Rockefeller State Park Preserve
Rockefeller State Park Preserve, Route 117, 1 mile east of Route 9, Sleepy Hollow, NY 10591. This park is comprised of 1,400 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.
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, 7 am to sunset. Office is open 9 am to 4:30 pm, closed Christmas day.
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Rockwood Ramble 10K
Enjoy this beautiful, measured 10K course on carriage trails through Rockefeller State Park Preserve beginning at Rockwood Hall overlooking the Hudson River. Challenging course with breathtaking scenery. The race is $25 early registration, $35 after January 31, $40 day of.
When: Saturday, June 2, 2018. Race begins at 9 am.
Where: Rockefeller State Park Preserve, 1 Rockwood Road, Sleepy Hollow NY 10591
For information and registration: http://www.friendsrock.org, 914-762-0209.