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Canal Clean Sweep

Parks & Trails New York and the NYS Canal Corporation host a weekend of volunteer events along the New York State Canal System to prepare it for the summer season. Typically, more than 150 community groups hold over 100 events accross the State, with esti…
Tire recycling in Waterford Cheetos Industrial art in Lockport The pile at Vischer Ferry Friends of Fulton Parks Baldwinsville crew Big bag in Lyons Be free little Clean Sw…… https://www.ptny.org/events/canal-clean-sweep

Support for Local Park and Trail Friends Groups

The work and visibility of friends and volunteer groups of local parks is increasing. Here is what we're doing to help them thrive.
Building on our successful work with state park friends groups, and thanks to support from the Bender Family Foundation, Parks & Trails New York aims to strengthen local park and …… https://www.ptny.org/newsandmedia/e-news-1/2018/04/local-friends-census

NYS Budget Shows Parks Love

The 2018-19 state budget agreement secures New York’s position as a national leader in the protection of natural resources and the advancement of tourism and outdoor recreation.
On Friday, March 30th, Governor Cuomo and members of the State Legislature came to an agreement and passed the 2018-19 Final Enacted Budget. Through their leadership, New York Sta…… https://www.ptny.org/newsandmedia/e-news-1/2018/04/new-york-state-budget-shows-some-love-parks-and-environment

Yes! You Can Cycle the Erie Canal for $100

Interested in riding the 20th anniversary Cycle the Erie Canal tour for only $100? Become a Trailblazer and join us on this unforgettable adventure.
Aside from the 400 mile physical challenge or dedicating 8 summer days to accomplish the feat, finances can be an obstacle for interested riders. Here’s how you can join our 20t…… https://www.ptny.org/newsandmedia/e-news-1/2018/04/cycle-erie-canal-tour-only-100-how