Photo Locations

Interesting places to photograph in the Mid-Hudson Valley


 Location Town County Category
Algonquin Park Newburgh Orange RuinsOld foundations / ruins / lost historyWaterfallWaterfalls and dam spillwaysBirdingHandicap AccessibleDog friendlyDog frienldy, bring a leashWoodland TrailsWoodland Trails
Awosting Falls (Minnewaska Preserve) Shawangunk Ulster WalkRequires excessive walkingWaterfallWaterfalls and dam spillwaysDog friendlyDog frienldy, bring a leashWoodland TrailsWoodland TrailsHorseHorse related or horseback riding permitted
Bannerman Island Fishkill Dutchess RuinsOld foundations / ruins / lost historyWarningVisitors are not welcome or need to make special arrangements. May be unsafe, keep your distance.Historic BuildingsHistoric Buildings or other significant historic value
  Bard College Red Hook Dutchess WaterfallWaterfalls and dam spillwaysGardensArboretums, gardens, rock gardens, sculpture gardens
  Benmarl Winery Marlboro Orange WineryWinery
Bennett Junior College Halcyon Hall Millbrook Dutchess RuinsOld foundations / ruins / lost historyWarningVisitors are not welcome or need to make special arrangements. May be unsafe, keep your distance.
  Black Creek Preserve Esopus Ulster HikeHike: steep climbs, rough terrain and/or long distancesDog friendlyDog frienldy, bring a leashRiverViews of the Hudson or other riversWoodland TrailsWoodland Trails
  Black Rock Forest Cornwall Orange HikeHike: steep climbs, rough terrain and/or long distancesWoodland TrailsWoodland Trails
Breakneck Ridge Cold Spring Putnam HikeHike: steep climbs, rough terrain and/or long distancesScenic viewScenic views from trails or roadsRiverViews of the Hudson or other riversDog friendlyDog frienldy, bring a leashRuinsOld foundations / ruins / lost historyWoodland TrailsWoodland Trails
  Brotherhood Winery Washingtonville Orange Historic BuildingsHistoric Buildings or other significant historic valueBirdingHandicap AccessibleWineryWinery
  Burger Hill Rhinebeck Dutchess WalkRequires excessive walkingDog friendlyDog frienldy, bring a leashBirdingArea great for bird watching
Butterfly Botanicals Bloomingburgh Orange
Camp Bluefields (Tweed Tunnels) Blauvelt Rockland RuinsOld foundations / ruins / lost historyWoodland TrailsWoodland TrailsWalkRequires excessive walkingCaves or minesUnderground exploration manmade or natural such as caves, mines or tunnelsDog friendlyDog frienldy, bring a leash
  Charles Rider Park Kingston Ulster RiverViews of the Hudson or other riversBridgeViews of or from bridges, vehicle, train trestles, pedestrian
Church Park Goshen Orange Historic BuildingsHistoric Buildings or other significant historic valueBirdingHandicap Accessible
  Clarence Fahnestock State Park Hopewell Junction Putnam WalkRequires excessive walkingDog friendlyDog frienldy, bring a leashWoodland TrailsWoodland Trails
  Cole Palen's Aerodrome Rhinebeck Dutchess AirplanesAircraft or air showBirdingHandicap Accessible
Constitution Marsh Cold spring Putnam Marsh LandMarsh LandBirdingArea great for bird watchingWalkRequires excessive walkingWoodland TrailsWoodland Trails
Cornish Mansion Ruins Cold Spring Putnam RuinsOld foundations / ruins / lost historyWalkRequires excessive walkingWoodland TrailsWoodland Trails
Croton Dam Croton Westchester WaterfallWaterfalls and dam spillwaysDog friendlyDog frienldy, bring a leashHistoric BuildingsHistoric Buildings or other significant historic value
Croton Point Park Croton Westchester RiverViews of the Hudson or other riversBirdingHandicap AccessibleDog friendlyDog frienldy, bring a leash
  Dater Mountain Natural Park Sloatsburg Rockland HikeHike: steep climbs, rough terrain and/or long distancesScenic viewScenic views from trails or roadsWoodland TrailsWoodland Trails
  Dennings Point Beacon Dutchess WalkRequires excessive walkingRiverViews of the Hudson or other riversHistoric BuildingsHistoric Buildings or other significant historic valueRuinsOld foundations / ruins / lost historyWoodland TrailsWoodland Trails
  Dockside Park Cold Spring Putnam RiverViews of the Hudson or other rivers
  Donald M. Kendall Sculpture Gardens Purchase Westchester GardensArboretums, gardens, rock gardens, sculpture gardens
