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From guided hikes and special events to camping on a secluded island to experiencing a full-blown battle
reenactment, New York's state parks and sites are chock full of opportunities to explore and make your visit
Visit a park... camp under the stars... discover a historic site...
go boating... Play a round of golf... Check out a nature center
or explore the countless miles of trails.
Need ideas? Our event calendar is updated daily with programs, hikes, tours and special events. Connect with us
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The New York State Parks, Recreation and Historic site system is divided into eleven regions. State land in the
Adirondacks (6a) and the Catskills (6b) is overseen by the Department of Environmental Conservation. For more information
about those areas, please visit www.dec.state.ny.us
or call 518-402-8000. Camping reservations for all New York State campgrounds can be made by visiting
www.newyorkstateparks.com or by calling 1-800-456-CAMP.