We are now accepting applications for summer employment — click here for details.

Pothole repair work remains ongoing on the Palisades Interstate Parkway. Motorists should please use caution. See Parkway Condition Statement for more information.

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Allison Park: Open daylight hours.
Alpine Boat Basin: Closed for winter.
Alpine Picnic Area: Open daylight hours, pavilion restrooms closed for winter.
Englewood Boat Basin: Please call 201 568-1328.
Englewood Picnic Area: Open daylight hours, restrooms closed for winter.
Fort Lee Historic Park: Grounds open daylight hours. Visitor Center open Wed. to Sun., 10 AM – 4:45 PM.
Greenbrook Sanctuary: Open daylight hours, membership required.
Hazard’s Dock: Closed for winter.
Henry Hudson Drive: Drive 1 closed for winter. Drive 2, Dyckman Hill Road, and Alpine Approach Road open daylight hours, conditions permitting.
The Kearney House: Closed for winter.
Palisades Interstate Parkway in New Jersey: Open 24 hrs., ongoing pothole repair work (see Parkway Condition Statement).
Park Headquarters: Administrative offices open Mon. to Fri., 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM except on New Jersey State holidays (these days are marked on our calendar). Parkway Police desk staffed at all times: 201 768-6001. Click here for Court information.
Ross Dock Picnic Area: Open daylight hours, restrooms closed for winter.
State Line Lookout: Grounds open daylight hours. Lookout Inn open 9:30 AM – 5 PM.
Trails: Open daylight hours.

Sidebar last updated: April 12, 2014

Sunday, April 27

“Arbor Day Tree Planting” • Volunteer tree planting with the Trail Crew • From 11 AM to 3 PM: start at Ross Dock Picnic Area (directions) or at Englewood Picnic Area & Boat Basin (directions) and follow signs to “Tree Planting on the Shore Trail,” with a short walk to closest planting sites.

Click here for more information. We provide tools and gloves, but you may bring your own. Groups and troops please contact Christina Fehre at 201 768-1360 ext. 110.

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Alpine Boat Basin (N40°56'44", W73°55'10") 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.

The gas dock at Alpine Boat Basin is open for gasoline sales during the slip rental season, Mon.–Thurs., 9 AM–4:30 PM and Fri.–Sun., 9 AM–5:30 PM. Alpine Boat Basin gas dock phone: 201 784-2264.

The gas dock at Alpine Boat Basin Alpine Boat Basin at Dawn.

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.

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.