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Putnam County has Eight Miles of the most Fantastic Hudson Valley River Scenery. From the Highlands to the Rolling Hills in the East, you will find beauty and history. Only 50 miles from Manhattan. So very few counties so close to New York City offers such scenic beauty, friendly country atmosphere, and convenient transportation. Putnam County has a strong community spirit. People are friendly to neighbors and visitors alike. There is a wide variety of local businesses from small family owned to large department stores.
Putnam County ~ covering an area of about 235 square miles. It is north of Westchester and south of Dutchess County, stretching from the Hudson River to the Connecticut border.
"We have been called the landscape that defined America. Our past includes virtually every phase of the development of our nation. From Henry Hudson to the Revolutionary War, and from the Hudson River School of painting to the founding of the modern environmental movement, the Hudson River has been at the center of American history."
Governor George Pataki
Putnam County offers great hiking - including an exceptionally fine section of the Appalachian Trail, downhill and cross-country skiing, boating, fishing, hunting, camping, and golf.
Numerous lakes and reservoirs are perfect places for fishing, boating, and swimming. There are state parks such as Clarence Fahnestock Memorial State Park and Hudson Highlands State Park. There are many Museums and Historic sites.
At ShopPutnamCounty.com you will find resources and services for the entire county including federal, state, local government offices. Also listed are hospitals, health centers, places of worship, public and private schools, places to go, things to do, and transportation information.
Putnam County is made up of six towns, they are Southeast, Carmel, Kent, Patterson, Philipstown, and Putnam Valley.
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