We are now accepting applications for seasonal job positions for 2015. Click here for more information.
Please be kind to our wildlife!
This time of year, park visitors will sometimes encounter what seem to be injured or abandoned young animals.
Most often, these animals are fine and should be left alone.
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Open / Closed in the Park:
|Allison Park: Open daylight hours.|
|Alpine Boat Basin: Gas dock open Weds. & Thurs, 9:30 AM – 4:30 PM, Fri., Sat. & Sun., 9:30 AM – 5:30 PM.|
|Alpine Picnic Area: Grounds open daylight hours. Parking fee (cash only): $5 weekends & holidays. Kearney House open most weekend & holiday afternoons. Refreshment stand open weekends & holidays, 10 AM – 5 PM.|
|Englewood Boat Basin: Please call 201-568-1328.|
|Englewood Picnic Area: Grounds open daylight hours. Parking fee (cash only): $5.|
|Fort Lee Historic Park: Grounds open daylight hours. Visitor Center open Weds. to Sun., 10 AM – 4:45 PM.|
|Greenbrook Sanctuary: Open daylight hours, membership required.|
|Hazard’s Ramp: Open daylight hours. Launch fee (cash only): $20 trailer, $10 car-top boat. Sun., Jun. 7: Area closed to the public until early afternoon.|
|Henry Hudson Drive: Open daylight hours. Edgewater park entrance to Ross Dock circle closed to all use on weekdays. Click here for more information.|
|Palisades Interstate Parkway in New Jersey: Open 24 hrs.|
|Park Headquarters: Administrative offices open Mon. to Fri., 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM except New Jersey State holidays. Parkway Police desk staffed at all times: 201-768-6001. Click here for Court information.
|Ross Dock Picnic Area: Grounds open daylight hours. Parking fee (cash only): $10 weekends & holidays, $5 weekdays. Refreshment stand open weekends & holidays, 10 AM – 5 PM. Sun., Jun. 7: Area closed to the public until early afternoon.|
|State Line Lookout: Grounds open daylight hours. Lookout Inn open 9:30 AM – 5 PM weekdays, 9:30 AM – 6 PM Sat. & Sun.|
|Trails: Open daylight hours.|
|Undercliff Picnic Area: Open daylight hours.|
Sidebar last updated:
May 26, 2015.
Information posted here subject to change without notice.
Alpine Boat Basin (40.945736, -73.918456) is a public marina with slip rental and a gas dock. It is adjacent to Alpine Picnic Area in Alpine, New Jersey (driving directions), about 7 mi. north of the George Washington Bridge and opposite Yonkers, New York. It is operated by the Palisades Interstate Park Commission.
GPS: 40.945736, -73.918456
For current hours of operation at Alpine Boat Basin, please check the sidebar >
The rental season for slips is from May 1 through October 31. Slips include water and electricity, and there is a shower for use by tenants of the boat basin. Applications and payment for renewal are due by March 1 of each year, and slip assignments are made by mid-March. Winter storage is not available at Alpine Boat Basin.
Slips can accommodate boats with up to a 50-foot length and 13-foot beam. Click here for more information about renting a slip at Alpine Boat Basin, including an application form.
Transient slips are $1 per foot per day. Call for more information and to check availability: 201-784-2264.
The gas dock at Alpine Boat Basin is open for gasoline sales during the slip rental season. Alpine Boat Basin gas dock phone: 201-784-2264.
All boaters are required to comply with New Jersey Boating Laws and Regulations, whether they are tenants of the basins or using Hazard’s Ramp. This includes but is not limited to proper registration of the boat and trailer, possession of a boating safety certificate, and operation and outfitting of all vessels in accordance with the regulations. More information can be found by clicking here.