7 Best National Parks in New York

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The Adirondack Park

Explore massive hiking trails through forested areas leading to spectacular scenery of mountains, lakes, and waterfalls. Activities include snowboarding, wildlife spotting, and family fun at attractions like Mirror Lake and the Wild Centre.

Niagara Falls

Witness the awe-inspiring beauty of the most impressive falls in the world. Aside from the falls, enjoy historical exhibits, sightseeing tours, and attractions such as the Cave of the Winds and the Aquarium of Niagara.

Robert H. Treman State Park

Immerse yourself in the beauty of nature with trails winding past 12 waterfalls. Popular attractions include Enfield Glen, Lucifer Falls, and the scenic swimming hole at Enfield Falls.

Letchworth State Park

Known as the "Grand Canyon of the East," Letchworth offers over 50 waterfalls, scenic overlooks, and opportunities for photography and hiking. Don't miss the Upper, Middle, and Lower Falls.

Rockefeller State Park Preserve

Named after the famous Rockefeller family, this preserve offers miles of trails through meadows, forests, and around Swan Lake. Enjoy views of the Hudson River and explore the Carriage Road System.

Hudson River Valley

Stretching 150 miles along the Hudson River, this valley offers picturesque villages, historic sites, and cultural institutions. Highlights include the Walkway Over the Hudson and the New York State Museum.

Minnewaska State Park Preserve

1. Experience diverse landscapes including hardwood forests, sky lakes, and rugged terrains. Enjoy activities like hiking, boating, and camping, with stunning views of the Shawangunk Mountain Range.