NY Parks 2020
A 7-point vision for transforming NYS Parks
Gov. Cuomo has made a multi-year commitment of funding for hundreds of State Park improvement projects. NY Parks 2020 describes seven strategic
priorities to transform the park system for the 21st century leveraging private philanthropy and other public dollars to yield a $900 million
investment in State Parks. Learn More
Cultural Resource Information System (CRIS)
A new online resource is now available! CRIS provides individuals and communities with key information and tools to support the preservation and revitalization of New York's rich heritage and culture. Learn more
Your key to all-season enjoyment at New York State Parks, Empire Passports are available for different lengths of time: choose from one year, multiple-year, or the
New Lifetime Empire Passport, which is now available. With no expiration date, buy it once, and enjoy the parks forever!
Virtual Tours – More Just Added!
If you're looking for inspiration to plan your next adventure, there are more than 50 new 360° virtual tours available for state campgrounds and other select parks! Take a peek at the setting and amenities at each location.
Free Mobile Trail Maps Available
Before you head out on the trail, check out our new trail map options! Free PDF maps covering 1500 miles of trails in more than 50 state parks & historic sites are
now available through the free Avenza PDF Maps app. Get the app
Exploring the outdoors just got easier!
We're excited to announce The NY State Parks App for iPhone. This FREE app will give visitors who are on-the-go info on all of
our properties. Download now and start exploring!