  Dunderberg Spiral Railway Stony Point Rockland HikeHike: steep climbs, rough terrain and/or long distancesScenic viewScenic views from trails or roadsWoodland TrailsWoodland TrailsRuinsOld foundations / ruins / lost historyRiverViews of the Hudson or other riversDog friendlyDog frienldy, bring a leash
Dutches County Balloon Launch Poughkeepsie Dutchess Hot air balloonsHot air balloon events
Elk Brox Memorial Park Port Jervis Orange Scenic viewScenic views from trails or roadsBirdingHandicap Accessible
  Esopus Meadows Preserve Port Ewen Ulster WalkRequires excessive walkingDog friendlyDog frienldy, bring a leashRiverViews of the Hudson or other rivers
  Falling Waters Preserve Glasco Ulster WalkRequires excessive walkingDog friendlyDog frienldy, bring a leashRiverViews of the Hudson or other rivers
  Fishkill Ridge (hiking trail) Beacon Dutchess HikeHike: steep climbs, rough terrain and/or long distancesWoodland TrailsWoodland Trails
Fitzgerald Falls Monroe Orange WaterfallWaterfalls and dam spillwaysWoodland TrailsWoodland TrailsDog friendlyDog frienldy, bring a leash
Fort Montgomery Fort Montgomery Orange WalkRequires excessive walkingBridgeViews of or from bridges, vehicle, train trestles, pedestrianWoodland TrailsWoodland TrailsHistoric BuildingsHistoric Buildings or other significant historic value
  Foundry Dock Park Cold Spring Putnam RiverViews of the Hudson or other riversDog friendlyDog frienldy, bring a leash
Franny Reese Sate Park Highland Ulster WalkRequires excessive walkingRuinsOld foundations / ruins / lost historyBridgeViews of or from bridges, vehicle, train trestles, pedestrianWoodland TrailsWoodland TrailsDog friendlyDog frienldy, bring a leash
  Fuller Mountain Preserve, Bowen Road Warwick Orange WalkRequires excessive walkingWoodland TrailsWoodland TrailsBirdingArea great for bird watching
Gomez Mill House Milton Orange Historic BuildingsHistoric Buildings or other significant historic value
Goose Pond Mountain Monroe Orange Marsh LandMarsh LandBirdingArea great for bird watchingWalkRequires excessive walkingWoodland TrailsWoodland TrailsDog friendlyDog frienldy, bring a leashHorseHorse related or horseback riding permitted
Gray Towers Millford, PA MansionMansions and elegant estatesGardensArboretums, gardens, rock gardens, sculpture gardensBirdingHandicap Accessible
  Great Swamp Pawling Dutchess WalkRequires excessive walkingMarsh LandMarsh LandBirdingArea great for bird watching
Highland Lakes State Park Scotchtown Orange Woodland TrailsWoodland TrailsHorseHorse related or horseback riding permittedDog friendlyDog frienldy, bring a leashWalkRequires excessive walking
  Highland Landing Park Highland Ulster RiverViews of the Hudson or other rivers
Historic Main Street in Beacon Beacon Dutchess Historic BuildingsHistoric Buildings or other significant historic value
  Huckleberry Ridge State Park Port Jervis Orange HikeHike: steep climbs, rough terrain and/or long distancesScenic viewScenic views from trails or roadsWoodland TrailsWoodland Trails
  Hudson Highland Gateway Park Cortlandt Westchester WalkRequires excessive walking
  Hudson Highland Nature Museum Cornwall Orange WalkRequires excessive walking
Hudson Valley Nursery Newhampton Orange BirdingHandicap Accessible
  Hunter Farm Preserve Slate Hill Orange WalkRequires excessive walkingMarsh LandMarsh LandBirdingArea great for bird watching
Indian Brook Falls Cold Spring Putnam WaterfallWaterfalls and dam spillwaysWoodland TrailsWoodland Trails
Innisfree Garden Millbrook Dutchess GardensArboretums, gardens, rock gardens, sculpture gardens
  Kaal Rock Park Poughkeepsie Dutchess BridgeViews of or from bridges, vehicle, train trestles, pedestrianRiverViews of the Hudson or other rivers
  Lighthouse Park Esopus Ulster RiverViews of the Hudson or other rivers
  Locust Grove Poughkeepsie Dutchess MansionMansions and elegant estatesGardensArboretums, gardens, rock gardens, sculpture gardensRiverViews of the Hudson or other riversHistoric BuildingsHistoric Buildings or other significant historic value
Long Dock Park Beacon Dutchess RiverViews of the Hudson or other rivers
  Madam Brett Park Beacon Dutchess WalkRequires excessive walkingRiverViews of the Hudson or other rivers
  Manitou Point Preserve Garrison Putnam RiverViews of the Hudson or other riversDog friendlyDog frienldy, bring a leashWalkRequires excessive walkingHikeHike: steep climbs, rough terrain and/or long distancesBirdingArea great for bird watchingMarsh LandMarsh Land
