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Parks & nature in Mohawk River

State / Provincial Park
“Saratoga Spa State Park is a 2,379-acre state park located in Saratoga County, New York in the United States. The park is in the City of Saratoga Springs, near US 9 and NY 50. The grounds contain mineral springs, classical bath and spa houses, and the Saratoga Performing Arts Center.”
52 locals recommend
Park
“A great place for swimming, sunning, boating and hiking at the north end of Otsego Lake.”
18 locals recommend
Park
“Great place to walk around with kids and go on a carousel ride. Located downtown”
17 locals recommend
Pool
“This property has some beautiful grounds where they host artists from all over the world to focus on their new creations. It is not always opened to the public but when it is, it is worth visiting the yards.”
13 locals recommend
Lake
“If you are here during nice weather, the Kayak Shak is so much fun! They rent kayaks, stand up paddle boards, and canoes. You can explore Saratoga Lake or the serene Fish Creek that runs the other way. They even have SUP yoga.”
15 locals recommend
Park
“Great hiking year round. Two mile loop. Snowshoeing and cross country skiing at no charge. Deer. Charge to park during summer months. Picnic tables, Pavilion, and grills. View of Hudson. Kayak access.”
10 locals recommend
Park
“Historic Brown's Beach Resort on Saratoga Lake has re-introduced public swimming and recreation. In addition to the sandy beach, there's Dock Brown's restaurant, The Nest Inn, and a marina with boat launch.”
9 locals recommend
Park
“GREAT PLACE TO CATCH SUN, GO HIKING, WALK NATURE TRAILS, SWIMMING AT THE LAKE.”
6 locals recommend
Park
“Excellent golfing experience. Beautiful bunkers. Very well maintained course. Excellent pro shop, too. ”
7 locals recommend
Park
“Take a walk through the Root Glen and then visit the Rogers Glen on the other side of campus!”
3 locals recommend
Cruise
“A wonderful time is had by all as you enjoy a serene ride along the Erie Canal and Mohawk River. Your captain will give you great historical information during the cruise.”
4 locals recommend
Park
“Wonderful park to walk, jog, golf, tennis, picnic, ice skate, cross country ski or snowshoe in the winter. ”
6 locals recommend
Park
“Large Park with playground for all ages. There is an enclosed area for toddlers, that has a rubberized ground. There are 2 ponds to stroll around with lots of ducks in the summer, tennis courts, basket ball courts, base ball diamond, rose gardens, and pool in the summer.”
5 locals recommend
Trail
“This is a state park that has deer, bald eagles and is AN ISLAND which has like 3 waterfalls! What?!?! Trails are marked and there are BBQ pits there, you can rent a pavilion for a huge bbq and party. It's very nice to bring your dog for a walk or kids and get out for some scenery and exercise.”
5 locals recommend
Park
“You've made it to Saratoga Springs! Now you have to taste the reason this town exist! High Rock Park is a 12 minute walk from our apartment and contains 3 different natural springs to drink from. Its a great place to let the kids play and enjoy some sunshine. Bring your Nalgene and fill up on the best H2O around!”
6 locals recommend
Pool
“The Victoria Pool is open seasonally at 10am. Located in our beautiful Saratoga State Park about a 10 minute drive from our house. Admission is less than $10 and there are lounge chairs, umbrellas and a cafe to enjoy lunch. Get there early if you want a prime seat and its a sunny day!”
5 locals recommend