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24 Hudson Valley Parent n June 2014 *Forestburgh Playhouse ($$$$/S). 39 Forestburgh Rd., Forestburgh. e oldest continuously operating profes- sional summer theatre in New York State. It brings the best of Broadway to the Catskills. Open through Labor Day. 845-794-1194. Fort Decker (FREE/S). 127 West Main St., Port Jervis. Revolutionary War site. 18th century historic house. Open July to Oct. 845-856-2375. Gillinder Glass Factory ($/S). Erie & Liberty Sts., Port Jervis. Watch skilled crasmen create decorative objects out of molten glass. 845-856-5375. Gomez Mill House ($$/S). 11 Mill House Rd., Marlboro. Earliest surviving Jewish residence in North America. Open April to Oct. 845-236-3126. Francis A. Hanofee Park (Free/A). Sunset Lake Rd., Liberty. Swimming pool, picnic areas, row boat/paddle boat rentals, fishing, playground and more. 845-292-7690. Harness Racing Museum and Hall of Fame (FREE/S). 240 Main St., Goshen. Learn about horses and harness racing with 3-D simulator. 845-294-6330. Headless Horseman Hayrides and Haunted House ($$$$/T). 778 Rte. 9W, Ulster Park. Horrific hayride, 4-acre corn maze, three haunted houses. Open Sept. to Oct. 845-339-2666. Hill-Hold Museum ($/A). Rte. 416, Campbell Hall. 1769 stone farmhouse on historic working farm. Open May to Oct. 845-291-2404. Holiday Mountain Ski & Fun Park ($$$$/S). 99 Holiday Mtn. Rd., Monti- cello. Fun park featuring bumper cars, mechanical bull, miniature golf, rock climbing wall, batting cages and go-kart speedway. 845-796-3161. Horse Shows in the Sun ($/A). HITS, Inc., 319 Main St., Saugerties. Equestri- an hunter/jumper shows May 21- Sept. 14, 2014. Shows: Wed. through Sun. 845-246-8833. Hudson Highlands Nature Museum ($/A). Muser Dr., Cornwall. Living collections of native animals, natural habitats and trails to present a wide variety of programs for people of all ages. 845-534-5506. HV PLACES (Continued from Page 23) 22 Hudson Valley Parent Q June 2013 Clermont State Historic Site ($$/A). 1 Clermont Ave., Germantown. Ancestral estate of Robert R. Livingston, negotiator of the Louisiana Purchase. Free access to gardens, picnicking, and the visitor center. 518-537-4240. Constitution Island ($/A). South Dock, USMA at West Point. Two-hour tour includes a boat ride on the Hudson River and guided tour of Warner House on Constitution Island. 845-446-8676. Apple Pond Farm & Renewable Energy Education Center ($$$$/A). 80 Hahn Rd., Callicoon Center, Sullivan. Educational tours, horse-drawn sleigh, and wagon rides. Admission: $20/family of four. 845-482-4764. Barrett Clay Works ($$$/A). 485 Main St. Poughkeepsie. Pottery exhibits and clay classes for kids and adults. Art studios are also available for rent. 845-471-7507. Basha Kill Wildlife Management Area ($/A). Rte. 209 S, Westbrookville. Two thousand acres of state-owned wetlands, forests, and fields. 845-888-5381. Belleayre Mountain ($$$$/S). Rte. 28, Highmount. Scenic chair lift rides offered in the summer and in the fall there is fishing, hiking, and biking. Also, check out their summer concert series. 845-254-5600. Big Bear Ziplines ($$$$/T). 817 Violet Ave., (Rte. 9G), Hyde Park. Zip through the trees on eight ziplines from 30 to 100 feet high. Tours last three hours and include a hike to the starting area. 1-888-947-2294. Butterfly Botanicals ($/A). 363 Petticoat Ln., Bloomingburg. Butterfly house open to the public, educational programs, and school group tours. 845-733-7713. Catamount Ski Area ($$$$/S). Rte. 23, Hillsdale. Family ski area with snowboard megaplex and moving walkway for beginners. 518-325-3200. Catskill Mountain Railroad ($$/S). Rte. 28, Phoenicia. Enjoy a 6-mile train ride along the scenic Esopus Creek through the Catskill Mountains. 845-688-7400. Chocolate Cheers ($$$$/S). 875 Rte. 28, Kingston. Fully functioning chocolate company behind walls of glass, great for viewing. Guided tours. 845-338-3368 or 888-624-3377. Circleville Town Park ($/A). Creamery Rd. off Rte. 302, Circleville. Swimming, picnicking, and playground. Open May to Sept. 8am-dusk. 845-692-7800. Hudson Valley PLACES TO GO Did you know there is an historic trolley bus in Kingston? Here are some of the best places for families to visit this summer! Great Places... Let's Go! Kid-friendly rating: P - Preschoolers S - School age T - Teens A - All ages Please call ahead to verify times and fees. Dates are subject to change, please call to confirm. $$$ - $10-$20 $$$$ - $20 & up Fees: $ - $5 & under $$ - $5-$10 -RLQ8VIRU Delicious Cupcake Fun )ULGD\-XQH DPDP 3UHUHJLVWHUDW &XVWRPHU6HUYLFH'HVN 1 Galleria Drive • Middletown, NY 10941 845.692.8883 GALLERIACRYSTALRUN.COM 0HHW %XLOG$%HDU·V %HDUHP\

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