Minnewaska Preserve Shawangunk Ulster WalkRequires excessive walkingHikeHike: steep climbs, rough terrain and/or long distancesScenic viewScenic views from trails or roadsWaterfallWaterfalls and dam spillwaysDog friendlyDog frienldy, bring a leashWoodland TrailsWoodland TrailsHorseHorse related or horseback riding permitted
Mohonk Preserve Shawangunk Ulster WalkRequires excessive walkingHikeHike: steep climbs, rough terrain and/or long distancesScenic viewScenic views from trails or roadsWoodland TrailsWoodland TrailsHorseHorse related or horseback riding permittedDog friendlyDog frienldy, bring a leash
  moodna viaduct trestle Salisbury Mills Orange BridgeViews of or from bridges, vehicle, train trestles, pedestrian
Mount Beacon Park Beacon Dutchess HikeHike: steep climbs, rough terrain and/or long distancesScenic viewScenic views from trails or roadsRuinsOld foundations / ruins / lost historyWoodland TrailsWoodland TrailsDog friendlyDog frienldy, bring a leash
Museum Village Monroe Orange Historic BuildingsHistoric Buildings or other significant historic valueBirdingHandicap Accessible
Nevele Falls Ellenville Ulster HikeHike: steep climbs, rough terrain and/or long distancesWaterfallWaterfalls and dam spillwaysWoodland TrailsWoodland Trails
Newburgh Water Front Newburgh Orange RiverViews of the Hudson or other riversBirdingHandicap Accessible
  Nuclear Lake Pawling Dutchess Marsh LandMarsh LandWalkRequires excessive walkingHikeHike: steep climbs, rough terrain and/or long distancesWoodland TrailsWoodland Trails
  Opus 40 Saugerties Ulster GardensArboretums, gardens, rock gardens, sculpture gardensHistoric BuildingsHistoric Buildings or other significant historic value
Orak Mansion Ruins Harriman State Park Rockland RuinsOld foundations / ruins / lost historyWoodland TrailsWoodland TrailsWalkRequires excessive walkingDog friendlyDog frienldy, bring a leash
Orange County Arboretum Montgomery Orange GardensArboretums, gardens, rock gardens, sculpture gardensBirdingHandicap Accessible
  Peach Hill Park Poughkeepsie Dutchess WalkRequires excessive walkingBirdingArea great for bird watchingDog friendlyDog frienldy, bring a leash
Perkins Memorial Drive Bear Mountain Orange Scenic viewScenic views from trails or roadsBirdingHandicap Accessible
Perrine's Bridge Park Esopus-Rosendale Ulster BridgeViews of or from bridges, vehicle, train trestles, pedestrianRiverViews of the Hudson or other riversHistoric BuildingsHistoric Buildings or other significant historic value
Peters Kill Falls & Ruins Shawangunk Ulster WalkRequires excessive walkingWaterfallWaterfalls and dam spillwaysRuinsOld foundations / ruins / lost historyWoodland TrailsWoodland TrailsDog friendlyDog frienldy, bring a leash
  Plum Point Newburgh Orange RiverViews of the Hudson or other rivers
Poet's Walk Red Hook Dutchess WalkRequires excessive walkingScenic viewScenic views from trails or roadsRiverViews of the Hudson or other riversDog friendlyDog frienldy, bring a leashWoodland TrailsWoodland Trails
  Quiet Cove Riverfront Park Poughkeepsie Dutchess RiverViews of the Hudson or other rivers
  Rainbow's End Butterflies Pawling Dutchess
  Reese Park Wapperingers Dutchess WalkRequires excessive walking
  renaissance festival sterling forest Orange
  Robert E Post Memorial Park Kingston Ulster RiverViews of the Hudson or other rivers
  Roosevelt Farm Lane Trail Hyde Park Dutchess WalkRequires excessive walkingDog friendlyDog frienldy, bring a leashHistoric BuildingsHistoric Buildings or other significant historic valueWoodland TrailsWoodland Trails
  Roosevelt Mansion Hyde Park Dutchess MansionMansions and elegant estatesGardensArboretums, gardens, rock gardens, sculpture gardensBirdingHandicap AccessibleHistoric BuildingsHistoric Buildings or other significant historic value
Rosendale Train Trestle Rosendale Ulster WalkRequires excessive walkingBridgeViews of or from bridges, vehicle, train trestles, pedestrianScenic viewScenic views from trails or roads
Round Lake Monroe Orange
Salesian Park Goshen Orange RuinsOld foundations / ruins / lost historyHistoric BuildingsHistoric Buildings or other significant historic value
