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Moreau Lake State Park Nature Center

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605 Old Saratoga Road
Gansevoort, NY 12831
Latitude 43.226803
Longitude -73.708542

The Nature Center at Moreau Lake features numerous wildlife mounts, pelts, skulls and other ephemora. Park staff lead numerous nature-based recreation programs for children and adults year-round, including hiking, biking, snowshoeing, and cross-country skiing on over 20 miles of trails.Education programs crafted especially for schools and clubs are also offered. Topics include winter survival, predator/prey relationships, beaver ecology, amphibians and much more.

Nature center staff are also available to bring programs to classrooms and other settings.The facility itself features an outside deck, universally accessible entrance and trail with interpretive signs. The conference room in the facility offers a projection screen, tv with video capability, and the capacity to accomodate larger groups.

Not permitted in building

Hours of Operation

  • Memorial Day-Labor Day, seven days a week, 9am-2:30pm
    The nature center is also open on request and as staffing allows throughout the year.
Sat 06 May
I Love My Park Day
Saturday, May 6, 2017 09:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Moreau Lake State Park Nature Center
(518) 793-0511

Project/Event Description: Spreading wood chips at the parks 3 playgrounds
Meeting Location: Moreau Lake State Park Nature Center. Appropriate for 13 and up

Project/Event Description: Lake and Trails Cleanup
Meeting Location: Moreau Lake Nature Center. All ages welcome

Project/Event description Building and Planting Planter Boxes
Meeting Location: Moreau Lake Nature Center. All ages welcome


Registration: Required

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