All There is to Experience in: Stanford and Stanfordville

Stanford is a scenic, rural town characterized by its beautiful farm lands and rolling hills. The 500-acre Buttercup Farm Audubon Sanctuary is home to over 80 species of birds including Great Blue Herons, Wood Ducks, and Bobolinks, that can be spotted from six miles of trails and overlooks. Don’t miss a visit to Taconic Distillery to try their handcrafted, award-winning bourbon and rye whiskies made on site. A reflection of their surroundings, Taconic embraces a passion for the outdoors and imprints hunting and fishing on their bottled spirits.

Bowen Barn Antiques

Discover your next antique find at Bowen Barn in Stanfordville. This repurposed cow barn is 8,000 square feet of unique antiques, props, and other merchandise, including quality Turkish towels and sea...

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Buttercup Farm Audubon Sanctuary

640 acres of diverse habitats with rolling and open grasslands. Six miles of trails, over 80 species of birds have been observed on a "birdy" May day including Great Blue Herons, Wood D...

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Stissing Mountain Fire Tower

Elevation 1,492 feet. 90-foot tower reached by hiking trails at base of mountain. Look down on eagles, hawks, vultures and crows in flight. See the Hudson Valley from Albany south to Ulster and from t...

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Wilcox Memorial Park

This family-friendly park boasts two lakes at its center. Popular activities include fishing, swimming, paddle and row boats for rent, bird watching, picnicking, camping at 27 overnight campsites (10...

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