Cronomer Hill Park


The Observation Tower is CLOSED for maintenance until further notice.

Sports Fields and Tennis Courts off Gardnertown and Powder Mill Road
Town of Newburgh, NY (Across the road from Algonquin Park)
Observation Tower off Route 32, Town of Newburgh
Administrative Office & Soccer Field Rental:
(845) 615-3830

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Field Reservations:
Town of Newburgh Recreation Department
(845) 564-7815


This park features both passive and active recreation areas. The lower portion of Cronomer Hill Park features several multi-purpose ball fields and tennis courts, while the upper portion of the park features beautiful, wooded hiking trail and a 30' Observation Tower that provides a magnificent panoramic view of the surrounding area.


Lighted Multi-Purpose Fields, Soccer Field, Lighted Tennis Courts, Playground, Dog Park, Comfort Stations, Benches, Observation Tower, Trails and Parking.

Fee Structure (PDF)


Observation Tower: Located off of Route 32. The 30 foot observation tower on the hill’s summit provides views of the Hudson River Valley and surrounding area as far as High Point, New Jersey.

Cronomer Hill Park opens in the beginning of April and closes mid November (weather permitting).

Tennis: Six tennis courts available on a first come-first serve basis.

Ball fields: Three multi-purpose lighted ball fields for baseball, softball, Cronomer Hill Park soccer, flag football, as well as a regulation soccer field. All fields, with the exception of soccer, may be reserved by permit through the Town of Newburgh Recreation Department at (845) 564-7815. To reserve the soccer field, call (845) 615-3830.

Please Note: Facility Rentals require advance permit and payment of scheduled fees. Permits may be obtained for Cronomer Hill by calling (845) 615-3830.