Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation

Silver Mine - Harriman State Park

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Palisades Interstate Park Commission
Bear Mountain, NY 10911
Latitude 41.294619995300003
Longitude -74.059675616099994

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Road Closures

Arden Valley Road is still closed for thru traffic due to ongoing bridge repairs. There is no access to or from Rt 17. In order to get to Island Pond or the Elk Pen Hikers Lot, you can access Arden Valley Road off of the Tiorati Circle only.

The Silver Mine area of Harriman State Park offers picnic grounds, fishing and hiking. Biking - helmets required.

Fishing - NYS fishing license required.

Launch Sites - Boat permit required.

Dogs only, must be on a leash not more than 6 feet at all times. Not allowed in buildings or beach/bathing areas. Must display rabies tag. Not permitted in the following areas of Harriman State Park: Beaver Pond Campground, Welch Beach, Sebago Cabins.

Hours of Operation

  • The park is open year round, dawn to dusk.
  • Ice Skating available in season

Fees & Rates

Most New York State Parks charge a vehicle use fee to enter the facility. Fees vary by location and season. A list of entry fees and other park use fees is available below. For fees not listed or to verify information, please contact the park directly.

The easy-to-use Empire Pass card is $80- and your key to all-season enjoyment with unlimited day-use entry at most facilities operated by State Parks and the State Dept. of Environmental Conservation including forests, beaches, trails and more. Purchase online or contact your favorite park for more information. Learn more about our Admission Programs including the Empire Pass.

  • Vehicle Entrance Fee
  • $6.00/car, 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM
    5/29 - 9/6, weekends and holidays, only

Amenities Information

  • Amenities
  • Boat Launches
  • Fishing
  • Grills
  • Hiking
  • Ice Fishing
  • Ice Skating