Clearwater, Field of Dreams Parks

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All park facilities are free to use by the public unless otherwise reserved through permits issued by New Paltz Parks and Recreation. Priority usage with permits applies to all New Paltz Youth and Adult Groups/Organizations.

Non Resident Rates apply when usage is through permits.

Day Usage: One field or court, two hours or less,$25

One field or court, less then four hours $45, full day,$90

Two fields or courts, less then four hours $90, full day,$180

Three fields or courts, less then four hours $125, full day,$250     Second consecutive day of usage, 10% discount of above rates.

There is no charge to use park facilities by permit for New Paltz Adult/Youth groups and agencies. Adult New Paltz groups charging for their event or tournament will follow the day usage rates above with a 20% discount.

Not for profits only when charging for tournament or event.

Clearwater Park, Clearwater Rd, north of the village on Rt. 32, New Paltz NY. 

The home of New Paltz Youth Baseball and BMX, the park consists of three Little League fields and a Babe Ruth Field as well as the BMX complex.BMX is only accessable during regular operating hours, contact BMX for further information, Please contact Parks & Recreation regarding permit field usage.                           

Field of Dreams Park, 241 Libertyville Rd, across from the Ulster County Fairgrounds, New Paltz, NY. 

Presently, there are three softball fields and two sand, volleyball courts. These fields are utilized by New Paltz Men's and Women's Softball and New Paltz Youth Softball and Soccer as well as the general public. The park is over thirty acres in area and is a great walk or jog through; a small pond on the western edge is a great spot for a respite.The Ulster County Dog Park is also located in the north west corner of the park. Future plans include a playground, basketball/pickleball courts,exercise trail, Bocci Ball, Horse Shoe Pit and soccer,lacrosse/football fields. 

The Field of Dreams Park Pavilion overlooking the Shawangunk Ridge and Mohonk Tower is available for party/event rentals and general public usage, please contact Recreation for further information and reservations, 845-255-2512 or

Rental Rates: Residents, five hour block, $100

                Non Residents, five hour block,  $120

                      Residents, two hours or less, $60

                 Non Residents, two hours or less, $80

There is $1 additional charge per individual over 100, porta pottys are on site as well as water (non potable) and electric. A $50 deposit is required accompanied by a Facility Usage Form which can be found in this links column. Checks are made out to Town of New Paltz, mailing address is New Paltz Recreation Dept PO Box 550, New Paltz, NY 12561. Additional charges may be applied when venue will incur increased electric usage and maintenance needs.