Shawangunk Grasslands National Wildlife Refuge
Shawangunk, NY 12589
Wildlife Refuge: Birding, Fish, Hike, Picnic, RV, Walk
Shawangunk Grasslands National Wildlife Refuge is one of New York’s top 10 areas for grassland dependent migratory birds. This exceptional habitat was formerly the Galeville Military Airport. In 1994, the U.S. Department of Defense determined it longer needed the site. It was subsequently transferred to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service in 1999.