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Stony Kill Farm Environmental Education Center

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Great little farm experience

come and visit the cows, sheep, chickens, and pigs. Walk around the grounds, and plan your day... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2018
Wappingers Falls, New York
Super place with or without kids

Great place to hike, enjoy the animals or partake of a variety of programs offered throughout the... read more

Reviewed 25 May 2017
Wappingers Falls, New York
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This series of nature trails, habitats and educational programs seeks to educate the public about the environment.
Route 9D, Wappingers Falls, NY 12590
+1 845-831-8780
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Reviewed 10 July 2018

come and visit the cows, sheep, chickens, and pigs. Walk around the grounds, and plan your day their with one of their special events, of which they have many. Weekends its open barn, other times, they have plant sales, and other days they have gardening...More

Thank r0bertg0ff
Reviewed 11 July 2017

This is a real farm that has been preserved by the Stony Kill Foundation. It is owned by New York State, but operated by the not-for-profit Stony Kill Foundation. They have wonderful walking trails through woods and fields. They also have animals (cows, pigs, goats)...More

Thank J K
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Great place to hike, enjoy the animals or partake of a variety of programs offered throughout the year. The animals are fun to watch, especially in the spring with babies being born. Become a member and help support the program as well.

Thank Bonnie5901
Reviewed 5 February 2017

Great place for hiking. Multiple trails in variety of areas. Great for birding. Areas include fields, woodlands, scrub, ponds, small reservoir. Also great to see the animals at the farm- chickens, varieties of cows, sheep, pigs, sometimes turkeys. various activities planned during the year -...More

Thank macska2016
Reviewed 8 December 2016

This place is a neighborhood gem with its animals, ponds, scenery, and trails. I like to walk around the grounds and utilize several of the hiking trails. You can walk across wooden bridges and across meadows as well as through the woods. Use tick repellent...More

Thank bravefilius
Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

This coffee shop is two miles from my house but I'm not a regular visitor. I've tried it but it just doesn't suit my taste buds. Obviously somebody likes it. They've been around for a long time. So give it a try and see what...More

Thank Jim T
Reviewed 15 January 2016 via mobile

I acctualy am a frequenter of this place , I live quite close and love to take a slow walk around the place , they have small trails that are easy for anybody . I love the gardens and to watch the animals the farm...More

1  Thank Carol T
Reviewed 13 July 2015

I try to take my son to this farm at least once a month. The barn is open on Saturday's from 11-1 and visitors get to see sheep, cows, pigs, and chickens. There is no fee, but they do accept donations. There are picnic tables...More

2  Thank dppl1535
Reviewed 24 January 2015

Very relaxing and a fun farm to pet the animals. Everyone should donate to keep it running !!! Nice getaway to be in touch with nature.

Thank Dnelledoll
Reviewed 10 January 2015

Absolutely loved all the animals in the barn which is over 100 years old. There are sheep, cows, chickens and pigs all for visitors to enjoy and learn about. Periodically, there are wonderful programs presented and festivals on the site.

1  Thank Blueedendesigns
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