The Great American Outdoors Act—a historic national conservation bill that, for the first time, fully and permanently funds the Land and Water Conservation Fund—passed Congress last week with overwhelming bipartisan support
Sounds along the Susquehanna Greenway
Embark on an adventure along the Susquehanna Greenway in the heart of Oneonta.
Glimmerglass State Park Shines Bright
Glimmerglass State Park offers everything you need for an exciting summer adventure!
Paths to History
Our state historic sites are loaded with remarkable, authentic structures that tell fascinating stories. Yet, many locations have trails that play crucial roles in interpreting the past.
Is Camping Safe During COVID-19?
Is it still safe to camp during the pandemic? Learn more about how one of summertime's favorite activities can be adapted to be safe for you and your family.
Cycle the Erie Canal
Celebrates 22 Years
For more than 20 years, the Cycle the Erie Canal bicycle tour has brought history, friendship and endless adventure to thousands of cyclists.
The NY State Parks Explorer mobile app is now live and free! The key to planning your next big adventure now fits in your pocket. Learn all about NY state park and historic sites and never miss an update with this user-friendly app.
A new $2 million outdoor recreation center is opening at Letchworth State Park. The new Lower Falls Recreation Area includes a restored historic bath house with an outdoor games area and whitewater rafting center.
Closed Since the 1980s, the lobby at Roosevelt II Bathhouse at Saratoga Spa State Park is now open. The full facility will reopen in the future under COVID-19 guidelines.