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Ward Pound Ridge Reservation

Pound Ridge (Westchester County)

Why we love it

Over 40 miles of trails here guarantee that skiers of all abilities can keep busy for hours exploring its 4,300 acres of woods and rock outcroppings. Whether you set your ski tips toward historic destinations — such as the Native American petroglyph on Bear Rock or the shelter of a hermit called the Leatherman — or wander at will through the hilly terrain, you’re assured of getting a good workout.

More to explore

One of the oldest U.S. museums of its kind, the reservation’s Trailside Museum features a fascinating display of mounted animals, Native American artifacts and interactive exhib


  • 40 miles of trails crossing hilly terrain
  • Beautiful scenery
  • Intriguing historic feature

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