Discover the Pine Bush | Maurice D. Hinchey Hudson River Valley National Heritage Area


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Discover the Pine Bush


Albany Pine Bush Discovery Center and Preserve Trails
195 New Karner Road
Albany, NY 12205

42.718942 -73.863684

County: Albany
Region: Upper Hudson


  • September 2, 2024, 1:00PM
Detailed Times/Hours The Albany Pine Bush Discovery Center is open Mon-Fri 9:00am - 4:00pm and Sat-Sun 10:00am - 4:00pm.


Event Type Walk/Hike Description An extraordinary journey into the Albany Pine Bush - a globally rare, nationally significant and locally distinct inland pine barrens. Our experts will guide you along this 1-mile hike over rolling sand dunes where you will discover Pine Bush natural history and seasonal surprises and transformations. Organization Hosting the Event Albany Pine Bush Preserve Commission Phone Number 518-456-0655


Advance registration required.
To register, please visit or call (518) 456-0655.

Additional Information

This 1-mile hike traverses rolling sand dunes including staircases on some of the steeper dune slopes.
Additional Equipment Required: Please dress for the weather and for hiking where ticks are present, wear sturdy walking shoes/boots, and bring drinking water.

Event Duration (hours): 1
Difficulty: Moderate
Length (miles): 1
Boots Needed: No

Family Friendly: Yes
Barrier Free or Wheelchar accessible? No
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