• April, 2017

  • Troubling Federal Budget

    In contrast to the New York State budget, national environmental agencies, community service organizations, and transportation programs brace themselves for looming federal cuts....

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  • Greatest Trail News Ever!

    We're serious. Sit down. Here’s the great news: the recently-passed state budget includes funding not only to complete the Erie Canalway Trail, but also to connect New York City to the Canadian border with multi-use trail and on-road enhancements....

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  • Spring Membership Deals For You

    Parks & Trails New York’s spring membership drive is underway and we’ve made it easier and more enticing than ever to join. Take advantage of our special introductory rate of $18, or join at $100 and get a free Empire Passport....

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  • Thank You, AT&T

    For the past five years, AT&T has generously supported I Love My Park Day as a premier sponsor....

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  • Another State Budget, Another Win for New York's Parks

    The New York State Fiscal Year 2017-18 Final Enacted Budget has great news for New York’s parks! We thank the Governor and Legislature for New York State’s continued commitment to improving and expanding access to outdoor recreation....

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  • March, 2017

  • Trail Advocates Unite

    On March 2, advocates from across New York State converged in Albany for Empire State Trail Day to demonstrate support for the Governor’s proposal to build the longest trail in the United States....

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  • Spring (Cleaning) in the Air

    Canal Clean Sweep, the annual spring cleaning of the NYS Canalway Trail System, is shaping up to be a great events. Event and volunteer registration is open now, so get your Clean Sweep scheduled today!...

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  • Help Protect Federal Funding for Special Outdoor Places

    The LWCF is facing major obstacles in the next federal budget and it needs our help! The LWCF is the only federal program dedicated to the continued conservation of our national parks, forests, wildlife refuges, wilderness, Civil War battlefields, state and local parks, working forests and critical wildlife areas....

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  • NY Trail Tale Stories

    What's your favorite memory or adventure on the trails in NYS? What trail are you going to tackle next? Share your stories with us!...

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  • Thank You Brookfield Renewable!

    We are grateful to our loyal partner, Brookfield Renewable, for sponsoring I love My Park Day and Cycle the Erie Canal for the ninth year in a row!...

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