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Parks and Reservations

Parks and Reservations

 

 

 

 

 

 

Parks

Franklin D. Roosevelt State Park
2957 Crompond Rd., Yorktown Heights
Tel: (914) 245-4434
Fishing (largemouth bass, perch, bullhead and pickerel) and boating on Mohansic Lake and Crom Pond. Hiking, picnicking, Frisbee golf, baseball, soccer, basketball, playground and swimming pool. Open year-round 8 a.m. - dusk.

Lasdon Park and Arboretum
Rts. 35 & 121, Somers
Tel: (914) 864-7268
A 234-acre park and arboretum with trees, plants, shrubs and stunning one-acre entrance garden. Horticultural workshps, art classes and shows and concerts. Open year-round 8 a.m.-4 p.m.

Sal J. Prezioso Mountain Lakes
Park Hawley Rd., North Salem
Tel: (914) 864-7312
A 1,082-acre park with scenic trail hiking, fishing, challenge ropes course, camping, rowboat rentals, picnicking, winter activities and more.

Untermeyer Park and Gardens
945 North Broadway, Yonkers
Tel: (914) 377-6450
Grecian gardens landscaped in the Beaux Arts style. Temple overlooks mosaic pool, sculptures and Greek amphitheater. Views of Hudson River and the Palisades. Open year-round dawn-dusk.

Reservations

Blue Mountain Reservation
Welcher Ave., Peekskill
Tel: (914) 862-5275
Hiking and nature study.

Ward Pound Ridge Reservation
Rts. 35 & 121, Cross River
Tel: (914) 864-7317
Nearly 5,000 acres with hiking and horsebackriding trails. Trailside Nature Museum offers natural history and Native American exhibits, bird walks and other special nature events.

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