Columbia Land Conservancy
In Your Backyard

In Your Backyard

Explore Greenport Conservation Area

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Welcome to Greenport

Greenport Conservation Area is a great place for a walk. You don’t need any special gear to take advantage of more than seven miles of trails, though we do suggest bringing water and snacks, wearing sunscreen, and checking for ticks! Most of the trails are flat, and there are plenty of shortcuts for turning around and heading back to the parking lot if you decide your day is done.

The outdoors is for everyone

If you experience discrimination or harassment while hiking, please let CLC know.

What’s great about Greenport?

Including one mile of wheelchair-accessible Access for All Trail.
Click here for a map.


Views of the Hudson River and Catskills, plus lots of benches to sit on as you look! Take a look here.
Greenport is home to animals like monarch butterflies, eagles, and deer. See what’s been spotted by other’s using the iNaturalist app!
Volunteers have spotted over 100 species at this
important bird area.
Learn more here.

How to have a great visit



Bring a Map

Download one here, or text
“Greenportmap” to 518.535.3252.

Prep Your Pooch

Walking with a dog?
Keep them on a leash and pick up all waste. We’re sure your pet is great, but people and animals who are afraid of dogs deserve a stress-free walk. Click here for more ways to be a Good Dog!

Learn While You Play

Download the Everyday Explorer’s Fun Guide!


Be Kind 

to other visitors at Greenport. 
Everyone is welcome. 

Respect the Land

There are no trash cans or restrooms at Greenport, so be prepared to take all trash with you when you leave. Please don’t leave the marked trails or bring home nature souvenirs, this can damage plants and habitats. 

Other Important Information

Greenport is open dawn to dusk.
Building fires, camping, and drinking alcohol is not permitted. Contact CLC if you’d like to do a commercial photo shoot, fly a drone, or have an event at the site.

Explore where you are

There’s a lot to do around Greenport Conservation Area! Here are some of our suggestions. If you’re packing a picnic, please remember to take all trash with you to keep the site safe for others.

Did we miss something? Let us know and we’ll be glad to add it.

Top photo by Susan Lynch Smith