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Esopus Bend Nature Preserve

#11 of 25 things to do in Saugerties Features Animals
Shady Lane, Saugerties, NY 12477
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A Saugerties treasure

Esopus Bend is a wonderful conservation area brimming with birds, butterflies, and flora and... read more

Reviewed November 15, 2016
chris30174
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Saugerties, New York
A quiet hike through the woods, beautiful view of the Creek

Well marked & cleared trails, easy hiking. Some wildlife, including deer, beaver, bald eagle...no... read more

Reviewed September 3, 2015
Handsome2015
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New Haven, Connecticut
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Nov 15, 2016
“A Saugerties treasure”
Sep 3, 2015
“A quiet hike through the woods, beautiful view of the Creek”
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Shady Lane, Saugerties, NY 12477
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Reviewed November 15, 2016

Esopus Bend is a wonderful conservation area brimming with birds, butterflies, and flora and faunna. It's free and the trails are well-maintained and can be walked easily. Their have been eagle sightings. The Preserve offers ample chances to visit with a knowledgeable guide, so that's...More

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Reviewed September 3, 2015

Well marked & cleared trails, easy hiking. Some wildlife, including deer, beaver, bald eagle...no facilities that I saw. My dogs would have loved it..

Thank Handsome2015
Reviewed June 30, 2015

A fairly easy hike.. I was surprised to come out around houses as it was so peaceful. It was dog friendly as long as you clean up after them

Thank Noralop
Reviewed March 29, 2015

Access is in the Barclay Heights section of the Town of Saugerties in what used to be called the Windamere section. The161-acre preserve located partially within both the village and town of Saugerties along a bend in the Esopus Creek. The property was at one...More

4  Thank OBX717
Reviewed March 28, 2015

One of my favorite places to go hiking in the area. The paths take you right to the Esopus creek which is a hidden gem in Saugerties. Great fun

2  Thank Lefty02
Reviewed November 24, 2014

We love to go to different places to hike and this is one of our favorites. It has enough diversity to keep your heart pounding and gives you a good workout. The dog loves it.

Thank Patti A
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