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Round Pond hiking

New York, United States

By lydia.crawford

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Why choose a trail at Round Pond?

The Round Pond is a small, picturesque pond in the heart of New York City's Central Park. The pond is surrounded by a walking path and is a popular spot for locals and visitors alike to take a break from the hustle and bustle of the city. The pond is home to a variety of wildlife, including ducks, geese, and turtles, and is a beautiful spot to relax and take in nature.

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Round Pond
Round Pond, Keene, NY 12943, USA

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Starting Point

The Round Pond trails are located in the town of New Paltz, in Ulster County, New York. To get there, take the New York State Thruway to Exit 18 (New Paltz). Take Route 299 west to the village of New Paltz. Turn left on Main Street and then right on Platte Clove Road. The entrance to the trails is about 1.5 miles down Platte Clove Road on the left.

Why visit Round Pond

The Round Pond in New York is a beautiful place to visit. It is a great spot for fishing, swimming, and boating. The scenery is stunning, and it is a great place to relax and enjoy nature.

Is Round Pond in New York a good place for the whole family?

There is no definitive answer to this question since what may be a good place for one family may not be ideal for another. That said, Round Pond in New York is a picturesque location that offers plenty of activities for visitors of all ages. From fishing and swimming to hiking and biking, there is something for everyone to enjoy in this scenic spot.

Things not to be missed

The best activities near Round Pond in New York are hiking, fishing, and kayaking.

1. Hiking: There are plenty of hiking trails in the area that offer beautiful views of the surrounding landscape.

2. Fishing: Round Pond is a great spot for fishing, with plenty of bass and trout to be caught.

3. Boating: Rent a boat and spend a day on the water, enjoying the scenery and fishing.

4. Swimming: The pond is perfect for a refreshing swim on a hot day.

5. Picnicking: Pack a picnic lunch and find a spot by the pond to relax and enjoy the fresh air.

Where to eat?

1. The Boil: This Cajun-inspired spot serves up seafood boils packed with crawfish, shrimp, and crab.

2. Xi'an Famous Foods: This popular Chinese chain is known for its hand-pulled noodles and spicy dishes.

3. The Meatball Shop: This casual spot is known for its namesake dish—meatballs in all sorts of flavors.

4. Shake Shack: This burger chain started out as a food cart in Madison Square Park.

5. Katz's Deli: This iconic New York deli has been serving up sandwiches since 1888.

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Lydia Crawford, an extraordinary woman with an insatiable zest for life, has become an inspirational figure to many through her adventures and infectious good humor. Born and raised in a small town nestled in the mountains, Lydia developed a love for the outdoors at an early age. Her childhood was filled with hiking, camping, and exploring the wilderness, experiences that shaped her into the avid outdoorswoman she is today.

She life was a celebration of adventure, joy, and the great outdoors. She lived with a fierce determination to enjoy every moment and to share that joy with others. Her legacy is one of laughter, exploration, and an unwavering love for the natural world. Lydia's spirit continues to inspire those who knew her and those who discover her story, reminding us all to embrace life with open arms and a heart full of joy.

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