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Piermont Marsh

Piermont, Rockland County

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Piermont Marsh is the southernmost site within the Hudson River Research Reserve on the western shore of the Tappan Zee, where the Hudson River is widest. Most of the marsh is within the boundaries of Tallman Mountain State Park. Bird life is the star attraction, and habitats here include brackish tidal marsh, shallow open water areas and intertidal mudflats.

Wildlife to Watch

Where to Watch

  • Trail
  • Canoe/kayak

Recreational Opportunities

  • Hiking
  • Canoeing/kayaking
  • Birdwatching
  • Fishing
  • Picnicking

Accessible Features

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This site has some accessible features, including Piermont Pier and the foot trail. A full list of DEC's accessible recreation destinations is available on the DEC website.

Size

1,017 acres

Closest Town

Piermont

Directions

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Contact Information

Telephone: 845-889-4745

Website: Piermont Marsh