Beacon is a favorite day trip for urbanites who like rural with an artsy edge. Head to the Roundhouse Hotel for a romantic hideaway close to New York City.
Coastal Long Branch, with its boardwalk, beach and breeze, is just over 50 miles south of NYC and easy to get to by train.
For a unique NY adventure, camp at Floyd Bennet Field in Jamaica Bay, Brooklyn. This living museum offers the only year-round campgrounds within NYC.
Nestled in the shadows of Mount Washington in central New Hampshire, this picturesque town boasts some of the best outdoor recreation in the northeast.
oM is your guide to getaways near New York City, car optional.