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High Tor State Park

415 S Mountain Rd, New City, NY 10956-5731
+1 845-634-8074
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Well marked trails

Principally in the shade with lots of vertical variation, the trails were in decent shape but would... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2017
Samiam433
,
Saint Louis, Missouri
BBQ and Pool!

High Tor State Park is a great, lil secret for those living in NYC! It has picnic/bbq areas, you... read more

Reviewed 27 July 2016
lalocaliz
,
Bronx, NY
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  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
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LOCATION
415 S Mountain Rd, New City, NY 10956-5731
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+1 845-634-8074
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Reviewed 9 August 2017

Principally in the shade with lots of vertical variation, the trails were in decent shape but would be a challenge for those who are less sure on there feet. Several locations were washed out with unstable footing. But trash was minimal, the trails were well...More

Thank Samiam433
Reviewed 27 July 2016

High Tor State Park is a great, lil secret for those living in NYC! It has picnic/bbq areas, you can bring your own grill and while bbqing, you can go swimming!!! You pay $5 for the pool, but you can come and go as you...More

1  Thank lalocaliz
Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

I will start with this i saw some people who Couldn t find the top of the park there are more ways to get up there from the pool in new city is a small trail but the good trail starts on s central hwy...More

Thank florin g
Reviewed 9 May 2016

The view from the top of High Tor peak is breathtaking. After about a 45 minute walk (on pretty much flat terrain), you must do a tiny bit of rock climbing to get to the jagged rock peak. The view of Downtown Haverstraw (it looks...More

1  Thank Jared R
Reviewed 17 February 2016 via mobile

The park contains two small mountains, and is closed for much of the year. However the Long Path goes through it and directions for parking, etc can be found on the website of the New York – New Jersey Trail Conference. In addition to hiking,...More

2  Thank robcurtross
Reviewed 27 January 2016

Good hike for moderate trails. Very very rocky, do not twist your ankle. IT took us an hour or so, maybe less to get to the peak and back. Great views of all the houses and hills.

Thank Maria K
Reviewed 17 March 2015

Great scenic views, beautiful clean park, great jogging paths..., in the summer, there is a great deal more to take advantage of.

1  Thank Shrothman
Reviewed 17 April 2014

Nice walk. You can walk the ridge from Rt 45 to 33. Cross 33 and walk down into the park.Not much more to be said. It has been closed since Hurricane Sandy.

1  Thank MajorJoy
Reviewed 10 December 2012

I go hear several times a year during all different seasons of the year. Its a great hike and the view is worth it.

Thank colsabo
Reviewed 9 September 2012

We followed a winding uphil road to the parking lot. High Tor is a small park without walking trails. There is not much more than parking lot and a swimming pool.

1  Thank Joy E
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