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Katonah

Sports and the Outdoors

Ward Pound Ridge Reservation. The 4,700-acre reserve, 5 mi east of Katonah, is the largest park in Westchester County. More than 35 mi of deep woodland trails and cross-country-skiing, hiking, horse, mountain-biking, and nature trails crisscross the park, which encompasses picnic areas, ponds, rivers, and marshes. You can camp here, too, in Adirondack-style lean-tos or tent sites. Adjacent to a wildflower garden is the Trailside Nature Museum, a resource center that houses a collection of American Indian artifacts. Rtes. 35 and 121 South, Cross River, NY, 10518. 914/864–7317. www.westchestergov.com. Free. Park daily 8–dusk, museum Wed.–Sun. 9–4.

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