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Parks & nature in Beacon

Art Museum
“The Dia:Beacon Museum, about 30 minutes away, is another great museum for those interested in art. Dia features collections from the 1960's to modern day.”
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Trail
“This steep but quick hike takes you straight up the mountain for more stunning views of the Hudson Valley. ”
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Park
“Nice park within easy walking distance. You can stroll along the water near an abandoned industrial site and further along you can rent kayaks by the hour to explore the river”
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Park
“Bring a snack and sit by the water and enjoy the expansive Hudson River Views.”
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Park
“Drive to Long dock park, (Just behind the Beacon Train station,) there should be plenty of parking. There are many easy trails with views of the Hudson river. If you make it all the way to the tip of Dennings Point and aren’t grossed out, I recommend going for a quick swim in the Hudson!”
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Park
“Beacon's very own waterfront park, with tennis courts, volleyball courts, jungle gym and river pool. ”
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Park
“Panoramic hikes above the Hudson River, including the strenuous but rewarding Breakneck Ridge Trail.”
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Art Museum
“DIA has put Beacon on the map and deservedly so. It has expansive modern art exhibits like no place else. Well worth the mind expanding experience. The cafe there is nice.”
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