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Schodack Island State Park

Schodack, Rensselaer County

Schodack Landing, Duckling

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Located at the northern end of the Hudson River Estuary, the park is actually a peninsula formed when three large and several smaller islands were joined as part of a Hudson River dredge project. A large portion of the park is designated a Bird Conservation Area. Interpretive signs highlight the park's historic and environmental significance.

Wildlife to Watch

Where to Watch

  • Hiking trails
  • River

Recreational Opportunities

  • Hiking
  • Boating
  • Biking
  • Fishing
  • Cross-country skiing
  • Snowshoeing

Accessible Features

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This Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation site has many accessible features. A full list of DEC's accessible recreation destinations is available on the DEC website.

Size

1,052 acres

Closest Town

Schodack

Directions

Go to Google Maps, and enter your address for step-by-step directions to Schodack Island 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: 518-732-0187

Address: 1 Schodack Island Way, Schodack Landing, NY 12156

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

Photo credit: OPRHP