Columbia County is a county located in the U.S. state of New York. As of the 2010 census, the population was 63,096. The county seat is Hudson. Columbia County is part of the Albany-Schenectady-Amsterdam, NY Combined Statistical Area.
Columbia County is in the eastern part of New York State, southeast of Albany and immediately west of the Massachusetts border. The western border is the Hudson River.
The terrain is gentle, rolling hills, rising sharply into the Taconic and Berkshire Mountains along the state line.
The highest point is on the Massachusetts state line near the summit of Alander Mountain, at approximately 2,110 feet (643 m) above sea level, in the town of Copake. The lowest point is at or near sea level along the Hudson.
New York State
Beebe Hill Firetower
Clermont State Historic Site
Hand Hollow State Forest
Harvey Mountain State Forest
Lafayetteville Multiple Use Area
Livingston State Forest
New Forge State Forest
Schodack Island State Park
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