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Things to do during "cabin time" in Fishkill
Looking for unique waterfront cabins in Fishkill, NY? Hugging the Hudson Valley, Fishkill New York is a great place for a family vacation. There is plenty of amenities and shops to explore but step outside of Fishkill just a little bit to check out “One of the top 20 destinations in the world” voted by National Geographic for 2013. The Hudson Valley is filled with history and things to do. Be sure that if you are vacationing in the Hudson Valley, you take a cruise down the Hudson to witness some of the coolest areas and things to do along the Hudson River. Fishkill is just an hour from New York City and an easy commute. What’s stopping you from enjoying some cabin time for long weekend or a week?
Splashdown Beach Waterpark in Fishkill is hands down some of the most fun for the whole family in the Northeast. Ride the Artic Mammoth-the largest family raft ride in the NE, a Lazy River, pool, fast slides, children’s lagoon and more. If adventure is more your thing, Fishkill is your area. There are many outdoor opportunities for you such as the Fishkill Golf Course, trails including the William R. Steinhaus Dutchess Rail Trail- a 13 mile multi-use trail for rollerblading, biking, walking, running and biking through East Fishkill and over the Hudson River. Hiking Mt. Beacon should be on the top of your list if you’re a thrill seeker. This choose-your-own adventure trail offers plenty of different trails that reward you with spectacular views of the Hudson River and mountains that will take your breath away.
A Hudson Valley vacation rental get away is not complete without doing some fishing. The Fishkill Creek will give you ample opportunities for smallmouth, largemouth, and striped bass, trout, perch, American eel, bluegill and more. Wildlife around the Fishkill Creek is ample and here is your chance to see the Bald Eagle, turtles, salamanders, deer, and fox.
From the cabin to the clouds: Catch the best ride of your life in a hot air balloon. Companies pick you up in the neighboring town of Beacon and take you to Poughkeepsie to enjoy a bird’s eye view of the beautiful terrain as the Taconic Mountains fade into the Hudson Valley. Fishkill cottages are near the Dutchess Stadium, home field of the Minor League baseball team - a state of the art baseball field. The Dutchess stadium also holds concerts, festivals, and sporting events such as the popular Kfest. Kfest is an annual pop music festival that brings famous acts to the stage such as Robin Thicke, Pharrell, Christina Aguilera, Flo Rida, Jason Derulo, and Lil Jon. When your done jammin, head back to the cabin.
Beacon is a town less than 15 minutes away that connects up to the Hudson River. The DIA Museum welcomes over 75,000 visitors to its corridors of contemporary art. The town of Fishkill has plenty of things to do. Concerts in the Park; Culinary Institute of America and many fine dining establishments.
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