Summer Activities In Hudson Valley For Kids And Family
Summer holidays can never be boring if you have the right activities planned. When visiting the Lower Hudson Valley with your family and kids, there are lots of fun activities to do in the summer. The Quality Inn Spring Valley Nanuet is conveniently located in the Lower Hudson Valley, where there are more than enough places to visit with kids and family during the summer.
Visiting amusement parks during the summer is fun for both adults and kids. And the Hudson Valley just has about one too many options for amusement parks for you and your family to choose, many within driving distance from the Quality Inn Spring Valley Nanuet.
Legoland New York
Awesome Awaits at LEGOLAND New York Resort! The Park is filled with more than 50 kid-powered, kid-tastic rides, shows and attractions all built for fun! Opening Spring 2020
Mountain Ridge Adventure Park
The Mountain Ridge Adventure Park provides you with amazing treetop challenge courses, as well as zipline activities. Let your family enjoy traversing treetop obstacles, obstacles located on mountain tops and so much more.
Rye Playland Amusement Park
Located within 25 miles from Quality Inn Spring Valley Nanuet in Rye, NY, the Rye Playland Amusement Park boasts rollercoaster rides, beach and water activities, outdoor pool parties, and many recreational games. It offers experiences for all fun-loving and adventure-seeking families.
The Castle Fun Center
Located within a convenient distance from Quality Inn Spring Valley Nanuet, the Castle Fun Center is an 11 acre outdoor/ indoor amusement park is an entertainment center with rock climbing activities, zip lining, go karts, swing rides, mini golf and more. Your family will love it here.
SplashDown Beach Fishkill, New York
The SplashDown Beach is a favorite water park as It is one of the largest attractions around Hudson; the Beach is an outdoor fun and amusement park as well as a water park. It is suitable for the entire family as there are activities for adults and kids. It offers thrilling fun experiences through activities like the Pirates Revenge, halfpipe and pirates plunge. It also has a megalodon ride that sends riders into an almost zero-gravity experience.
Zoos And Nature Parks
Kids love zoos. Seeing and learning about nature’s creatures can be thrilling for them. There are a number of zoos in and around Hudson within close proximity of Quality Inn Spring Valley, most people think of the Bronx Zoo and the Children’s Zoo in Central Park, but there are many others outside of New York City.
The Taconic Outdoor Education Center
This is an educational nature center with a zoo and outdoor recreation area. The secluded forested hills make learning comfortable due to the ambiance it creates. It offers environmental educational activities for schools as well as family groups.
Trailside Museums and Zoo, Bear Mountain State Park
The Trailside Museum at Bear Mountain State Park is dedicated to geology, nature, herpetology and more. Visitors come across local wildlife while having wonderful views of the river. The museum also houses reptiles, amphibians, and water creatures on display for the visitors.
Trevor Zoo, Millbrook School
Over 100 domestic animals, as well as wild creatures from around the world, are displayed to the public at the Trevor Zoo. The zoo even has a number of animals that fall under endangered species.
Other Fun Places To Visit This Summer In Hudson Valley
The Fun-E Farm
This is an indoor fun center with a bounce house. Located at the Hudson Valley Mall, the fun-E farm has a variety of inflatable structures like toddler bounces, slides and obstacles. This center is suitable for kids ranging from 2-12 years old.
Mid-Hudson Children’s Museum
The Mid-Hudson Children’s Museum is an ideal destination for the summer with kids and family. The museum offers exhibits as well as educational programs.
The Hudson Highlands Nature Museum
The Hudson Highlands Nature Museum is one of the leading providers of educational experiences on nature. It focuses on environmental education and also has a collection of animals and natural habitats. The museum also provides a variety of programs and activities suitable for both kids and adults.
Fishkill Farms is a farm belonging to the Morgenthau Family for decades. It is located at East Fishkill, NY and has home grown organic veggies and fruit that are found all year-round in farmers markets across Hudson Valley.
There are numerous other fun activities you and your family could indulge in around the Hudson Valley during summer.
You could go sailing with your family and kids
Tour the Bannerman Castle
Go hiking around the Hudson Valley trails
Take a walk on the Walkway across the Hudson
Take train rides across the rails or hike the rail trails
Go on cruises around the Hudson River or explore local river towns
Go fishing with family
Play mini golf