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Teatown Lake Reservation

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Nature made easy

One of my favorite local places with a nice trail around the lake or more varied trails through the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
a place for all seasons

it is magic. trails and bridges and pods and flowers, a paradise for outdoors men and woman and... read more

Reviewed August 27, 2018
Lucille N
Ossining, New York, United States
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“twin lakes”(2 reviews)
Teatown Lake Reservation's mission is to inspire our community to lifelong environmental stewardship. We realize our mission through environmental education, stewardship of Teatown's preserve, and regional conservation of the Hudson Hills and...more
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1600 Spring Valley Rd, Teatown Lake Reservation, Ossining, NY 10562-1655
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Reviewed 2 days ago

One of my favorite local places with a nice trail around the lake or more varied trails through the woods.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank 967lynn
Reviewed August 27, 2018

it is magic. trails and bridges and pods and flowers, a paradise for outdoors men and woman and children. perfect every season. they even boil sap in the spring from the maples!!

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Lucille N
Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

We were on our way back from the new croton dam and randomly passed the preserve and saw a sign for the nature center so we decided to stop in and expolre and maybe get a quick hike in. We were very impressed with the...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank pchack
Reviewed September 7, 2017 via mobile

A great place for a long or short hike. Trails are clearly marked and there are many trails depending on have active you want to be that day

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank 1HudsonLvr
Reviewed August 28, 2017

went with family who are hikers-we are not we split up & went around the lake [1.5miles]-nice walk they did that and then proceeded to hike another few miles around the twin lakes [they enjoyed that more] = we rested, had lunch don't miss the...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank leo t
Reviewed July 16, 2017

This is just a very nice place to go for an easy walk in nature that is close to our home. Free parking, dog friendly, and a good amount of parking make this a nice quick getaway. Walk through the woods, see the swans, and...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank johngerraughty
Reviewed May 22, 2017 via mobile

This is one of my favorite walks in lower Westchester. Parking is free, there's a nature center with bathrooms. This place is perfect for all ages. There are several trails to choose from and I usually see some type of wildlife.

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed April 21, 2017

Getting away from the City for a pleasant weekend in early Autumn, Teatown is an hour north of Manhattan and affords a peaceful and leisurely respite surrounded by trees and nature. Walking trails on hand.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank alec s
Reviewed April 10, 2017 via mobile

We're spending the week finding little hikes to go on in our area and this is the first one. We absolutely loved our mile and a half walk around the lake and we can't wait to go back. Also enjoyed the nature center.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Frankar
Reviewed April 3, 2017

Great place for a walk or longer hike Favorite is the Hidden Valley Trail. Many diverse sections that will make your walk entertaining. Beware of some steep elevation changes Plenty of parking and not particularly crowded, this is definitely a local go to place

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Fudbutter
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Response from alec s | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure. Like Morrigan7 I have never seen anyone biking either. Best to call the Center,