Bear Mountain State Park
Discover acre after acre of outdoor beauty and activities at the incomparably beautiful Bear Mountain State Park. This unique state park starts on the west bank of the Hudson River and includes the Perkins Memorial Tower at the very top of Bear Mountain and is an unforgettable family destination. The Bear Mountain Inn and Overlook Lodge allows you to enjoy the heart of the park with the ideal combination of resort-like accommodations and breathtaking scenery.
Park hours and facility operations are subject to change. Patrons are encouraged to contact the park directly to confirm operating hours before traveling. (845) 786-2701 ext 242
- For use of Bear Mountain Pool - Vehicle entry fee: $8 per car.
- Open year round.
Travelers from New York City can enjoy the park without the hassle of driving with the help of CoachUSA. Daily service is available on the ShortLine directly to the front door of the Bear Mountain Inn. Check out CoachUSA for schedules, rates and information.
Exploring Bear Mountain, NY State Park
Among adventure trails and scenic vistas, you'll find unique features that include a playing field, swimming pool, several picnic areas, as well as a zoo and winter season outdoor skating rink. A visit to Bear Mountain State Park is never complete without a ride on the Merry-Go-Round, with hand-painted scenes from the park and 42 hand-carved seats made to look like native animals - a delight to all visitors.
Find the perfect picnic spot or plan a day hike - our trail map will help.