Best things to do in Cohoes
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“Great hiking year round. Two mile loop. Snowshoeing and cross country skiing at no charge. Deer. Charge to park during summer months. Picnic tables, Pavilion, and grills. View of Hudson. Kayak access.”
“This is a state park that has deer, bald eagles and is AN ISLAND which has like 3 waterfalls! What?!?! Trails are marked and there are BBQ pits there, you can rent a pavilion for a huge bbq and party. It's very nice to bring your dog for a walk or kids and get out for some scenery and exercise.”
“Second only to Niagara—Cohoes Falls, also known as the Great Falls of the Mohawk, is one of the largest waterfalls east of the Rocky Mountains. The Mohawk River plunges nearly a hundred feet here, before emptying into the Hudson River. The falls have been regarded as a landmark, a sacred site, a scenic wonder and a source of power for generations. ”
“We are a unique country and primitive gift shop with over 28 local vendors displaying their creativity. We have country, primitive, vintage, cottage, shabby chic, candles, wreaths, candy, dips and jams, jewelry, and so much more! Stop by our new location and see all of the wonder items to help decorate you home and yourself!!”
“Herman Melville's home?! That's pretty cool. Moby Dick? Who doesn't like saying that title? Now you can say it over and over again without hesitation.”