Schodack Island State Park

A 1,052-acre state park and estuary off the eastern shore of the Hudson River with 8 miles of trails, campsites and paddling.

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Off the eastern shore of the Hudson River, Schodack Island State Park offers a family-friendly campground with 66 campsites, picnic tables, volleyball nets, eight miles of trails, biking, cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, pavilions, showers, and a kayak/canoe launch site.

Schodack Island State Park is a designated State Estuary with a portion of the park sheltering a Bird Conservation Area home to bald eagles, cerulean warblers and blue herons. Following the Park’s trails will lead visitors through a variety of ecological communities. Schodack Island State Park offers outdoor activities and beautiful views that all ages can enjoy!

“This is one of the nicest New York State Parks! Great location on the Hudson River, nice neat picnic areas and roomy playground.”

—Irene Q., TripAdvisor

Take Amtrak to Schodack Island State Park

Experience Schodack Island State Park via Amtrak to Albany-Rensselaer Station in Albany-Rensselaer – Don’t forget to use Amtrak’s See New York and Save 15% discount!

Get picked up from Albany-Rensselaer Station and taken to your reserved NYTRAIN Enterprise Rent-a-Car. Click here to reserve your car or call the Syracuse office today at 518-427-3893.