These are the alerts you need to know

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Plan your visit with these activities and closures in mind and, for your own safety and visitor experience, please obey the area closed signs that are placed on the trails and at trailheads.


Preserve Management: Tree Thinning

The entire Kings Highway area, as well as part of the Truax Trail Barrens, will be CLOSED for the next several months, starting on Monday December 5th. Tree thinning will be taking place on 109 acres and will require closure of trail head #9, the entire red loop, and the portion of the green trail west of the powerline.

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Discovery Center closed afternoon of December 13, 2022

The Discovery Center will be closed for the afternoon on Tuesday December 13, 2022 from 11:30 am - 4:00pm.

Discovery Center Closed for Holidays

The Albany Pine Bush Discovery Center will be closed to the public on the following holidays: November 24, December 24 & 25, 2022 and January 1, 2023. All preserve trails will remain open on these dates.

Hunting, Fishing & Trapping

Hunting, fishing and trapping are recreational activities that are carefully regulated in the preserve and across NYS.