Kids Activities and Events Schenectady NY


Outdoor Activities near me in Schenectady

Plotter Kill Preserve
3 Miles
3913 Mariaville Road Rotterdam NY, Rotterdam NY

The Almy D. Coggleshall Plotter Kill Preserve is a 632-acre nature reserve and hiking area

Helpful Tip
The path can be very muddy after it rains

Bowman Orchards
5.1 Miles
147 Sugar Hill Road, Rexford NY

Bowman Orchards welcomes you to enjoy our You-Pick Days where you can make memories that will last a lifetime! 98 acres of freshly grown apples, peaches, strawberries, blackberries, blueberries, pumpkins & so much more!


Albany Pine Bush
7.6 Miles
195 New Karner Road, Albany NY

Kids can learn, explorer and participate in nature related activities on a 3,200 acre nature preserve located in Albany New York


Ellms Family Farm
9.1 Miles
448 Charlton Road, Ballston Spa NY

For acres of family-friendly fall things to do in Saratoga NY, visit Ellms Family Farm. Enjoy pick-your-own pumpkins, corn mazes, cider donuts


The Crossings of Colonie
10.1 Miles
580 Albany Shaker Road, Loudonville NY

The Crossings of Colonie features a kids playground, a three-acre pond for fishing and ice skating and 6.5 miles of trails.


Christman Bird and Wildlife Sanctuary
10.8 Miles
3281 Schoharie Turnpike, Delanson NY

The 120-acre Christman Sanctuary is home to the Bozenkill, with its 30-foot waterfall and numerous lesser cascades.


Indian Ladder Farms
11.1 Miles
342 Altamont Road, Altamont NY

Indian Ladder Farms grows a variety of crops, but we are best known for our apples. We are a certified-EcoApple grower, adhering to a rigorous protocol that ensures our apples our produced using the most sustainable and ecologically friendly growing pract


Cohoes Falls Falls View Park
11.7 Miles
231-341 North Mohawk Street, Cohoes NY

Cohoes Falls is 1,000 feet wide and 90 feet high. The best time to see it is in the springtime. Visitors can enjoy fishing, hiking or taking photographs of the Falls


Thacher State Park
11.9 Miles
830 Thacher Park Road, Voorheesville NY

Located along the Helderberg Escarpment, just 15 miles southwest of Albany, this New York State park preserves six miles of limestone cliffs, rock-strewn slopes, woodlands, and open fields.


Emma Treadwell Thacher Ntr Ct
12.3 Miles
87 Nature Center Way, Voorheesville, NY 12186, Voorheesville NY

Exhibits include a model of the Helderberg Escarpment, a live honeybee observation hive, bird viewing areas, fossils, furs, skulls and lots of hands-on displays. Live amphibians and reptiles are on display in the spring and summer months.


Ganser Smith Memorial Park
13.5 Miles
Ganser Smith Memorial Park, Menands NY

Ganser Smith Memorial Park is a local Menand's park that has a children's playground, baseball field and basketball court.


Washington Park
14.1 Miles
Madison Ave & Willett St, Albany NY

Washington Park spans 84 acres and provides a location for an array of sports ,activities, popular events and concerts. Make sure you attend the annual Tulip Festival.


Five-Rivers--Education-Center
14.4 Miles
56 Game Farm Rd, Delmar, NY 12054, Delmar NY

There's Something for Everyone at Five Rivers! Grounds are open every day, year-round, from sunrise to sunset. You can picnic, walk (ski) the trails, and observe wildlife.


Liberty Ridge Farm
16.9 Miles
29 Bevis Road, Schaghticoke NY

Liberty Ridge Farm sets atop 100 acres of farmland in the foothills of the Adirondack Mountains. Located in Schaghticoke, NY, the wedding & events venue .


Landis Arboretum
16.9 Miles
174 Lape Road, Esperance NY

Landis is an arboretum and public garden incorporating hundreds of acres in Schoharie & Montgomery?Counties of New York State


Saratoga Spa State Park
18.1 Miles
19 Roosevelt Drive, Saratoga Springs NY

Offers picnic areas, shady stream side trails, suitable for the nature-lover or the casual walker, as well as certified running courses . Winter activities include cross-country skiing,ice skating, ice hockey.


Adirondack Animal Land
21.9 Miles
3554 New York 30, Gloversville NY

A drive-thru African safari, a petting area & prairie dogs are highlights of this 80-acre zoo.


Huyck Preserve and Biological Research Station
23 Miles
5052 Delaware Turnpike, Rensselaerville NY

Huyck Preserve is a 2,000 + acre nature preserve with 12 miles of beautiful trails, including Rensselaerville Falls, lake Myosotis, and Lincoln Pond


Edmund Nile Huyck Preserve
23.1 Miles
5052 Delaware Tpke, Rensselaerville, NY 12147, Rensselaerville NY

Founded in 1931, the Huyck Preserve and Biological Research Station has been connecting people to nature for over 80 years! We have a long, rich history as part of Rensselaerville and as one of the oldest biological research stations in the United States


Secret Caverns
24.2 Miles
671 Caverns Rd, Howes Cave, NY 12092, Howes Cave NY
Seasonal Summer

Naturally formed caverns with waterfalls 100 ft. below ground, various formations & fossils.


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The Best Family-Friendly Activities Schenectady NY



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