There are four main parks within the Village of Altamont and a number of green spaces throughout the Village.
Angel Park is located on the corner of Main Street and Park Street. This is a small passive park, containing a stone pathway leading to the Angel Statue. The Statue was placed in the park in memory of children who have died at a young age. Within the small park are two benches with views of Main Street and Orsini Park.
Orisini Park is located on the other corner of Main Street and Park Street. This park hosts the war veterans' memorial and the Village Gazebo. It also hosts a number of community events year round including the Strawberry Social hosted by Altamont Community Tradition, Memorial Day Celebration hosted by local VFW and American Legion, Summer Concert series and Storytime hosted by Altamont Free Library, Movies in the Park hosted by Altamont Fire Department, and holiday celebrations. A Farm Stand is located at the Altamont Free Library which is housed in the historic train station.
Schilling Park is located on Maple Avenue. The park entrance features a wrought iron gateway. The park includes a small pavilion, a tot playarea, a stone labiryth and numerous gardens.
Bozenkill Park is located just outside the Village proper at 6374 Gun Club Road. This park features a large pavilion, a small pavilion, a performance stage, a small playground, tennis courts, basketball court, sand volleyball court, a pool (3' to 5'), 3 miles of trails and a baseball diamond. There are numerous picnic areas with grills for family use. The pavilions are available for rental. Please note - No pavilion use rental applications will be accepted prior to January 1st for any given calendar year and may only be booked for that specific calendar year. Applications, fee schedule and rules/regulations are available for download at the bottom of this page. This park hosts the Bozenkill Summer Camp program which runs for 5 weeks starting the second week of July each year under the direction of Adriene Bush. The Aquatic staff provide swimming lessons and water aerobics throughout the summer. Registration forms for summer camp, swim lessons and water aerobics are available using the links on this page.
Other Green Spaces within Village:
Along Western Avenue on the corner of Schoharie Plank Road, the Village maintains a triangular green space. Volunteer Master Gardener Keith Lee oversees the gardens within the green space as well as in the other Village parks.
The Firemen's Memorial is a small sitting area adjacent to the Village Office and Firehouse at 115 Main Street. The Altamont Fire Department placed the memorial in remembrance of members who passed away while still actively involved in the Altamont Fire Department. The memorial also includes Ladies Auxiliary Members on the back.