Sam's Point Preserve Cragsmoor Ulster Scenic viewScenic views from trails or roadsHikeHike: steep climbs, rough terrain and/or long distancesWalkRequires excessive walkingWoodland TrailsWoodland TrailsDog friendlyDog frienldy, bring a leash
Schunnemunk Mountain Salisbury Mills Orange HikeHike: steep climbs, rough terrain and/or long distancesScenic viewScenic views from trails or roadsWoodland TrailsWoodland Trails
  Seven Lakes Drive Bear Mountain Orange Scenic viewScenic views from trails or roadsWoodland TrailsWoodland Trails
  Shaupeneak Ridge Esopus Ulster WalkRequires excessive walkingHikeHike: steep climbs, rough terrain and/or long distances
  Sleightsburgh Park Esopus Ulster RiverViews of the Hudson or other riversDog friendlyDog frienldy, bring a leashWoodland TrailsWoodland Trails
  Snyder Estate Natural Cement Historic District Rosendale Ulster Historic BuildingsHistoric Buildings or other significant historic value
Split Rock (Mohonk Preserve) Shawangunk Ulster WaterfallWaterfalls and dam spillwaysDog friendlyDog frienldy, bring a leash
Staatsburgh State Historic Site Poughkeepsie Dutchess MansionMansions and elegant estatesWalkRequires excessive walkingWoodland TrailsWoodland Trails
Sterling Mine New Jersey Caves or minesUnderground exploration manmade or natural such as caves, mines or tunnels
Stewart State Forest Maybrook Orange WalkRequires excessive walkingBirdingArea great for bird watchingHorseHorse related or horseback riding permittedMarsh LandMarsh LandWoodland TrailsWoodland TrailsDog friendlyDog frienldy, bring a leash
Stone Church Dover Plains Dutchess WaterfallWaterfalls and dam spillwaysDog friendlyDog frienldy, bring a leashWalkRequires excessive walkingCaves or minesUnderground exploration manmade or natural such as caves, mines or tunnelsWoodland TrailsWoodland Trails
  Stonecrop gardens Cold Spring Putnam GardensArboretums, gardens, rock gardens, sculpture gardens
Stony Kill Falls Wawarsing Ulster WaterfallWaterfalls and dam spillwaysWalkRequires excessive walkingWoodland TrailsWoodland TrailsDog friendlyDog frienldy, bring a leash
Stony Point Battlefield Rockland RiverViews of the Hudson or other riversHistoric BuildingsHistoric Buildings or other significant historic value
  Storm King Art Center Cornwall Orange WalkRequires excessive walkingGardensArboretums, gardens, rock gardens, sculpture gardens
Storm King Mountain Cornwall Orange HikeHike: steep climbs, rough terrain and/or long distancesScenic viewScenic views from trails or roadsWoodland TrailsWoodland Trails
Trotters Track Goshen Orange HorseHorse related or horseback riding permittedHistoric BuildingsHistoric Buildings or other significant historic value
Vanderbuilt Mansion Hyde Park Dutchess MansionMansions and elegant estatesGardensArboretums, gardens, rock gardens, sculpture gardensHistoric BuildingsHistoric Buildings or other significant historic value
Verkeerder Falls Shawangunk Ulster HikeHike: steep climbs, rough terrain and/or long distancesWaterfallWaterfalls and dam spillwaysWoodland TrailsWoodland TrailsScenic viewScenic views from trails or roadsDog friendlyDog frienldy, bring a leash
  Walkway Over the Hudson East Entrance Poughkeepsie Dutchess WalkRequires excessive walkingBridgeViews of or from bridges, vehicle, train trestles, pedestrianRiverViews of the Hudson or other riversBirdingHandicap Accessible
  Walkway Over the Hudson West Entrance Highland Ulster WalkRequires excessive walkingBridgeViews of or from bridges, vehicle, train trestles, pedestrianRiverViews of the Hudson or other riversBirdingHandicap Accessible
  Waryas Park Poughkeepsie Dutchess RiverViews of the Hudson or other rivers
  West Point Foundry Preserve Cold Spring Putnam WalkRequires excessive walkingDog friendlyDog frienldy, bring a leashWoodland TrailsWoodland TrailsHistoric BuildingsHistoric Buildings or other significant historic valueRuinsOld foundations / ruins / lost historyWaterfallWaterfalls and dam spillways
Winding Hills Park Montgomery Orange WalkRequires excessive walkingWoodland TrailsWoodland TrailsBirdingArea great for bird watching
Wing's Castle Millbrook Dutchess HorseStrange / Unusual / Bazaar
Zabriski Ruin Palisades Park Bergen RuinsOld foundations / ruins / lost historyWoodland TrailsWoodland TrailsWalkRequires excessive walkingDog friendlyDog frienldy, bring a leash