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Harriman State Park

Fort Montgomery, Orange and Rockland Counties

black capped chickadee, hudson river in autumn

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Harriman State Park is a wooded expanse of hills and valleys spanning two counties and covering more than 44,000 acres. It is New York's second-largest state park, with 31 lakes and reservoirs.

Wildlife to Watch

  • White-tailed deer
  • Beavers
  • River otters
  • Coyotes
  • Warblers
  • Amphibians

Where to Watch

  • Paths
  • Trails

Recreational Opportunities

  • Hiking
  • Fishing
  • Camping
  • Biking
  • Swimming beach
  • Boat launch (non-motorized only)
  • Boat rentals
  • Ice-fishing
  • Cross-country skiing

Size

44,000+ acres

Closest Town

Fort Montgomery

Directions

Go to Google Maps, and enter your address for step-by-step directions to Harriman State Park. (This link will open a page outside the DEC website. Hold the "Shift" key down, and click on the link to open it in a new window.)

Contact Information

Telephone: 845-786-2701

Address: Bear Mountain, NY

Website: Harriman State Park (This link leaves DEC's website)

Photo credits: NYS DEC, John Rozell