2014 I Love My Park Day Events

More than 80 I Love My Park Day events took place at state parks and historic sites across New York State in 2014.

Registration is now closed. Save the date for 2015 - May 2!

2014 Participating Parks and Historic Sites

Capital District / Saratoga
Regional sponsorship provided by New York Flower Power
Crown Point State Historic Site
Grafton Lakes State Park

Grant Cottage State Historic Site
John Boyd Thacher State Park (REGISTRATION FULL)
John Brown Farm State Historic Site
Johnson Hall State Historic Site
Mine Kill and Max V. Shaul State Parks
Moreau Lake State Park
Peebles Island State Park (REGISTRATION FULL)
Saratoga Spa State Park
Schodack Island State Park (REGISTRATION FULL)
Schoharie Crossing State Historic Site

Central Region
Bowman Lake State Park
Chittenango Landing Canal Boat Museum
Clark Reservation State Park
Clark Reservation State Park - BioBlitz
Fort Ontario State Historic Site
Glimmerglass State Park
Green Lakes State Park
Herkimer Home State Historic Site
Lorenzo State Historic Site
Old Erie Canal State Park, Madison County Corridor (Oneida)

Finger Lakes
Catharine Valley Trail
Fair Haven Beach State Park
Ganondagan State Historic Site (REGISTRATION FULL)
Genesee Valley Greenway - Chili
Genesee Valley Greenway - Cuba
Genesee Valley Greenway - Leicester/Mt.Morris
Hamlin Beach State Park (REGISTRATION FULL)
Ithaca Dog Park at the Allan H. Treman Marine State Park
Letchworth State Park
Robert H. Treman State Park (REGISTRATION FULL)
Sampson State Park
Sonnenberg Gardens & Mansion State Historic Park
Stony Brook State Park (REGISTRATION FULL)

Hudson Valley
Bannerman Island (REGISTRATION FULL)
Clermont State Historic Site
Dennings Point - Hudson Highlands State Park
Fahnestock State Park (Clarence Fahnestock)
Franklin D. Roosevelt State Park
Franny Reese State Park
Harlem Valley Rail Trail (at Taconic State Park)
Harriman State Park - (Anthony Wayne Recreation Area)
Hudson Highlands State Park Preserve
Jay Heritage Center
Minnewaska State Park Preserve
Minnewaska State Park Preserve - BioBlitz
Old Croton Aqueduct State Historic Park - Croton-on-Hudson
Old Croton Aqueduct State Historic Park - Hastings-on-Hudson
Rockefeller State Park Preserve
Rockland Lake State Park (including Hook Mountain and Nyack Beach)
Staatsburgh State Historic Site
Taconic State Park (REGISTRATION FULL)
Walkway Over the Hudson State Historic Park

Long Island
Bayard Cutting Arboretum State Park
Belmont Lake State Park
Bethpage State Park
Caleb Smith State Park Preserve
Captree State Park (REGISTRATION FULL)
Connetquot River State Park Preserve
Heckscher State Park
Hempstead Lake State Park
Jones Beach State Park
Montauk Point State Park
Nissequogue River State Park
Planting Fields Arboretum State Historic Park
Robert Moses State Park (REGISTRATION FULL)
Sunken Meadow State Park (Alfred E. Smith)
Valley Stream State Park
Walt Whitman Birthplace State Historic Site

New York City
Clay Pit Ponds State Park Preserve
East River State Park
Gantry Plaza State Park
Riverbank State Park
Roberto Clemente State Park

Thousand Islands Region
Cedar Point State Park (REGISTRATION FULL)
Higley Flow State Park
Point au Roche State Park
Wellesley Island State Park

Western NY
Allegany State Park
Artpark State Park (Earl W. Brydges) (REGISTRATION FULL)
Evangola State Park
Golden Hill State Park
Knox Farm State Park
Midway State Park
Niagara Falls State Park
Wilson-Tuscarora State Park
Whirlpool State Park

Local Parks
In addition to the events at state parks listed above, local parks get in the spirit too! I Love My Park Day events can be held at these locally owned parks and historic sites. To learn more about these, visit the links below:

To host an I Love My Park Day event at a local park, email us at ilovemypark@ptny.org. We will advertise your event on our website, but we do not provide online registration services or T-shirts for local parks


Organizing an event and don't see your site listed? Let us know.





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