Visitors will delight in the ever growing haven of open space in Westchester County known as Rockefeller State Park Preserve. Approximately 30 miles from the hustle and bustle of New York City, the Preserve is an idyllic spot for strolling, jogging, horseback riding, cross country skiing, and snowshoeing. With 180 recorded species of birds and its IBA (Important Bird Area) designation by the National Audubon Society, the Preserve is a must visit area for birders. In season, licensed anglers enjoy fishing for bass in the 22 acre Swan Lake and for brown trout in the Pocantico River. The most notable feature of the Preserve is the system of carriage roads built by John D. Rockefeller Jr. Designed to complement the landscape, the carriage roads, many of which are accessible, allow visitors to experience and enjoy the natural wonders of the area. These scenic paths wind through wetlands, woodlands, meadows, and fields and past streams, rivers, and lakes while traversing wood and stone bridges. One road passes by the foundation of Rockwood Hall, once the 220 room home of William Rockefeller. Its Olmsted designed landscape with its panoramic view of the Hudson River remains a spot of beauty for all who visit. Trail maps (with distance and grade descriptions) of all the carriage roads and equestrian permits are available at the Preserve Office. - See more at: http://nysparks.com/parks/59/details.aspx
Vendor: New York State Parks
Size: 11.3 MB
Maps purchased here can only be viewed in the Avenza Maps app on iOS, Android and Windows devices.
What is the Avenza Maps Affiliate Program?
Own a website, blog or store? Create affiliate links to maps and your visitors who use those links and buy maps from the Avenza Map Store can earn you referral fees. Our program is free to join and easy to use. Learn more
Avenza Systems Inc. © 2017. All Rights Reserved. Avenza Maps™ is a trademark of Avenza Systems Inc. Legal
Get the app. Get the map. ®