Contact Us

Friends of Thacher State Park
c/o Emma Treadwell Thacher Nature Center
87 Nature Center Way
Voorheesville, New York 12181
518 872-0800
Copyright 2010 by Friends of Thacher State Park. All rights reserved.

Welcome to the Friends of Thacher State Park

a non-profit organization that supports and advocates for the park through volunteerism, education and environmental stewardship

  • Join us for the 10th Annual Native Plant Sale! Saturday, May 30 and Sunday, May 31, 10:00am - 3:00pm at the Thacher Park Overlook. Choose from over 50 hard to find perennials, ferns, shrubs and small trees native to this region. Kid's crafts and face painting will entertain the younger visitors. Join a guided hike, talk with a beekeeper or meet staff from the Audubon Society, NYS Bluebird Society, Landis Arboretum or Friends of Thacher Park.

  • National Trails Day - Saturday, June 6, 8:30 - 12:30! If you love the great trails at Thacher Park this is the time to show your appreciation. Help out with trail maintenance projects in the morning and stay for a BBQ lunch. Call 518-872-1237 to register and for more 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.