Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation

COVID-19 UPDATE: For guidance about camping, hiking and other activities, visit: COVID-19 UPDATE

KNOW BEFORE YOU GO: During the peak fall season, we encourage all visitors to check individual park webpages or historic site webpages, or download the free NY State Parks Explorer app for up-to-date information before visiting. Hours and operational schedules are subject to change. Thank you.

Hiking

Hiking

Join us on the trail and explore some new scenery. We offer a varying line-up of hikes and walks on both weekdays and weekends. Guided Hike Events

Join Our Team

Join Our Team

Think outside, no box required! From seasonal positions to permanent employment, we offer a wide variety of job opportunities within State Parks and Historic Sites. Join Our Team

Golden Opportunity Card

Golden Opportunity Card

New Yorkers age 62 and older get free vehicle entry into most state parks non-holiday weekdays. Learn more about the Golden Park Program

Digital Brochures

State park, historic site and camping information are available in digital format and may be downloaded.

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