park Preserve

Snowy trail in Rockefeller State Park Preserve.

Equestrian use and carriage driving is allowed by permit only, contact the preserve office for permit and fee. There’s a $6 parking fee for car parking in the lot at the main entrance. Additional fee for horse trailers. Trail maps are available at the park visitor center and through Friends of the Rockefeller State Park Preserve. Park map is also available as a printable PDF here. Preserve grounds are open year round, sunrise to sunset. Office is open 9:00am-4:30pm, closed Christmas day.