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Mills-Norrie State Parks

Staatsburg, Dutchess County

kayakers and bird along the shoreline

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This area is actually a combination of two parks: Ogden Mills and Ruth Livingston Mills Memorial State Park and adjoining Margaret Lewis Norrie State Park. Together, they comprise more than 1,000 acres along the Hudson River in eastern Dutchess County, with impressive views of the river along their western boundaries.

Wildlife to Watch

  • Red-shouldered hawks
  • Wood ducks
  • Common mergansers
  • Muskrats
  • River otter
  • White-tailed deer
  • Red fox

Where to Watch

  • Trails
  • Campground
  • Environmental education center

Recreational Opportunities

  • Hiking
  • Biking
  • Picnicking
  • Canoeing/kayaking
  • Camping
  • Fishing
  • Snowshoeing
  • Cross-country skiing


1,000 acres

Closest Town



Go to Google Maps, and enter your address for step-by-step directions to Mills-Norrie State Parks. (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: 845-889-4646

Address: 9 Old Post Road, Staatsburg, NY

Website: Mills-Norrie State Parks (This link leaves DEC's website)

Photo credits: OPRHP