Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation

High Tor State Park

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Due to the Fourth of July Holiday, High Tor's park hours will change from 6/29-7/5 only:

Thursday, June 29 – Park Closed
Friday, June 30 – Open
Saturday, July 1 – Open
Sunday, July 2 – Open
Monday, July 3 – Open
Tuesday, July 4 – Open
Wednesday, July 5 – Park Closed

Address
415 South Mountain Road
New City, NY 10956
Latitude 41.187801
Longitude -73.988113

High Tor State Park, a day-use facility for picnicking, swimming and hiking, affords spectacular views of the Hudson River. The Long Path passes through the park just before the trail heads inland to the Catskills.

Buses are not allowed. Passenger vans with a seat capacity of 15 people or less are accepted

No Pets Allowed

Hours of Operation

  • Park Hours of Operation:
    6/17 - 8/13: Weekends & holidays, 8am-7:30pm;
    Weekdays (closed Mondays & Tuesdays), 8am-7:30pm.
  • High Tor Pool - 2017 Swimming Season: 
    6/17 - 8/13: Weekends, 11 am - 7:00 pm;
     Weekdays Wed-Fri (Closed Mon. & Tues, including picnic area), 10 am - 6:00 pm.

Fees & Rates

Most New York State Parks charge a vehicle use fee to enter the facility. Fees vary by location and season. A list of entry fees and other park use fees is available below. For fees not listed or to verify information, please contact the park directly.

The Empire Pass -- whether a card for $80 or a vehicle-affixed decal for $65 -- is your key to all-season enjoyment with unlimited day-use entry at most facilities operated by State Parks and the State Dept. of Environmental Conservation including forests, beaches, trails and more. Apply online or contact your favorite park for more information. Learn more about our Admission Programs including the Empire Pass.

  • Pool
  • All wristbands (ages 0 and up): $5
  • Vehicle Entry Fee
  • None

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Must See! Torrey's mountain-mint, a rare wildflower, grows here and only a few other places on the planet!

Amenities, Activities & Information

  • Amenities
  • Food
  • Picnic Tables (Accessible)
  • Showers
  • Swimming Pool
  • Activities
  • Hiking