Bear Mountain State Park will be closed August 8th and 9th due to recent storm damage. All parking lots will be closed.
Appalachian Trail thru-hikers will be allowed to pass through the park. Thru-hikers are advised to proceed cautiously and remain on the Appalachian Trail and use the Blue By-pass Trail to circumvent the Trailside Museum and Zoo.
For more information, visit NYS Parks.