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Cool places to take Dad on Father's Day

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Fun things to do with Dad on Father's Day

We searched the counties and found these 4 great places to take Dad on Father's Day. Make his day special by visiting one of these sites.

Dutchess County

Locust Grove Estate
2683 South Road, Poughkeepsie.

Bring Dad to visit the beautiful wildflower and vegetable that have been restored to their pre-WWII appearance. While you are there, take a light hike through the grounds. 5 miles of carriage roads take you through meadows and forest alike.

Orange County

Newburgh Waterfront
Located off River Road in the city of Newburgh

Bring Dad down to the waterfront for a nice stroll and enjoy the views of the Hudson. Get some take out from one of the many restaurants that line the river.

Ulster County

Esopus Meadows Preserve
269 River Rd., Ulster Park. 845-473-4440

Take Dad back in time at this rustic spot where you can picnic and enjoy the scenery. Take walk through the forest or along the shoreline. For the adventurous Dad, try both.

Sullivan County

Kittatinny Canoes
Barryville Base, 3846 State Route 97, Barryville. 800-356-2852; 1-800-FLOAT KC

For the adventurous Dad, try canoeing, kayaking, tubing or rafting on the river. Trips from novice to expert and even an overnight trip is offered. They also have a campsite if you want to make a weekend of it.


Edited 6/17/2020