Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation

I Love My Park Day

I Love My Park Day

Lend a hand & show your love for parks on Saturday May 7th. Over 100 NY state parks, historic sites and public lands will be hosting I Love my Park Day volunteer projects. Find an event near you -- register online.

Connect Kids to Parks

Connect Kids to Parks

Start exploring! Free entry for 4th graders into all State Parks in 2016. Learn more

Sleep under the Stars

Sleep under the Stars

Unplug from your day-to-day routine with some camping. We have a ton of tent and trailer sites, cabins of all sizes, cottages, rustic cabins and yurts.

Park Passes

Empire Passport

Your key to all-season enjoyment at New York state parks is the Empire Passport -- available for different lengths of time: one, three- and five-year; or, lifetime. We also offer the Golden Park Program, Access Pass and the Lifetime Liberty Pass.

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Event Highlights

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Park Highlights

Parks 2020
Mobile Trail Maps
Virtual Tour
Photo Gallery
Camping Guide