Daytripping it in Putnam County, NY? Pop into historic Cold Spring. This eclectic and well preserved little village has something for everyone. From treasure filled antiques shops and trendy boutiques to contemporary/ modern art galleries, the options are limitless. Take in a barbershop quartet concert at the riverfront gazebo while enjoying spectacular views of West Point and Storm King. History buffs will appreciate the well maintained 19th century buildings that line Main Street, as well as the many old mansions, landmarks and attractions that pay tribute to the past.
Hungry? No problem, from pizza to Hudson Valley foie gras, you can dine indoors or al fresco at one of the many Zagat recommended restaurants or cafes. Spend your afternoon sipping NY wine in a secret cobblestone courtyard or watch the sun set over the tranquil Hudson River on a private porch. Love the outdoors? Take some time to stroll around the many gardens, fields, parks, woodlands and Revolutionary War cemeteries located in and around the nearby Hudson Highlands. Or rent a kayak and spend your day gliding along the majestic river while getting up close and personal with the local wildlife.
Too much to do in one day? Make it a long weekend and stay in one of the many charming bed and breakfasts located in the village or nearby. Walking distance from the Metro North station, lovely Cold Spring has it all. Come visit and find out for yourself!