IMPROVE: whilst the Indian Ladder Trail is closed for the period.
The Overlook parking area has become just traffic that is one-Way.
Tracks are available. For more info about NYS areas and COVID 19.
Thacher State Park is found over the Helderberg Escarpment, one of many wealthiest formations that are fossil-bearing the entire world. Also as it safeguards six miles of limestone cliff-face, rock-strewn slopes, woodland and available areas, the park offers a panorama that is marvelous of Hudson-Mohawk Valleys as well as the Adirondack and Green Mountains. The park has volleyball courts, playgrounds, ball industries and various picnic areas with nine reservable shelters. Interpretive programs can be found year-round, including led trips associated with the Indian Ladder that is famous Trail. There are over 25 extra miles of tracks for hiking, mountain cycling, cold weather cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, and snowmobiling. Discover more, view WMHT’s documentary: ‘The Great Ledge: Exploring Thacher’
The Visitor Center situated at Thacher State Park has geological and exhibits that are historical the Helderberg Escarpment as well as its’ importance regarding the area.