Things to Do

Whatever the season, there is always a reason to visit Copake and the surrounding Roeliff Jansen community. Located just two hours north of New York City and three hours west of Boston, the Town of Copake offers a wide variety of activities. Check here for information about recreation in Copake and upcoming events in the local are

Saturday, September 21st This ride is free and sponsored by the towns of Copake, Hillsdale and Ancram. The Ramble takes riders through some of the most scenic roads in the three towns. This year, there will be 6 different routes to choose from, starting with the easy family-friendly 10- mile route, up to the newest route of 100km (or 62.5 miles) for experienced cyclists. Riders go at their own pace on well-marked, quiet, paved roads and portions of the Harlem Valley Rail Trail. The rides begin and end in Copake Memorial Park. To join in the fun, get details and free registration online at Voluntary donations will, as in years past, support the Harlem Valley Rail Trail.

Saturdays May 25th – October 26, 9am – 1pm The Copake Hillsdale Farmers Market is launching the  2019 season. The covered barn at the Roeliff Jansen Park (9140 Route 22, across from the Roe Jan Community Library) once again serves as the setting. Ample parking, umbrella tables, a dog run, walking trails, weekly live music, and gorgeous views combine to create an experience that goes beyond shopping. You can learn more about all of our 2019 vendors here:

For a List of Opportunities for Physical Activity in New York’s Columbia and Greene Counties Physical Activity in the Twin Counties

EVENTS IN THE ROE JAN AREA For more information  please consider signing up for our Copake Connection letter for the latest news about our community.

You are invited  to submit the details of  your event to be listed  on our website.  We will list the events of Not- For- Profit organizations, in the Roeliff Jansen area.  Please email  Link to Community Calendar