Earth Day Celebration

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April 22, 2017


Trailside Museums & Zoo

Bear Mountain

Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult

$10 parking; donations welcome

Earth Day Celebration at Trailside Museums & Zoo

Event description: Celebrate Earth Day and springtime with some family-friendly and Earth-friendly fun at Trailside Museums and Zoo at Bear Mountain State Park on Saturday, April 22, 2017 from 10:30am-3pm.

Come early, at 10:30, and help make treats for the bears. They emerge from their dens to gobble them up at 11am.

Throughout the day, there will be nature-related displays, activities, and games, plus some tips to help you look after Mother Earth! Trailside interpreters will be here to provide information about the animals and other exhibits. The rain date is Sunday, April 23.

There is a $10 parking fee at Bear Mountain State Park. There is not a separate admission fee for the zoo. Donations are welcome.

Trailside Museums & Zoo is part of the Palisades Interstate Park Commission. The Palisades Interstate Park Commission administers 29 parks, parkways, and historic sites for the Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation in New York as well as the Palisades Interstate Park and parkway in New Jersey.

For information about New York State parks and historic sites, please visit and for more information about the Palisades Interstate Park parks and historic sites, please visit

Address: Bear Mountain State Park
Bear Mountain, NY 10911
Phone: 845-786-2701 x293