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Guide to Glens Falls Region Parks

Find a park in the Glens Falls region and enjoy miles of nature trails, prime paddling spots, and more outdoor recreation year-round. Learn a bit about local history on the Glens Falls Feeder Canal Trail, and see the inspiration for "The Last of the Mohicans" at Cooper's Cave. From parks to preserves to playgrounds to historical hotspots, the Glens Falls area has it all. 

Hudson Pointe Nature Preserve signs
Hudson Pointe Nature Preserve
Queensbury, NY
The Hudson Pointe Nature Preserve in Queensbury, NY, is an 83-acre nature preserve that features a series of marked recreational trails and scenic views of the nearby Hudson River.
green heron on rock in canal
Feeder Canal Park
Queensbury, NY
The Feeder Canal is one of the region's most historic waterways, and Feeder Canal Park is located along the canal in Queensbury, NY. Visitors can enjoy picnicking and access to the canal tow path trail at the park.
bridge
Halfway Brook Trail
Queensbury, NY
The Halfway Brook Trail in Queensbury, completed in December 2020, is open for hiking, biking, snowshoeing, and cross-country skiing.
Rush Pond Trail System Sign
Rush Pond Way Trail
Queensbury, NY
Explore the 2.6-mile Rush Pond Way Trail in Queensbury, NY! This nature site connects West Mountain Road and Fox Farm Road and is accessible by hikers, mountain bikers, cross-country skiers, and snowshoers. Leashed dogs are welcome!
City Park sign
Glens Falls City Park
Glens Falls, NY
Visit Glens Falls City Park, in the heart of Hometown USA, to take a stroll or listen to live music at the bandstand.
Glen Lake Canoe Kayak Launch sign
Glen Lake Canoe Launch
Queensbury, NY
The Glen Lake Canoe Launch is located off Exit 20 on I-87, just 1.3 miles from the Six Flags Great Escape intersection. Access from the launch is restricted to canoes and kayaks.
Hudson River Park sign
Hudson River Park
Queensbury, NY
Open from April through October, Hudson River Park is a public recreational park in Queensbury that offers visitors access to a 6-mile stretch of the Hudson River.
Meadowbrook sign
Meadowbrook Preserve
Queensbury, NY
Meadowbrook Preserve in Queensbury, NY is a 44-acre recreational park featuring a 1.75-mile trail system that is open for hiking, mountain biking, snowshoeing during winter, and more outdoor fun.
Feeder Canal trail sign, person walking with stroller
Glens Falls Feeder Canal Trail
Glens Falls, NY
The Glens Falls Feeder Canal is a 9-mile path for walkers, runners, and bikers that travels from Queensbury, NY to Fort Edward, NY along the original 19th century canal system.
view of factory and water
Cooper's Cave
Glens Falls, NY
Come explore Cooper's Cave on the Hudson River between South Glens Falls and Glens Falls!
Hovey Pond Park sign
Hovey Pond Park
Queensbury, NY
Located at Hovey Pond, Hovey Pond Park is a 10-acre nature park featuring beautiful floral gardens, picnic tables, a playground, a handicapped accessible fishing dock, and more amenities.
the sign for West End Park on a stone flowerbed
West End Park
Queensbury, NY
Located in Queensbury, NY, West End Park is a small public park that features a variety of facilities and is open seasonally for recreational activities.
Basketball court by road
Montcalm Street Park
Glens Falls, NY
Montcalm Street Park is a great place for sports and recreational activities!
bridge in park
Crandall Park & Cole's Woods
Glens Falls, NY
Crandall Park is one of the greatest treasures of Glens Falls, offering saucer sledding and ice skating in the winter and playgrounds, basketball, tennis, pickleball, frisbee golf, and miles of trails in the warmer months.
welcome sign on building
Gurney Lane Recreation Area
Queensbury, NY
The Gurney Lane Recreation Area in Queensbury offers a wide range of seasonal fun, including swimming in a pool, mountain biking on a trail network, and snowshoeing on nature trails.
Basketball hoop
Murray St. Park
Glens Falls, NY
Murray Street Park, located in Glens Falls, offers a playground, basketball court and baseball field.
beach area
Haviland Cove
Glens Falls, NY
Enjoy Haviland Cove Beach & Park in Glens Falls, where you can swim on a beach, picnic, play on a playground, or check out nearby hiking trails.
Boy swinging a bat
East Field
Glens Falls, NY
East Field, located on Dix Avenue in Glens Falls, NY, is a multi-use outdoor recreational facility used by sports teams, groups, and local residents. It features a baseball field/football stadium, a pool, small playground, and more.
playground and picnic tables under gazebo structure in fall
Ridge/Jenkinsville Park
Queensbury, NY
The 80-acre Ridge/Jenkinsville Park in Queensbury is home to a variety of local sports leagues who utilize the park's athletic fields and facilities. The park also features a playground, picnic tables, and more.
Warren County Bikeway
At the southern tip of Lake George where the steamships dock, you'll find the entrance to the Warren County Bikeway - a beautiful 9.2-mile long bike path that travels from Lake George through the Glens Falls Region.