We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Croton Point Park

Certificate of Excellence
Sponsored by:
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
Get directions
Address: 1A Croton Point Ave, Croton on Hudson, NY 10520-3024
Phone Number: (914) 862-5290

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 78 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 25
  • 38
    Very good
  • 9
  • 2
  • 2
Day at the beach

Nice beach with lifeguards. Clean. Music too loud . Ball playing football and soccer too close to people on the beach. NO enforcement of rules. Expensive with wrist band... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 19, 2016
Ossining, New York
Add Photo Write a Review

78 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Showing 76: English reviews
Westchester County
Level Contributor
320 reviews
79 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 168 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

With a lot of families picnicking to the sounds of blasting tejano music you don't come to Croton Point park for the peace. You also don't come there for the cleanliness as the skittering gerbil-sized cockroach in the parking lot attested to. One broken public shower and a restroom with a floor equal parts sand and, hopefully, bathing suit runoff... More 

Thank thewestchestarian
Level Contributor
21 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you want to camp here, DO NOT pay for camping until you have inspected the campground AND bathrooms. We have camped through the whole U. S. and this is one of our worst, if not the worst experience. We paid $25 when we reserved. We paid the balance in full when we checked in. But upon using the bathrooms,... More 

1 Thank kakht
Westchester County, New York
Level Contributor
8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2016 via mobile

We would come here every summer, but now on top of parking fee they charge you fee per person on the beach. Really? For this beach? They don't even provide bathrooms! There are much better options in the county. The beach is more pebble than sand and the water looks dirty. Too bad, it was once a nice place to... More 

2 Thank T P
Level Contributor
24 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

Although I've visited the park in every season, I prefer late spring/early summer. The views of the Hudson are spectacular. I enjoy walking, bird watching, picnicking, and just relaxing at this park.

Thank doxi-mom
Ossining, New York
Level Contributor
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016

Nice beach with lifeguards. Clean. Music too loud . Ball playing football and soccer too close to people on the beach. NO enforcement of rules. Expensive with wrist band few paid...........

1 Thank parklover2016
Warner Robins, Georgia
Level Contributor
284 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016 via mobile

The Croton point Park is a very nice place to take a walk and walk around and enjoy the sights of the Croton river. There was also a 911 Memorial there if you walk further.

Thank Topdiamond
Stamford, Connecticut
Level Contributor
5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016

great park when is not crowded, the price they charge is high to get in, but worth when the park is free of charge

Thank Mark W
Stony Point, New York
Level Contributor
168 reviews
38 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016 via mobile

Very nice place to go for a day outside on the banks of the Hudson River. Great scenery and ideal for some nature and landscape photography. Also fun to watch people flying remote control airplanes

Thank SteveLandco
Long Beach, CA
Level Contributor
454 reviews
223 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 288 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016 via mobile

This is a fantastic place to exercise and especially to walk while in croton. There is a great swimming beach and lots of picnicking and camping opportunities here. It's a very pretty spot and the beautiful Hudson River sidles up to the park. Great place for families or just an early morning walk.

1 Thank Jon M
Level Contributor
112 reviews
72 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2016

I had 2 hr to kill so I stop by this place. It had a great view of Hudson river and perfect for picnic and to watch the sun set. I believe they charge fee during the certain time of the year.

1 Thank Pananya K

Travelers who viewed Croton Point Park also viewed

Croton on Hudson, Westchester County
Sleepy Hollow, Westchester County
Tarrytown, Westchester County
Pleasantville, Westchester County

Been to Croton Point Park? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Croton Point Park and other visitors
5 questions
Ask a question
New York City, New York
7 months ago
New York City, New York
over a year ago
Brooklyn, New York
over a year ago
Brooklyn, New York

See all questions (5)

Questions? Get answers from Croton Point Park staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?