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Bear Mountain in Rockland County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

River Docks

 
 
River Docks Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, February 16, 2012
1. River Docks Marker
Inscription.
The park operated a
fleet of river steamers
that brought millions
of NYC people to Bear
Mountain for recreation
in the 1920ís and 30ís.
The docks burned in the
1960ís and 70ís. The south
dock was rebuilt in
the early 1980ís.

 
Location. 41° 19.108′ N, 73° 59.224′ W. Marker is in Bear Mountain, New York, in Rockland County. Marker can be reached from New York State Route 9 W, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is located on a walking trail through the zoo at Bear Mountain State Park. Marker is in this post office area: Bear Mountain NY 10911, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Bear Mt. Bridge (here, next to this marker); Anthonys Nose (here, next to this marker); Ancient Canyon (here, next to this marker); Railroads (here, next to this marker); Scenic Road (here, next to this marker); Boundaries (here, next to this marker); Hudson River (here, next to this marker); Dunderberg Mt. (here, next to this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bear Mountain.
 
Categories. Waterways & Vessels
 
Marker in Bear Mountain State Park image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, February 16, 2012
2. Marker in Bear Mountain State Park
River Docks on the Hudson River image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, February 16, 2012
3. River Docks on the Hudson River
The remains of the river docks can be seen in this photo.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 3, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 285 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on April 3, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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