About Hand Hollow


4079 County Route 9, East Chatham, NY or 451 Gale Hill Road, East Chatham


2.8 miles of primarily flat trails, may be muddy after rain. 

Great for

Birdwatching, cross-country skiing, kayaking, picnicking, and fishing. Click here to get your fishing permit.

Site history

The Hand Hollow Conservation Area includes a patchwork of former small family properties. It was made possible through the vision and generosity of families who understood the importance of protecting open space and wildlife habitat for future generations.

Learn more:

Text “handhollowmap” to 518.535.3252 to get a map texted to you.