Welcome to the Friends of Thacher State Park
Don’t let cabin fever get you down! Bundle up the kids and join us for a family-friendly snowshoe walk. Warm up afterwards with hot cocoa. Snowshoes of all sizes are available to rent. Call 872-0800 to register or reserve snowshoes. Sunday, February 7, at 10am at Thacher Nature Center
Bald Eagles have become a common sight at Thompson’s Lake in the past several years. New York State has a thriving population of Bald Eagles, thanks to their successful reintroduction decades ago. Glenn Hewitt, DEC biologist, will discuss the natural history of Bald Eagles, their decline and recovery, and the…
Due to the warmer weather, the conditions of the ice are unfortunately too unsafe to hold the contest this year. Please feel free to call the office at 872-1237 if you would like further information.
The 13th Annual Nature Art Exhibit at Thacher Nature Center is coming up soon (March 5 – March 25)! If you are interested in participating, please go here for application and information.
Thacher Nature Center partners with the Cornell Lab of Ornithology as an official NestWatch Chapter. More information on the Cornell NestWatch Program can be found on the NestWatch website or call 518-872-0800.
WMHT’s new documentary on Thacher Park “The Great Ledge: Exploring Thacher” will be available online on February 1, 2016 at WMHT.