New Windsor is perfectly placed to take advantage of everything fun and functional in Orange County; minutes from Metro-North’s Salisbury Mills-Cornwall station, with all of Newburgh's amenities at hand, and on the road to and from everywhere via the "five corners" in the hamlet of Vails Gate, you can even go international from Stewart Airport five miles away! The best of both worlds, rural and urban, are at your fingertips in New Windsor NY.
New residents will be able to find their groove quickly amongst the offerings of the town. The recreation department runs an impressive array of programs, and there are plenty of parks in town to accommodate them all. There’s Little League and Cub Scouts, Girls’ Softball and Girl Scouts, summer camp and concerts, holiday gatherings and adult education. Seniors do activities—art, exercise, cards, bingo, knitting—Monday through Friday at Marasco Center.
One park, bordering the Hudson River, is Kowawese Unique Area at Plum Point Park, which offers boating, fishing and picnicking - the Hudson Highlands are on display from a blanket on beach. The interpretive center which is fully equipped with a kitchen and deck can be rented for parties.