Ward Pound Ridge Reservation
Cross River, Westchester County
At more than 4,000 acres, with a wide variety of habitat, incredible wildlife diversity can be expected at Ward Pound Ridge Reservation, Westchester County's largest park. With its wide-ranging landscapes and miles of wooded trails, the park provides activities in all seasons. Two streams run through the park and are home to 13 species of native and stocked fish.
Wildlife to Watch
- Wood turtles
- Great-horned owls
- Cliff swallows
Where to Watch
- Hiking trails
- Cross-country skiing
- Equestrian trails
Go to Google Maps, and enter your address for step-by-step directions to Ward Pound Ridge Reservation. (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.)
Address: Michigan Rd., Cross River, NY
Website: Ward Pound Ridge Reservation (This link leaves DEC's website).