Joint Info Session on Hudson Highland Fjord Trail with Villages of Cold Spring & Nelsonville

The Town of Philipstown, along with the Village of Cold Spring & the Village of Nelsonville held a Joint Info Session on the Hudson Highland Fjord Trail on May 8, 2023. To view the recording of the meeting on youtube, please click the link below. Joint Info Session on Hudson Highland Fjord Trail with Villages […]

Update 2 – Hudson Highlands Fjord Trail Joint Public Info Session

Hudson Highlands Fjord Trail Joint Public Session Philipstown Resident Question and Ranking Results The Villages of Cold Spring and Nelsonville and the Town of Philipstown are hosting a joint public session on Monday, May 8, 2023 at 7:00pm at the Haldane School Auditorium related to the proposed Hudson Highlands Fjord Trail. In order to ensure […]

Update – Hudson Highlands Fjord Trail Joint Public Info Session

We would like to thank all of the Philipstown residents who submitted questions for the¬†joint public session related to the proposed Hudson Highlands Fjord Trail on Monday, May 8, 2023 at 7:00pm at the Haldane School Auditorium.¬† Residents submitted 210 questions! In order to ensure that this joint public session is organized around questions of […]

Hudson Highlands Fjord Trail Joint Public Session

A few weeks ago, the Town of Philipstown, Village of Cold Spring, and Village of Nelsonville decided to hold a joint public meeting on May 8th at 7pm at the Haldane School Auditorium related to the proposed Hudson Highlands Fjord Trail. We wanted the meeting to be structured in a way that it would be […]

Trail Closure Notice – Breakneck Ridge

Trail Closure Notice The Breakneck Ridge Trailhead will be CLOSED from March 1, 2023 through July 1, 2023, as work begins to relocate the trailhead further up the ridge. Hikers wishing to access the viewsheds at the peaks of Breakneck Ridge will need to take alternate routes, including Wilkinson Trail to Nimham Trail, or the […]

Town Hall Closing Early – 2/18/2021

The Town offices will close at 12:00 pm today, Thursday, February 18, 2021 due to inclement weather.

NYS Parks Announces Trail Closures (22 Apr 2020)

Multiple trails in Hudson Highlands State Park are temporarily closed, including all trails leading to Breakneck Ridge and Mt. Taurus. Due to the physical topography of the Hudson Highlands and the narrow roads that line the approaches to these congested trailheads, hikers are unable to practice appropriate social distancing. The numbers of cars and pedestrians […]