- Open for recreation: Year-round
- Fee: Free
- Contact Information:
- Location: Town of Esopus, Ulster County
- Wildlife Management Unit: 3J
- Map: Black Creek State Forest Map (GeoPDF) - GeoPDF Instructions || Google Earth || DECinfo Locator
The 595-acre Black Creek State Forest is part of a network of public and private conservation lands surrounding the John Burroughs Nature Sanctuary along Black Creek, an important tributary of the Hudson River.
There are no designated or marked trails in Black Creek State Forest, however there are unmarked and unmaintained herd paths throughout the State Forest.