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Great Swamp Wildlife Management Area

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Amazing Flora, Fauna, and a Safe Habitat

Whether it's the Ice Pond, the canoeing location near Green Chimneys, or the 10 mile river... read more

Reviewed 17 November 2017
Jenny H
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Patterson, New York
Love the Great Swamp

The Great Swamp is one of the most beautiful as well as ecologically important places in Putnam... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2017
jgoodhart
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Patterson, New York
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17 Nov 2017
“Amazing Flora, Fauna, and a Safe Habitat”
2 Oct 2017
“Love the Great Swamp”
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64 Cornwall Hill Rd, Patterson, NY 12563-2525
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Reviewed 17 November 2017

Whether it's the Ice Pond, the canoeing location near Green Chimneys, or the 10 mile river location, The Great Swamp is an amazing place to visit. Not only is it calm and peaceful, but it is full of wildlife and many plants. The air is...More

Thank Jenny H
Reviewed 2 October 2017

The Great Swamp is one of the most beautiful as well as ecologically important places in Putnam & Dutchess County! Great hiking, paddling and bird watching. Friends of the Great Swam, Putnam County Land Trust, Dutchess County Land Trust and Oblong Land Conservancy do a...More

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Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

For years my Niece has sent pictures of her children playing in this beautiful place. I visited with them the other day - and I felt it was a shame to call it a swamp! It has fresh water flowing and beautiful foliage. A lovely...More

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Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

We kayaked through the swamp starting in Brewster and heading up to Pawling. So much wildlife and beauty. It is truly an incredible experience.

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