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Invasive Species A ... 6/28/18

We will host a series of programs as part of New York State’s Invasive Species Awareness Week, July 8 Р14, 2018.

Lupine Fest 2018 5/22/18

We rejoice in the arrival of spring with our annual Lupine Fest for the local community, held at the site of the Albany Pine Bush Discovery Center on Saturday, June 2, 2018 from 10AM to 4PM.

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What to Bring and Do

Whenever you go out in the Preserve, these are some other things you might want to bring and do:

  • Trail map
  • Drinking water
  • Rain gear
  • Sunglasses and sunscreen
  • Day pack
  • Comfortable hiking boots
  • Snack foods
  • Camera
  • Check for ticks

All unmarked paths and firebreaks are closed to all recreational uses other than by permit. Also, please respect private property that borders Preserve lands.

Temporary area closure

Various areas of the Preserve will be temporarily closed throughout the year while activities such as prescribed burning, mowing or other management activities are occurring. For your safety, please obey all signage at trailheads or along trails and call ahead if there is a specific area you are coming to hike in.