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Hudson River towns, Metro NorthBy Car

The river towns area is well-served by a network of highways. The New York State Thruway (I-87) and the Taconic State Parkway are the main North-South routes and I-90, I-84 and I-287 are the main East-West routes.

By Train

Metro-North trains run frequently from Grand Central Terminal in New York City to Poughkeepsie. Enterprise rental car pick-up can be arranged at many stations along the way.

Amtrak stops at Yonkers, Croton-Harmon, Poughkeepsie, Rhinecliff and Albany, then north to Montreal with connections to the west.

New York Waterway Ferry

By Ferry

Weekday commuter ferries  are no longer available.  Visit   or for information about special tours.

By Air

Commercial air service brings passengers from all over the country into the Historic Hudson River Towns area. Airports include Westchester County Airport in White Plains, Stewart Airport in Newburgh, and Albany International Airport in Albany.


Saw Mill River Audubon Birders U Workshop: Shorebirds

Saw Mill River Audubon Birders U Workshop: Shorebirds

Friday, July 18, 2014 - 7:30pm - 8:30pm
Saw Mill River Audubon Birders U
Birders U is our seasonal series of birding workshops paired with a field trip. Our fourth and final 2013-14 Birders U program will focus on shorebird identification just as the southward migration begins again. The workshop will be held in the Croton Point Park Nature Center. The Saturday field trip takes place on July 19 with the location & time to be determined. Space limited. Register by phone (914-666-6503) or email (

Croton Point Park Nature Center Croton Point Avenue Croton-on-Hudson, NY 10520


Saw Mill River Audubon 914-666-6503


$25/person for members of any Audubon group and $40/non-members which includes a new SMR Audubon membership.

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