• December, 2015

  • Feds Pass Long-term Transportation Bill

    After the US House and Senate reached agreement in conference committee, the President signed a long-term transportation bill into law on December 4, with a small increase in funding for walking and biking....

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  • Hit the Trail This Winter

    Winter is the perfect time to get outdoors and go for a walk, jog, or ride on one of the many trails in New York State. We’ve shared some of our favorites with you to enjoy. These trails are a great place to strap on a pair of boots, snowshoes, or cross-country skis and make good on your New Year’s resolution....

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  • Celebrate the Season at a Park

    This holiday season, New York's parks and historic sites have events for all ages, all across the state....

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  • Get Ready to Cycle the Erie Canal in 2016

    Parks & Trails New York’s 18th Cycle the Erie Canal tour is an eight day, fully supported bike ride across New York State’s historic Erie Canal Corridor. This year’s tour will depart Buffalo July 10 and arrive in Albany on July 17....

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  • For Your Reading Pleasure

    Every year Parks & Trails New York likes to reflect on the accomplishments, successes, and challenges we experienced over the course of the preceding months. This all comes together in Greenspace--our eye-catching, printed publication delivered right to the hands of those who helped make the stories possible....

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  • Speaking Out for Parks and Trails All Year Long

    Things may be quieter in Albany in the Fall, but our advocacy on behalf of New York’s parks is a year-round effort....

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  • 'Tis the season to give at work

    Take advantage of one of the easiest and most convenient ways to support the protection and improvement of New York’s beautiful parks and trails!...

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  • The Great Ledge

    A new documentary about Thacher State Park premiered on WMHT last week, highlighting the unique natural and cultural history of the iconic escarpment....

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  • Why did we attend the NYS Tourism Summit?

    Why did we attend the NYS Tourism Summit? Because outdoor recreation is an important contributor to the state’s tourism industry!...

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  • November, 2015

  • Help #SaveLWCF

    Congress let America’s most successful conservation program—the Land and Water Conservation Fund—expire in September. We’ve all benefited from the LWCF. Let’s make sure the next generation of New Yorkers can say the same. Join our Campaign to #SaveLWCF....

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