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Scenic and historic 136 acre farm located in Staatsburg, NY

For more information, contact Jeff Ackerly
#845-532-8847 or by email at


  • Our annual fundraising gala, “Solstice Sunset at the Meadows” will be held on June 20th in Rhinebeck, NY at The Meadows, a beautiful estate on the Hudson River. Purchase your tickets here.
  • The second Dutchess County Trails Conference will be held at Marist College’s Cornell Boathouse on October 10, 2015!
  • Burger Hill: The half-mile trail rises to a 550-foot hilltop that boasts panoramic vistas of the Hudson River Valley including the Shawangunk Ridge, Catskill and Taconic mountains, Stissing Mountain and the Berkshires. Visit this popular picnicking, hiking and sledding spot year-round and enjoy the views from the top of the Hill!
  • Arboretum: The Winnakee Educational Arboretum was established to educate visitors about trees in a Hudson Valley forest, to inform visitors about the historic role this particular forest played in President Franklin D. Roosevelt’s environmental education; and to bring people into this woodland to closely examine and appreciate its diversity and beauty. The tour is approximately 1.1 miles long, with rolling hills and sections of moderately steep and rocky terrain.  Visit the Arboretum and learn while you walk!

Gala 2015

Our annual gala, “Summer Solstice at the Meadows” will be held on June 20, 2015. It will take place at a beautiful estate on the Hudson River located in Rhinebeck, NY. The evening will feature cocktails, dinner, dancing,… Read More

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Open Field Society

We invite you to become a founding member of Winnakee Land Trust’s Open Field Society.  The Open Field Society launched in January 2014 to mark Winnakee’s 25th Anniversary and to bring together Winnakee’s strongest, most loyal supporters. The Open… Read More

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