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Robert V Riddell State Park

St Hwy 28 & Cty Hwy 7, Oneonta, NY
+1 607-432-2114
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Great easy hikes, total quiet

A simple loop with a few side trails through a diverse environment and very picturesque river. Cook... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2017
rroebig
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Chengdu, China
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Great local park to visit for hiking and relaxation

Being only a few miles from this park, my family and I frequent this location to just get away and... read more

Reviewed 19 May 2017
Chris J
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Oneonta, New York
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St Hwy 28 & Cty Hwy 7, Oneonta, NY
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+1 607-432-2114
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Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

A simple loop with a few side trails through a diverse environment and very picturesque river. Cook out grills and picnic tables make this a romantic or family picnic place. Can take a stroller and walk the flat path or hike up on a few...More

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Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

Being only a few miles from this park, my family and I frequent this location to just get away and enjoy some local nature. Our favorite hiking spaces are the high peaks and Catskills, but they take time and planning to visit. For a spur...More

1  Thank Chris J
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Reviewed 18 January 2017

This park is nice for those who want an easy walk around some nice ,natural areas...old farm fields and some wooded areas too. Near the stream at several points....he hike up to mud lake is great, harder than one would think, but its nice up...More

2  Thank objectiveone88
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Reviewed 21 August 2016

We've been coming here for a couple years now. However to be honest we only live at the end of the road, so convenience is a big plus. The reason why we choose to come here is that it's a compact park while still remaining...More

4  Thank DavidBrandt67
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Reviewed 20 June 2016

The North side of the park rambles through trees and pastures, sometimes along a small creek. The trails are well maintained and easy to follow, less than two miles to wander the loop.

Thank Dennisec3
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Reviewed 6 May 2016

I went on a few of the trails with my dog. I loved it and he loved it. I have not fully explored the park yet, but the trails are nice and woodsy with some pasture areas. The part of the main trail I was...More

Thank NewYork V
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Reviewed 24 March 2016

We love the diversity of the paths throughout this park! It meanders through open areas, down to the river several times, yes! and through the woods! Nice benches along the way. We like the bridges that span wet lands. I would recommend this park to...More

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Reviewed 9 February 2016

We've been to the Park many times, in all seasons, mostly for a walk on a nice day. We've only been in the part of the Park on the north side of I-88. Pleasant paths, great scenery, with a stream winding through it. You can...More

1  Thank Gary K
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Reviewed 15 August 2015

State park has lower and upper locations. Lower part has parking area and picnic tables near parking area. Good for family walks. Upper part entrance difficult to find and requires parking along road. Upper part is truly hiking with uphill start and choices for lengths...More

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Reviewed 11 August 2015

This is a small State Park with the entrance and parking area just off of Exit 17 on I-88. There are several short trails that begin from the back of the parking lot with a fairly well kept port-a-potty nearby. There is no fee to...More

3  Thank Julie D
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