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Taconic State Park

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This area on the Massachusetts border offers access to the popular Bash-Bish Falls as well as camping and swimming.
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
12 Oct 2015
“Beautiful lake and park.”
31 Aug 2015
“Weekend Camping Trip with Family”
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Reviewed 12 October 2015

This is a beautiful place to visit. The beach is clean and the grounds are beautiful. The foliage is getting there but not peak yet.

Thank 316melissa
Reviewed 1 September 2015

I come from a scouting family, Boy scouts and Girl scouts. We love the outdoors, camping, cooking, hiking etc. When we usually go camping with scouts we don't have the comforts we had at Taconic Park Copake Falls. 7 family members and I travelled for...More

1  Thank jmpolanco
Reviewed 22 August 2015

Stopped in to ride around and check it out. Camping, cabins, a gorgeous lake, beach, very well kept. Clean, calm and peaceful. So impressed.

Thank teensmommaraff
Reviewed 6 July 2015

Very nice area for leaf peeping. Less crowded than some other places in NY. Will go there again in 2015

Thank Melissa F
Reviewed 4 June 2015

The site is definitely NOT for people that are used to the city. It's a very peaceful place, but somw bug spray recommended.

Thank Lance J
Reviewed 17 November 2014

I entered this area through Taconic State Park and passed up the path to Bash Bish falls as the Mass entrance looked shorter. It may be shorter, but it is all steps. The New York entrance is a flat train track bed style trail that...More

Thank TryppAdams
Reviewed 13 September 2014

Haven't been here in 40 years and went back what a delight So refreshing to see the park new and improved and yet the same Good swimming spot and still have the children's wading section too Stll has great camping and rental cabins available /hiking...More

Thank viclou66
Reviewed 22 August 2014

We went camping at Lake Tagkahnic/Copake and decided to check out Rudd Pond for the day (as admission was included in our camping pass!). We headed over with another family, four adults and four kiddos altogether (ages 2, 5, 6). We were pleasantly surprised at...More

Thank Bridget M
Reviewed 7 August 2014

Lots of trails and walking Areas in Taconic Park in the corner of NY, NY and Conn. We hiked from the NY side up a trail to see the Copake Falls in Mass. It was a bit of a up hill so wear good shoes...More

Thank roadtrip15
Reviewed 28 May 2014

Ok this is for the RUDD POND area I have now stayed at both sites out of the two I would stay at the falls again. Staff nice, sites nice, no real trees or bush to separate you from other campers but nice. I went...More

1  Thank melly m
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