Posts Categorized: Picnic Spots

North-South Lake & Kaaterskill Falls Overlook

North Lake & Kaaterskill Falls

North Lake is the kind of place that reminds me why I love the Hudson Valley. It’s an ideal spot for a day trip or nearby vacation – beautiful, affordable and a wide variety of activities that will please everyone in the family. North-South Lake Campground offers over 200 tent and trailer campsites along with… Read more »

Hudson Valley Family Staycation: Locust Grove and Hi-Way Drive-In

Locust Grove

For our family vacation this year, we decided to skip the beach, reign in the budget and explore our local surroundings by staying home. It’s amazing how many free or low-cost activities there are for families in the Hudson Valley. Our mission for the week was to experience a bunch of new places while also… Read more »

New “Once Upon a Child” Location & Bowdoin Park – Wappingers Falls

Bowdoin Park playground

Have you heard the news?  A new “Once Upon a Child” location has opened in Wappingers Falls! If you’ve never heard of it, “Once Upon a Child” is a thrift store that sells quality-controlled children’s clothes, accessories, toys, equipment and more. And guess where they get their inventory? YOU! They buy your gently used items… Read more »