Hudson River Barn Dance

On Sunday, June 4, Palisades Interstate Park welcomse New York City musicians Dave Harvey and the Backyard Boys to the park to call and provide music for an afternoon dance for visitors of all ages and abilities. The dance will be held at the Alpine Pavilion at Alpine Picnic Area and Boat Basin from 2 to… Continue reading Hudson River Barn Dance

Explore Closter Landing

On Saturday morning, February 4, historical interpreter Eric Nelsen will lead a tour into the Palisades Interstate Park's past, to explore part of the riverfront settlement known in the nineteenth century as Closter Landing. Nelsen will meet hikers at the Park Headquarters, accessible from the Alpine park entrance (a half mile north of Closter Dock Road… Continue reading Explore Closter Landing

Beaver Moon Hike

A "Beaver Moon Hike" will take place on Monday, November 14, 7:00pm – 8:30pm. Bring your flashlights to the Alpine Picnic Area of the Palisades Interstate Park for a 2 mile, easy hike that will take about 1.5 hours. This is a guided hike with the Trail Crew. For more information call 201-615-9226 About the… Continue reading Beaver Moon Hike

BOO! Halloween Hike @PalisadesParks

Sun, October 30, 5:30pm – 7:30pm Guided hike with Eeric Nelsen. Meet 5:30 PM at the Kearney House at Alpine Picnic Area & Boat Basin. The hike will last about 3 mi., take about 2 hrs., and be moderate in difficulty. Bring flashlights! For more information: 201-768-1360 ext. 108.

Punch & Pie

A history program, “Punch & Pie at Mrs. Kearney’s tavern", will be presented at the Kearney House on Friday, October 21st from 8pm to 10:30pm. Refreshments, music, tall tales, and fireside cheer. $16 advance, $20 door. Click for information and reservations or call 201-768-1360 ext. 108.

Back to Basics #njhiking @PalisadesParks

Palisades Interstate Park New Jersey will present "Intro to Basic Backpacking & Camping” on Saturday, August 13, 10am – 12pm. The Outdoor workshop with John Adriance & Ricky Delehanty will be held at  State Line Lookout in Alpine. For more information: 201-615-9226.