FDR Nat’l Historic Site

Scenery:
Difficulty: 3 out of 10 (easy stroll with some small hills)
Distance: 3.4 miles, Loop
Approximate roundtrip time: 2 Hours
Total ascent: 371 ft
Max elevation: 226 ft above sea level
This hike is for you if: You want to check out FDR’s crib and romp around the woods in his backyard.

Dover Stone Church

Scenery:
Difficulty: 2 out of 10 (easy stroll)
Highlights: Cave, Creek, Waterfall
Distance: 1.2 miles, Up-and-Back
Approximate roundtrip time: 1 Hour
Total ascent: 180 ft
Max elevation: 502 ft above sea level
This hike is for you if: You want to check out an awesome cave that seems like it belongs somewhere way more exotic than Dover Plains (no offense, Dover Plains).

Constitution Marsh & Indian Brook Falls

Scenery:
Difficulty: 3 out of 10 (short hike with some rough, rocky sections)
Distance: 1.7 miles, Up-and-Back
Approximate roundtrip time: 1.5 Hours
Total ascent: 313 ft
Max elevation: 241 ft above sea level
This hike is for you if: You want to visit some beautiful and unique places without burning too many calories.

Bash Bish Falls

Scenery:
Difficulty: 4 out of 10 (short hike down – and then back up – a decent-sized hill)
Distance: 1.0 miles, Up-and-Back
Approximate roundtrip time: 1 hour
Total ascent: 346 ft
Max elevation: 1,330 ft above sea level
This hike is for you if: You want a short hike to a nice little overlook and an awesome waterfall.