John Burroughs Sanctuary

John Burroughs Nature Sanctuary

West Park (Ulster County) Why we love it The open ridgelines, secluded forests, wetlands and fascinating rock formations that make this a must-visit destination for hikers today also proved indispensable to nature writer John Burroughs (1837-1921), who sought inspiration among...
Plattekill Falls

Plattekill Falls

This falls pours over a 50-foot cliff into a serene pool at the base of a rock-rimmed canyon.
Nutten Hook

Nutten Hook

Enjoy a rare remnant of a once-vital valley industry and superb views.