Albany Pine Bush Discovery Center
195 New Karner Road
Albany NY, 12205
Discovery Center Program
An extraordinary journey into the Albany Pine Bush, the best remaining example in the world of an inland pine barrens. Our experts will guide you through this one mile hike over rolling sand dunes where you will discover Pine Bush natural history, seasonal surprises and transformations. Please remember to wear sturdy walking shoes, long pants and bring drinking water. Snowshoes will be available as weather dictates.
Pre-registration is required for all events.
Fee: $3.00/person, $5.00/family, Children under 5 free.
Please plan to arrive at least 5-10 minutes before the start of the program to purchase your ticket.
Tickets can also be purchased in advance of the program at the Discovery Center reception desk.
Groups with 8 or more people, please call us for special accommodations.
Note: Programs begin promptly at times listed. Please notify us if you need to cancel your registration so we can open your spot up to the waiting list.
CANCELLATION POLICY: If you are unable to attend the event for which you are registered, you must cancel online and then please confirm in person or by phone at least 48 hours in advance of the event.* If you do not cancel within the allotted time, your program fee will be forfeited. It is, however, permissible to send or designate another person to use your program registration. *If you are cancelling at least 48 hours in advance and really, really, really want a refund please stop by the Discovery Center gift shop. All refunds must be made in person.
DIRECTIONS TO APB DISCOVERY CENTER: From I-87 take exit 2W (Rt 5 West, Central Avenue). Follow Rt 5 for about 2 miles then turn left onto Rt 155 (New Karner Rd). Continue on Rt 155 for about 1.2 miles. The Discovery Center is located on the left at 195 New Karner Road. (518)456-0655
Registration for this event is full.
If you continue registration for this event you will be placed on the waiting list.
If a space becomes available, we will call you.