Explore the unique beauty and history of the quaint hamlet of Mahopac
hamlet tucked away in the town of Carmel, Mahopac is getaway you'll
keep coming back to.
explore this Road Trip: Close to Home from a different perspective and what
better way to do that than a boat ride on Lake Mahopac?
reservation online with Mahopac Marina, and you can ride through the
waters with views from a pontoon.
through the waves, wind and fresh air with panoramic views of all that nature
has to offer.
Then hop on
the Putnam Trailway, a 9-mile section of the new Empire State Trail!
State trail is a 750-mile bike and walking trail that spans from Manhattan
through the Hudson Valley, all the way to the northern borders of New York.
Putnam portion of the trailway leads you through Mahopac to Brewster and
that activity, take a coffee break and check out what's brewing along the trail
at the Freight House Cafe. "The building itself was built in 1872, it was
the first freight house built for the old Putnam railroad line," says
owner Donna Massaro.
building played a large role in the 19th century railway system, and today
it helps to fuel visitors along the Putnam Trailway. "People will call us
and we'll take their order and then we'll put it in the pulley system, we will
pulley it up to them," says Massaro. The system bringing contactless
delivery to another level!