Recreation

General Web Sites for Recreation and Sports
City of Poughkeepsie Parks & Recreation
Town of Poughkeepsie Recreation
Outdoor Adventures in the Hudson Valley (Dutchess County Tourism)
New York State Office of Parks, Recreation & Historic Preservation
Discover New York’s Nature (NYS Department of Environmental Conservation)
Places to Go (NYS Department of Environmental Conservation)
Lower Hudson Valley (NYS Department of Environmental Conservation)
Capital Region / Northern Catskills (NYS Department of Environmental Conservation)
Recreation and Sports (Hudson Valley Sojourner)

Parks
Town of Poughkeepsie Parks
Peach Hill Park (Town of Poughkeepsie)
Vassar Farm and Ecological Preserve
Parks and Gardens (Dutchess County Tourism)
Bowdoin Park (Dutchess County Parks)
Quiet Cove Riverfront Park (Dutchess County Parks)
Wilcox Memorial Park (Dutchess County Parks)
Visit Our Parks – from Scenic Hudson
James Baird State Park (NYS Parks)
Mills Norrie State Park
Minnewaska State Park Preserve
Fahnestock State Park
Taconic State Park – Copake Falls Area
Taconic State Park – Rudd Pond Area
Lake Taghkanic State Park
Walkway Over the Hudson State Historic Park

Trails, Hiking, Biking, and Camping
Trails in Dutchess County
Dutchess County Rail Trails
Harlem Valley Rail Trail
Locust Grove: Hiking Trails
Mid-Hudson Chapter Adirondack Mountain Club
Hiking Sites New York East of Hudson – from NY-NJ-CT Botany Online
Trails-Paths-Hiking (Hudson Valley Sojourner)
Hiking (Dutchess County Tourism)
Hiking (NYS Department of Environmental Conservation)
Biking (Dutchess County Tourism)
Dutchess County Tourism – Self-Guided Bike Tours
Mid-Hudson Bicycle Club
Bike Hudson Valley
Map of Poughkeepsie Trails (Bike Hudson Valley)
Camping (NYS Department of Environmental Conservation)

Golf
College Hill Golf Course
McCann Memorial Golf Course
Vassar Golf Course
James Baird State Park Golf Course
Dinsmore Golf Course (NYS Parks)
Golf (Dutchess County Tourism)
Golf Courses (Hudson Valley Sojourner)

Water Recreation
Hudson Valley Community Center (HVCC/JCC): Aquatics
River Pool at Beacon
Swimming (NYS Department of Environmental Conservation)
Hudson River Rowing Association
Mid-Hudson Rowing Association
Hudson River Watertrail Association
Hudson River Tide Charts
Boating (NYS Department of Environmental Conservation)
Kayaking-Rafting-Boating (Hudson Valley Sojourner)

Winter Recreation
McCann Ice Arena
Skiing (NYS Department of Environmental Conservation)
Belleayre
Skiing (Hudson Valley Sojourner)
Snowmobiling (NYS Department of Environmental Conservation)

Other Sports and Recreation
Public Tennis Courts
Hudson Valley Triathlon Club
Horseback Riding (Dutchess County Tourism)
Horse and Rider (Hudson Valley Sojourner)
Fish & Game (Dutchess County Tourism)
Fishing (NYS Department of Environmental Conservation)
Hunting (NYS Department of Environmental Conservation)
Hunting and Fishing (Hudson Valley Sojourner)