Preserves, Parks, Wildlife Areas, Natural Spaces
From Westerlo, NY - a Helderberg Hilltown
- Bear Swamp was designated a Registered National Natural Landmark by the Department of Interior in 1973. Bear Swamp itself dates from 13,000 years ago, with the retreat of the last glacier. The rhododendron at Bear Swamp are a relic stand, the northernmost in New York State.
- Westerlo Town Park - has playing fields, a pavilion, picnic tables and toilets.
- Other Hilltown Trails.
Onderdonk Lake - is there public access??