Hiker Information Stations

  • High Peaks Rest Area, Northbound Rt 87North Hudson
  • Marcy Field, NYS Route 73, Keene Valley
  • $

In an effort to provide increased education outreach, real-time updates and general information to hikers in the High Peaks region, DEC and Town of Keene stewards are staffing hiker information stations at several high-traffic locations. 

Visitors are encouraged to stop by these locations for information about parking, alternative hiking locations, local land use rules and regulations, safety and preparedness, and Leave No Trace.


  • Mid’s Park, Lake Placid: Friday, 1pm – 7pm

  • High Peaks Rest Area, Northbound Route 87: Saturday & Sunday, 6am – 11:30am

  • Marcy Field, Keene: Friday-Monday, 7am – 1pm