Provides funding to protect over 2 million acres, including scenic buffer adjacent to FDR National Historic Site
Enjoy these highlights from the 2nd Annual Winter Fest! Over 200 people joined us at the restored Crystal Lake property in Newburgh for seasonal activities and a chance to explored this long-neglected natural treasure in the heart of their city. This fun celebration of community and our shared open space was made possible by these local partners who co-hosted the event with us:
Scenic Hudson is exploring the potential of procuring 500 formerly industrial acres along the Hudson River in the city of Kingston and Town of Ulster. We believe this a wonderful opportunity to reclaim this land for public use and make it an exciting destination for recreation, education and connecting with nature.
Executive Director, The Scenic Hudson Land Trust
Will investigate feasibility of transforming former industrial site into a recreational, tourism and educational asset for local communities
KINGSTON/TOWN OF ULSTER—Scenic Hudson has secured the rights to purchase 500+/- formerly industrial acres along the Hudson River and is studying the feasibility of the transaction, including the potential to transform the property into a public asset that would strengthen local communities’ relationship with the river, enhance tourism-based economies and complement ongoing projects to provide new recreational opportunities.