300 Snowy Ridge Dr., Breckenridge, CO 80424 | (970) 453-5633
For more than 40 years, Breckenridge Outdoor Education Center (BOEC) has provided life changing outdoor learning experiences to people of all abilities, providing a sense of freedom to those who are routinely excluded from outdoor activity due to a disability or special need. Whether skiing in the Adaptive Ski and Ride Program at Breckenridge or Keystone Ski Resorts, paddling the West’s great rivers, or mastering the Ropes Course, the BOEC inspires people of all abilities to discover new places, learn new skills and rekindle their spirit in the heart of the Colorado Rocky Mountains.
375 Crooked Hill Road, Brentwood, NY 11717 | (631)6675055
According to the agency website: "Brentwood State Park is a 52-acre sport facility that consists of baseball fields and soccer fields.
5 School Road, Briarcliff Manor, NY 10510 | (914) 941-6560 or (914) 941-6534
Located at 5 Van Lu Van Road (formerly School Road), the Youth Center building was donated to the Village in 1997 by the Ginsberg Development Corporation, and now serves as a safe, supervised, drug & alcohol free facility for the community's Middle School and High School aged residents.
17 County Road 60, Brighton, NY 12939 | (518)327-3530
Brighton Memorial Park is a friendly area to enjoy a day outside with your friends and family. The outside area has playground equipment for children and a some grills for people to cook out. The facility provides picnic tables. Inside the fieldhouse there is a billiards table and a foosball table for the enjoyment of the visitors. Dan Spencer is the primary employee who manages the park and provides proper upkeep. He's a very approachable individual who is more than happy to help with the needs of anyone who requests it.
131 Emerick Rd, Saugerties, NY 12477 | 845-255-0752
According to the agency website: In 1967, the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation transferred Bristol Beach to PIPC. This former brickyard in the town of Saugerties, 12 miles north of Kingston, became a 53-acre park.
9 Shore Road, Bronx, NY 10464 | (718) 885-0551
Bronx Equestrian Center is a full service equestrian facility located in Pelham Bay Park.
990 Pelham Parkway South, Bronx, NY 10461 | (718)792-1800
Bronx House's mission is to enrich the quality of life in the Bronx by providing programs and services that promote understanding, interaction, and cooperation among community residents of all ages; and to serve as a community and cultural center serving people of diverse backgrounds. Bronx House does this within the context of Jewish Communal values to foster physical, mental, educational and spiritual growth.
310 East Kingsbridge Road, Bronx, NY 10458 | (718)579-4244
According to the agency’s website, “The Bronx Library Center is the largest public library in the Bronx, with extensive collections of print and non-print materials for adults, young adults, and children. It features New York Public Library’s premiere Latino and Puerto Rican Heritage Collection.
1040 Grand Concourse, Bronx, NY 10453 | (718)681-6000
The Bronx Museum of the Arts, is a contemporary art museum in which through it’s permanent collection/special exhibitions and education programs, reflects the borough’s dynamic communities.. The Bronx Museum of the Arts presents new ideas and voices in a glance context and makes contemporary art a vital relevant experience. Our newly designed museum reflects our commitment to include all audiences.
2 Castle Hill Avenue, Bronx , NY 10473 | (718) 792-9736
According to the agency website: "The Bronx YMCA was created in 1977 from a merger between the Bronx-Union branch and the Westchester-Bronx branch. The Bronx-Union branch, an outgrowth of discussions between the New York YMCA and the Young Men's Christian Union (an organization delivering YMCA services in the Bronx), was established in 1904 in a converted piano factory at 149th Street and Washington Avenue. The Westchester-Bronx branch began operations in 1946. It operated extension centers in Calson Point, Fort Schuyler, Morris Park, Sound View, Throggs Neck, Union Port, and Westchester Square.
Academy Road, West Edmeston, NY 13485 | 315-443-9343
This is a scenic, paved, 1/2 mile route around Brookfield Town Park. The parking lot can be accessed from Academy Rd, between the intersection of Skaneateles Turnpike and Spooner Road in Brookfield, NY. The route is 97" wide in most places and almost entirely flat. There are benches placed throughout the loop and restrooms available near the parking lot.
