Long Pond Preserve

Location: Waccabuc Distance: 1.25 miles Skill Level: easy Elevation Gain: 50' Type of Hike: lollipop Trail Condition: paved, grass, trail, boardwalk Wow Factor: views of the lake How to get there: From I684, take exit 6.  Follow 35 East.  Make a left on Mead St and follow it up past the golf course.  You'll see the … Continue reading Long Pond Preserve

Sparkle Lake Park Playground

Location: Yorktown Parking: large lot Traffic: minimal off season, residents only during lake hours Fee: none Suggested Age: 2-5 Tot Friendly: yes Gated: yes Sandbox: no Swings/Baby Swings: 1/1 Play equipment: slides, tunnel, bouncer, tire ladder, bridge, rocker Review: I love finding completely fenced in playgrounds!  This is small but clean and perfect for little … Continue reading Sparkle Lake Park Playground