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Open / Closed in the Park:

Road Closed
Alpine Approach Road south of Park Headquarters is CLOSED TO ALL USE from Monday, February 27, for approx. 6–8 weeks for major road reconstruction.

WARNING!
Due to hazardous conditions, this closure will be strictly enforced. Violators are subject to summonses.

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Allison Park: Open daylight hours. Restrooms closed for season.
Alpine Boat Basin: Closed for season.
Alpine Picnic Area: Open daylight hours. No vehicle access until reopening of Henry Hudson Drive. Pavilion restrooms closed for season (parking plaza restrooms remain open). Kearney House closed for season. 
Englewood Boat Basin: Please contact J.M. Englewood Marina: 201-568-1328.
Englewood Picnic Area: Open daylight hours. Snack Shack closed for season.
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: Closed for season.
Henry Hudson Drive: Due to recent winter storm, all riverfront park areas remain CLOSED TO VEHICLES through the weekend of Mar. 18–19. Alpine Approach Road south of Park Headquarters CLOSED TO ALL USE from Monday, February 27, for approx. 6–8 weeks. Englewood to Alpine closed to motor vehicles for season.
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. Restrooms closed for season (Port-A-Johns available).
State Line Lookout: Grounds open daylight hours. Lookout Inn (State Line Cafe & bookshop) open 9:30 AM – 5 PM. 201-750-0465.
Trails: Open daylight hours. Trail construction with intermittent closures on the Shore Trail between Ross Dock and Englewood.
Undercliff Picnic Area: Open daylight hours.

Sidebar last updated: March 22, 2017.
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This page last updated: January 31, 2017

Special Event Permits are for special events that involve groups of 25 or more, such as company functions, weddings, charity fundraisers, or if special accommodations are needed, regardless of group size.

For family picnics, please see Group Picnic Permit or Alpine Pavilion Permit.

Click to download the Special Event (General Activity) Permit form.

General Activity Permit

Before submitting this form, it is important that you read and understand all of the information presented below.

Dates are reserved upon receipt of a complete application including a signed permit (2 pages), copy of driver's license, payment of fee. A security deposit and proof of insurance may be required.


Regulations for specific types of events are listed below.

Company Functions:

Group events (hike-a-thons, walk-a-thons, bike-a-thons, bicycle time trials, running races, rowing races, motorcycle runs, and other organized meets or competitions):

Weddings:

Other Activities (events that do not fall into one of the above categories):

Please inquire for rates for other types of events — additional fees may apply depending on scale and complexity of event.


Note: For permits in the New York Sections of the Palisades Interstate Park system, please call 845-786-2701 ext. 232.

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