Partner Spotlight: NYS Parks (OPRHP)


In our ten year history, we have completed seven major projects in New York's State Parks. These public lands are managed by the Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation (ORPHP). Our volunteer crew leaders coordinate directly with park managers to design and schedule projects, at their request. Our current project, the Lenape Steps at Sam's Point Natural Area, is in its second year. We spoke with Park Manager Hank Alicandri to gain some insight into how this project fits in with greater park improvements. Currently, the High Point carriage road is under restoration, which will connect Sam's Point to Minnewaska State Park property. In addition, work is underway at Verkeerderki