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Open / Closed in the Park:

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Allison Park: Open daylight hours.
Alpine Boat Basin: Gas dock open Weds. & Thu. 9 AM – 4:30 PM, Fri. to Sun. 9 AM – 5:30 PM. Closed Mon. & Tues. Gas dock is inaccessible at low spring tides (around new & full moons). 201-321-9055.
Alpine Picnic Area: Open daylight hours. Kearney House open most weekend and holiday afternoons.
Englewood Boat Basin: Please contact J.M. Englewood Marina: 201-568-1328.
Englewood Picnic Area: Open daylight hours. Snack Shack open Tues. to Thu. 10 AM – 5 PM, Fri. to Sun. 10 AM – 7 PM.
Fort Lee Historic Park: Grounds open daylight hours. Metered parking (year-round, click here for rates). Visitor Center open Weds. to Sun., 10 AM – 4:45 PM. 201-461-1776.
Greenbrook Sanctuary: Open daylight hours, membership required. 201-784-0484.
Hazard’s Ramp: Open daylight hours.
Henry Hudson Drive: Open daylight hours
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. 201-768-1360. Parkway Police desk staffed at all times: 201-768-6001. Click here for Court information.
Ross Dock Picnic Area: Open daylight hours.
State Line Lookout: Grounds open daylight hours. Lookout Inn open 9:30 AM – 5 PM. 201-750-0465.
Trails: Open daylight hours.
Undercliff Picnic Area: Open daylight hours.

Sidebar last updated: September 24, 2016.
The information posted here is subject to change without notice.

Check our Calendar page for more.

About thirty miles of trails in the Palisades Interstate Park in New Jersey offer opportunities for hikers ranging from easy riverside strolls to challenging rock scrambles.

Trails are open year-round during daylight hours only. (Please also check our Maps page for more information.)

Hiking on the Palisades Hiking on the Palisades  

Accident, fire, emergency: 201 768-6001 — please call this number before trying 911 in the park!

Perhaps because of our proximity to New York City, many first-time Palisades hikers are surprised at how rugged our trails can be. Please be prepared!

Some tips:

Click to download our advisory for park visitors (about ticks, poison ivy, and other concerns).

Advisory for hikers (.pdf)


You can download some simple hike descriptions, keyed to a map and including tips for hikers, for several areas in the park:

Fort Lee Hike


Ross Dock Hike


Englewood Hike


Alpine Hike


State Line Hikes


Public hiking tours are conducted throughout the year — check our calendar for upcoming dates. Click here for information on arranging a staff-led guided hike for your group.

There are more suggested routes, many with printouts including maps, on these pages:

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