Love getting outside and staying active? We’ve created this Parks and Recreation Guide for people living in or around Latham, NY. You’ll find all of the best parks, baseball fields, and hiking trails down below. If you want a few more ideas or some more information, feel free to ask us during a tour of our apartments.
Soccer is a sport that is fun at every age level. If you want to help your kids keep active, or just have some fun for yourself, we recommend contacting Latham Circle Soccer.
This beautiful 130-acre park offers a gorgeous view, a playground for kids to enjoy, and 6.5 miles of multiuse trails for walking, running, biking, and in-line skating. Fly a kite, enjoy a picnic, or throw a frisbee with friends in the large open spaces. Pavilions, meeting rooms, and a gazebo are available to rent for company or family gatherings. On Saturdays from, May 18th through September 28th you can pick up fresh produce at The Farmers Market at The Crossings.
The Albany County Hockey Facility is a destination for figure skaters and hockey players alike in the area. Whether you’re skating or watching from the rink, you’ll have a great time.
Latham’s own Mill Road Acres Golf course offers players 18-holes of golf on a scenic course. There is also a three-tiered natural grass driving range for those looking to practice and perfect their swing. When the game is over visit Otis & Oliver’s for a drink and a bite to eat.
All American Sports offers some great ways for adults and children alike to get active, compete, and make some new friends. They organize floor hockey, basketball, softball, and flag football programs for you to enjoy.
This 4-acre park offers a view of the scenic Cohoes Falls, that spans the Mohawk River between Cohoes and Waterford. Visitors are able to enjoy fishing, hiking, taking photos of the falls, and picnics at the Upper Level picnic area.
A popular spot among locals, Peebles Island State Park is at the confluence of the Hudson and Mohawk Rivers. Enjoy beautiful views of the river and rapids as you walk, jog, fish, picnic or snowshoe! There is also a pavilion and grills perfect for hosting birthday parties or family get togethers. Bathrooms are available and parking is $6 per vehicle.
Latham offers numerous opportunities to stay active and have fun. If you’d like extra suggestions, we’ll be happy to give you a few when you stop by for a tour of our apartments.