185 Court Street, Binghamton, NY 13901 | (607) 778-6400
The Broome County Public Library opened in October 1904.The building was designed to serve as both a public library and a community center. On the first floor was a collection of 14,000 books and the second floor housed the library's auditorium, the Binghamton Museum of Fine Arts (now part of Roberson Museum) and the Broome County Historical Society. Through the years, the library collection had grown from 14,000 books to over 300,000 books and periodicals. In addition, the library added new services such as records, films, microfilm and other media.
Uncas Road, Raquette Lake, NY 13436 | (315)354-4412
According to the agency website: "Tucked away in seclusion a short way off the main tourist route, this "jewel" of a campground remains one of the best kept secrets in the Adirondacks. Brown Tract Pond Campground is located on the east shore of 146 acre Brown Tract Pond. The remote Adirondack setting of this facility offers a relaxing, quiet beauty all its own. The campsites offer privacy; they are large and well forested. Camping equipment from tents to 30' RVs can be accommodated. The campground offers a variety of recreational opportunities including: Canoeing and boating, fishing, hiking, swimming and bicycling."
1339 County Route 60, Onchiota, NY 12989 | (518)891-3449
According to the DEC website: "Buck Pond compares to a mountain retreat as it offers secluded sites, numerous water access, guarded bathing beach, and a "easy to walk" trail which stretches for miles along a old abandoned railroad bed. Buck Pond Campground is located on the western shore of 130 acre Buck Pond. The Lake Kushaqua and the Kushaqua Narrows form most of the western and northern boundaries of the campground. Camping equipment from tents to 30 foot RVs can be accommodated. Campground offers a variety of recreational opportunities including: Canoeing and boating, fishing, hiking, and bicycling."
2136 West Oakfield Rd., Grand Island, NY 14072 | 716-773-3271
According to the park website: Buckhorn Island State Park nature preserve, 895 acres of marsh, meadows and woods and the last vestige of once vast marshlands and meadows that bordered the Niagara River, is classified as a park preserve. The public is welcome to walk the nature trails, hike, bike, kayak, canoe, fish and cross-country ski in the park. Ongoing restoration continues to re-establish wetland cover and water levels and increase the diversity of native flora and fauna. The ongoing restoration plan includes increasing public access with more non-intrusive trails, overlooks and bird watching blinds.
503 East River Road, Grand Island, NY 14072 | (716)773-7629
The Buffalo Yacht Club is a great facility which offers a variety of services to its members. Almost any issue can be addressed and alterations made for a member or a guest with prior notice.
1020 Humboldt Parkway, Buffalo, NY 14211 | (716) 896-5200
The Buffalo Museum of Science has been serving the Buffalo-Niagara region for over 75 years, providing the opportunity for great fun and education through well presented programs and exhibits. The museum is always providing new exhibits and offers Discovery Camps, overnight events, family events, memberships, and birthday parties. The organization and staff are passionate about what they do, and look forward to sharing that passion with others.
300 Parkside Avenue, Buffalo, NY 14214 | (716) 873-3900
The Buffalo Zoo is on 23.5 acres and is the 3rd oldest zoo in the US, since 1875. They house many exotic animals including mammals, reptiles, amphibians, and birds. They offer a wealth of activities from just browsing the zoo to educational and fun camps for kids, plus an array of special and holiday events!
1300 Elmwood Avenue, Buffalo, NY 14222 | 716-878-6011
The Burchfield Penney Art Center is the only museum exclusively dedicated to the art and artists of Western New York – including famed American watercolorist Charles E. Burchfield. From the moment you first step through the doors, you will be surrounded by inspirational, thought-provoking and often world-renowned artwork. The Burchfield Penney features more than 30 exhibitions annually. While many are curated from their extensive collections, they often bring new work into the museum through temporary exhibitions and works on loan. As a result, no visit to the Burchfield Penney is ever the same. Guided tours along with various art-based activities are offered weekly and can be found on their website (https://www.burchfieldpenney.org).
Burnet Park Dr, Syracuse, NY 13204 | (315) 473-4330
Burnet Park is a multi-use facility that provides activities year-round. There is something for all ages, and an enormous amount of open space for activities that require only imagination. It is a great place to enjoy a picnic with the family, or take a leisurely stroll around the park. Jungle gyms, sport facilities, and the natural terrain, provide a variety of recreation activities. Pets are welcome as long as owners clean up after them, and there are trash receptacles throughout, so it is not a carry in, carry out facility. Rolling hills, abundant wildlife that is native to the city of Syracuse, and a variety of activities, makes Burnet Park a fun and relaxing place to enjoy outdoor recreation.
