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Bannerman Island Guided Tour & Hike to the Summit

Dutchess County , Hudson Valley | Outdoors , Tours

Bannerman Island Guided Tour & Hike to the Summit

This tour consists of the following: A 30-minute boat ride over to Bannerman Island aboard the Estuary Steward during which you will learn all about the island and it's history. A guided walking tour of the island in which you will visit the famous Bannerman Castle ruins. A Bonus hike to the summit on Bannerman Island where you get incredible views of the Newburgh Bay, plus a walk around the north side of the island, not included in regular tours.

Long Dock - Beacon Point Park Scenic Hudson is still constructing this 16-acre riverfront park, but it's already a great place to enjoy the river. In addition to being the future home of a cutting-edge 'Green' hotel/conference center, numerous improvements are underway at Beacon Point. This rehabilitated industrial site will feature a 16-acre riverfront park. Construction on the park is currently underway, but members of the public are welcome to come and see George Trakas' dramatic new riverfront sculpture with its terraced angling deck, boardwalk, and a restored bulkhead. The George Trakas Sculpture is called Beacon Point, a riverside art installation by sculptor George Trakas, provides the centerpiece for Long Dock Beacon park. Features: Park includes walking trails, a fishing pier, and kayak/canoe access on Beacon Shoreline Trail. From Newburgh-Beacon Bridge, go 1.8 miles south on Route 9D, right on Beekman St., Right on Red Flynn Drive then immediate left on Long Dock Rd.


Event Details

    Sept. 8, 2017 - Sept. 8, 2017
    06:00 PM - 06:00 PM