Preserving Saugerties' Natural LegacyNavigation
Looking westward at the upper Esopus Creek. Esopus Bend Nature Preserve is a unique 161-acre preserve located partially within both the village and town of Saugerties along a dramatic bend in the Esopus Creek less than a mile from the Hudson River. The preserve borders Barclay...Read More
― Richard Louv, Last Child in the Woods: Saving Our Children from Nature-Deficit Disorder
Walking in Gratitude (Silent Walk and Meditation) – Saturday, November 27, 11:00 AM
Annual Winter Bird Count – Saturday, January 08, 7:30 AM
DOWNLOAD HERE – ESOPUS BEND_Trail Guide 7_2016
SHADY LANE ENTRANCE at 10 Shady Lane – From 9W: Take Overbaugh St. Make a left onto Simmons Dr., a right onto Appletree Dr., and a left onto Shady Ln. Small parking lot available.
STERLEY AVENUE ENTRANCE at 50 Sterley Avenue – From 9W: Look for a sign on the Saugerties Bowlers Club sign post. Take Highland Ave. across from Barclay Heights Diner. Make a left behind Simmons Plaza, continuing along Highland Ave. Take a right on Blue Hills Dr., a left on Dewitt Dr., and a right on Sterley Ave. Parking lot and entrance at end.
KALINA DRIVE walk-in entrance at One Preserve Way From 9W: Take Overbaugh St. which continues to Kalina Drive. Entrance is on the right, just before Edgewood Dr.
Parking is limited. Please carpool whenever possible.