Located at the confluence of the Hudson and Mohawk Rivers, this Capital Region hidden gem is seriously magical. Accessible from both Cohoes and Waterford, Peebles Island State Park is one of the most unique and stunning parks in this particular area of New York that you may not have known about. This island is home to various wildlife that will often walk right out in front of you, making for a magical trip. Speaking of magical, ready to find out why you absolutely must visit this beautiful state park this summer? Here are 12 reasons why this island has won over our hearts:

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