A Message from NYS DEC

In response to the public health emergency for the Covid-19 virus, State employees have been directed to work predominately from home. This includes staff at Five Rivers Environmental Education Center. As a result,

  • The visitor center is currently closed.
  • The trails are open from sunrise to sunset.
  • Restrooms are available 8AM-8PM at the Guided School Program building.

Reminder: No pets allowed on property or trails, except trained service dogs and miniature horses helping their companion.
If you have any questions, please call Five Rivers at 518-475-0291 or email 5Rivers@dec.ny.gov. Phones and email will periodically be monitored. Visit www.dec.ny.gov for updates and any changes.

Thank you for your continued patience and please enjoy the trails.