Burger Hill

view from Burger HillView from Burger Hill. Rhinebeck, Dutchess County (76 acres)—A half-mile trail leads uphill through open meadows abounding with birds to a 550-foot hilltop affording panoramic vistas stretching from the Berkshires to the Catskills. In winter Burger Hill is one of the region's prime sledding destinations. Scenic Hudson originally protected the parkland, now owned by the Winnakee Land Trust. For inquiries about Burger Hill Park, contact the Winnakee Land Trust at 845-876-4213.

Park Features

  • Bird watching/nature study
  • Dog walking (on leash)
  • Picnicking
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • X-country skiing&snowshoeing (ungroomed trails)

When to visit

Open daily at 9 a.m. Closing time as follows: 8:30 p.m.—spring/summer; dusk—fall/winter

Directions & Map

From intersection of Route 9 and Route 9G, take Route 9G south for 2.5 miles. Parking area on right. View Larger Map

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