Fishkill is located in the southwestern part of Dutchess County. It is one of the original 9 towns of that county. Its name is the combination of two Dutch words, vis (fish) kil (creek). Although the town is not really big, there are many interesting places here. One of the most popular spots is SplashDown Beach. It is a water park that offers a variety of water activities for people of all ages. If you seek magnificent views, you may go to Pollepel island or climb Mount Beacon. Both of them are popular among tourists. Also, you may visit Sarah Taylor Park. It’s a perfect place for walks and picnics. It’s also a desired place for people who love sports. There’s a track for jogging and fields for volleyball and football. If you just want to relax and spend some time away from the crowded city, it’s a perfect place for you.