Burnet Park Drive, Syracuse, NY 13204 | 315-443-9343
This Monday Mile loops through Burnet Park and passes by Rosamond Gifford Zoo, playgrounds and a golf course. The route is a designated path on the inner loop of the one-way street inside the park. The path is approximately 4 feet wide. The narrowest part of the path is 2 feet 4 inches wide. There are speed humps on the roadway. At the final turnaround loop, there is a wooden gate with a sign that says that the gate closes after 6 p.m. Maps of the Monday Mile route along with turn-by-turn directions are available on the agency website.
340765 NYS Route 12E , Cape Vincent, NY 13618 | (315) 654-2522
According to their website: Burnham Point State Park is small and quiet with lightly-wooded campsites, ideal for boating, fishing and relaxing. Boaters can explore local towns, islands and historic sites for miles up and down the scenic river. Popular game fish include bass, pike, muskellunge and walleye.
6252 W 104th Avenue , Westminster, CO 80020 | 303-469-5441
The Butterfly Pavilion is an interactive facility that is known as the first stand -lone Invertebrate Zoo in the world. The Butterfly Pavilion has 5 different exhibits within the one floor building. The 5 exhibits include Wings of the Tropics, Crawl-A-See-Em, Waters Edge, Invertebrate World, and an Outdoor Gardens & Nature Trail. They have daily shows and programs. A special one is at 12:30pm and 3:30pm they release new butterflies in the Wings of the Tropics exhibit. This is a must see and a very magical experience. They also offer winter and summer camps for children. Around every corner you will find a friendly, knowledgeable staff eager to help and educate any visitor on the exhibits around them. Along with the staff around every corner, the Assistant Guest Services Manager, Julie Wagner, is around during the week to help with any questions as well. They are passionate about education and conservation of invertebrates and their habitats. This is a fun, educational, hands on activity with a twist of creepy crawlies, mixed with a magical feel.
Route 13, Ithaca, NY 14850 | (607) 273-5761 summer; (607) 273-3440 winter
According to the agency website: "Buttermilk Falls State Park takes its name from the foaming cascade formed by Buttermilk Creek as it flows down the steep valley side toward Cayuga Lake. The upper park has a small lake, hiking trails through woodlands and along the gorge and rim, picnic areas and playing fields. The lower park has a campground, pool and playing fields, beyond which is Larch Meadows. Larch Meadows is a wetland area through which a nature trail winds. Park activities, including tours through Buttermilk gorge, are offered weekly from July 4th through Labor Day."
2357 Humphrey Road, Varysburg, NY 14167 | (585) 535-7300
Byrncliff Resort & Conference Center is a year-round resort nestled in the rolling hills of Wyoming County in Western New York State. Byrncliff offers an 18-hole Golf Course, a full service restaurant, overnight lodging, cross country ski/snowshoe trails, an outdoor pool with mini-golf course, and entertainment. Byrncliff Resource & Conference Center is located just 30 minutes from historic East Aurora, NY, and is just across the street from Buffalo Hill.
Please see GPS coordinates below., Cadyville, NY 12918 | (518) 562-6861
The Cadyville Beach offers a variety of recreation and sport activities for all ages including children and adults as wel as a beach with waterfront access.
Route 281, Homer, NY 13077 | (607) 749-2161
Calale Field is an open facility used for softball games, lacrosse games, and soccer games. There are no fences and no accessible seating areas.
5303 W Cameron Rd., Cameron , NY 14819 |
According to the agency website: The 1,990-acre Cameron State Forest includes Cameron Pond, two smaller ponds, a gas pipeline down the middle and a native grassland field near the southern end. Today, Cameron and all state forests in New York are managed for multiple benefits to serve the needs of the people of New York. Sustainable management practices will ensure a perpetual supply of timber, a diversity of wildlife habitats, compatible recreational opportunities and clean water.
5750 Devoe Road, Camillus, NY 13031 | (315) 488-3409
Sims Store Museum is a replica of the original Sims' canal store which was located on the Canal about 2 miles east of the present location. The original site was closer to Gere Lock and Belle Isle. There it took advantage of the fact that the boats had to stop there before entering the lock and/or stopping at Belle Isle.
Henry Kaufmann Campgrounds , Pearl River, NY 10965 | 845-735-2383
According to the Camp 12 Trails website: