Shawangunk Town Parks

Shawangunk, Walden & Wallkill Rail Trail
Route 208 across from the Police Station
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This trail is open year-round. To facilitate cross-country Skiing, snow is not removed from the trail. No dedicated trail user parking facilities are available. Please park legally on local streets in any of the three municipalities presently served by the trail.

Popp Memorial Park
Route 208, Wallkill, NY
(845) 895-2611

Popp Park is a five-acre neighborhood park located in the hamlet of Wallkill. The park offers a pavilion and barbecue pit. It is the only park with Wallkill River access.

Garrison Park
Central & Park  Avenues
Wallkill, NY
(845) 895-2611

Garrison Park is a one-acre neighborhood park located in the hamlet of Wallkill and contains a playground and a basketball court.

Borden Library Park
7 Bona Ventura Ave
Wallkill, NY
(845) 895-3707
Schoolhouse Park
Route 52 & Marl Road
Walker Valley, NY
(845) 895-2611

The Walker Valley Schoolhouse Park is a two-acre neighborhood park which contains a civic building and contains the Dorothy and Greg Greer Memorial Park, which contains a basketball court.

Verkeerder Kill Park
3232 Route 52
Walker Valley, NY
(845) 895-2611

Verkeerder Kill Park, a town park, consists of eighty-three acres located on Route 52 one mile northwest of New Prospect Road. The park offers a pavilion with winter skating, restrooms, a nature trail, a fishing area, and the only soccer field in town outside of school facilities. A softball field is scheduled for installation.

Galeville Park
Long Lane
Shawangunk, NY 12589
(845) 895-2611

National Wildlife Refuge

Shawangunk Grasslands
National Wildlife Refuge
Hoagerburgh Road
Shawangunk, NY 12589
(973) 702-7266 | More Info

Shawangunk Grasslands National Wildlife Refuge is one of New York's top 10 areas for grassland dependent migratory birds. The refuge is 566 acres. It is located in the valley below the Shawangunk Mountains near the Hamlet of Wallkill in the Town of Shawangunk, Ulster County, New York. Visitors are rewarded with spectacular views of the Shawangunks as well as many species of grassland birds. The U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service Shawangunk conserves the biological diversity of the Wallkill Valley by protecting and managing land, with a special emphasis on grassland birds, wintering raptors, and endangered species, while providing opportunities for scientific research and compatible public use.