Mahwah, NJ 07430
Phone: (201) 512-3800
Fax: (201) 512-3808
The Rockland County Courthouse and Dutch Gardens is a historic complex that has several structures which contribute to its historic nature. The courthouse was built in 1928 and reflects the Beaux Arts and Art Deco styles of architecture. Whereas, the garden was built in the memory of the early settlements of the area, and is today a beautiful green space amidst the locality.
Bored of the usual holidaying spots? Head straight to the Tuxedo Ridge Ski Center. This ski lodge offers interesting and adventurous activities to its guests. While indulging in winter sports, you need worry about safety as its professional staff ensures that guidelines are adhered to and provide a secure environment. Taking in to consideration the diverse age groups visiting the ski center, it has developed specific programs for kids, adults and families. Newbies can learn skiing here and experts can refine their skills, the center also has other activities like snow making. And, if outdoorsy events are not for you, simply chill at the on-site pub or the cafeteria and savor tasty short eats along with some beers. That's not it, during summer the Tuxedo Ridge Ski Center also hosts events like concerts and entertaining gigs. For more details, check website.
This well-manicured course is a challenging place to play. There is also aestaurant, driving range, lessons, pro shops and riding carts on the grounds.
This tennis center offers six Plexicusion Prestige courts, state-of-the-art air conditioning & heating system, special programs for juniors & adults, and fun is encouraged.
At Westchester Skating Academy it doesn't matter if winter is over. You can come here and go ice skating anytime. Open for both free skates and hockey, this is the place to go when you want to carve the ice. The open ice schedule changes daily, so check their website before you come.
This 18 hole course features 5,815 yards of golf from the longest tees for a par of 70.
Enjoy over 6,000 yards of challenging golf at this 18 hole course.
Located on 28 acres of beautiful gardens and woodlands, this non-profit cultural institution overlooks the Hudson River. Wave Hill is dedicated to exploring the interaction between human beings and the natural environment. It maintains four historic buildings and five greenhouses and has won many awards for its gardens. Its Arts Program presents the work of contemporary artists and landscape professionals. Partake in educational, horticultural and art programmes that are held at the cultural center from time to time. Come enjoy the feast of nature in its own arms.
The Meadowlands Racetrack in East Rutherford, popularly known as “The Big M,” is a famous spot for horse-racing. It has been a witness to this sport since 1976. The racecourse hosts fine dining services too and partners with a lot of luxury hotels. It offers live videos of races, as well as photographs and souvenirs for visitors.
If you long for some quiet from the Manhattan crowds, then the 1,146 acres of Van Cortlandt Park is made for you. This is the third largest park in New York City, but one of the least well known. It is filled with playgrounds, fields, picnic areas, a lake, and the Van Cortlandt House Museum. There is also a swimming pool, horseback riding and stables, a golf course, cross-country skiing trails, tennis courts, two nature trails and a bird sanctuary. Admission is free.
Opened seasonally on Memorial Day and Labor Day, Mountain Creek Waterpark takes you through to a splashing fun day. The special attraction here are the Alphine Slide, Surf Hill and Kamikaze. Your children will love the giant water slides while you relax at the restaurant or in shaded areas the snack bar. Special rates available for twilight admission. Check the website for more details.
The Van Cortlandt Park Ice Skating Rink is probably the only one of its kind in the Bronx. Open through the year, this arena is used for both ice skating and ice hockey. They have special programs for kids, as well as private lessons, group lessons, ice hockey lessons and a lot more. You are most likely to find the spot filled with kids of all ages, gliding along effortlessly on the ice. The center also has rental space available for kids' birthday parties.