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Hudson River Valley Hiking Tour

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Key Information:
Tour Duration: 7 day(s)
Group Size: 4 - 9 people
Destination: New York  
Category: Hiking and walking outfitters
Season: May - October
Min Price: 2295 US Dollar (USD) Per person
Max Price: 2295 US Dollar (USD) Per person

We start in Rhinebeck, where we'll be staying at the historic Beekman Arms and Delamater Inn, then head north to Hudson, a former New York state capital and whaling center, and explore the town down to the river overlook, passing one of the best collections of Federalist style architecture in the country. Some of the places we'll visit are: Olana, Hudson River landscape artist Frederic Edwin Church's house and trails; Clermont State Historic Site, the home of Robert Livingston home, the man who gave the oath of office for president to George Washington, and who sponsored Robert Fulton's first commercial steamboat on the river; Mills Mansion and Mills-Norrie State Park (a 988-acre parcel on the river).

We'll have lunch at the famous Culinary Institute of America; visit the Eleanor and Franklin D. Roosevelt's homes in Hyde Park; stay at a B&B downtown in quaint Cold Spring on the river for a stunning views of Storm King Mountain and the US Military Academy at West Point, a town that George Washington named for it's cold, refreshing springs; visit Garrison, where "Hello Dolly" was filmed; visit Washington Irving's home, Sunnyside; see the Van Cortlandt Manor House; and hike the trails at Rockefeller State Park; and visit The New Croton Dam, an amazing structure. Next we'll travel to the west side of the river to tour the New Windsor Cantonment National Historic Site and National Purple Heart Hall of Honor where Washington bid farewell to his troops; stroll through New Paltz's Huguenot Street old stone house district; visit naturalist John Burroughs' sanctuary "Slabsides"; see Kingston's old waterfront and historic old downtown; hike to the Mohonk Mountain House and overlook tower with great views of the Catskills and Shawangunks; see the remains of the Delaware & Hudson Canal; and visit old Saugerties' downtown and lighthouse. We'll be staying a great B&B with congenial hosts in High Falls. There will be great hikes at many spots with views of the river or Catskills throughout our journey and many more options to choose from, as well.

Scheduled trip: Please contact us to set up a custom trip!


- Trip cost: $2,295/pp
- Single Supplement: $200.

Price Includes:

- Complete tour information & itinerary mailed in advance, including driving directions, if coming by car
- Pickup/dropoff at Albany, NY airport or nearby train/bus station, if needed
- Tour guiding
- Tour transportation
- All lodging during tour
- All meals during tour (breakfast, lunch & dinner)
- First aid/CPR.

Price Excludes:

- Transportation to pickup location and from dropoff location
- Lodging before & after tour
- Items of a personal nature, unless stated
- Meals or other services not listed on the itinerary, or alcoholic beverages
- Any personal expenses.

About This Supplier
Location: USA
Joined InfoHub: Nov 2005

Tours are offered in Vermont; New York's Adirondacks, Finger Lakes and Hudson River Valley; Maine Coast; New Hampshire's White Mountains; Massachusetts' Martha's Vineyard and Berkshires; North Carolina's Mountains, Northern California's Coast, and Hawaii's Big Island. Winter snowshoe...

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