Welcome to the Friends of Thacher State Park
a non-profit organization that supports and advocates for the
park through volunteerism, education and environmental
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.