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At this time of year, it is common to encounter what may appear to be sick, injured, or orphaned young animals in the park. Most often, these animals are fine and should be left alone!
Injured Animal Information
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Open / Closed in the Park:

Road Closed
Alpine Approach Road south of Park Headquarters is CLOSED TO ALL USE for major road reconstruction.
Projected reopening: May 1 (weather and other factors permitting – please check back for updates).

WARNING!
Due to hazardous conditions, this closure will be strictly enforced. Violators are subject to summonses.

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NOTE: THE PARK’S SPRING OPERATING SEASON BEGINS MAY 1

Allison Park: Open daylight hours.
Alpine Boat Basin: Closed for season.
Alpine Picnic Area: Open daylight hours. No motor vehicle access until reopening of Henry Hudson Drive. All restrooms closed for season. Kearney House closed for season. 
Englewood Boat Basin: Please contact J.M. Englewood Marina: 201-568-1328.
Englewood Picnic Area: Open daylight hours. Snack Shack open 10 AM – 4 PM Tues. – Fri., 10 AM – 6 PM weekends (closed Mondays).
Fort Lee Historic Park: Grounds open daylight hours. Metered parking (year-round, click here for rates). Visitor Center open Weds. to Sun., 10 AM – 4:45 PM. 201-461-1776.
Greenbrook Sanctuary: Open daylight hours (membership required). 201-784-0484.
Hazard’s Ramp: Open daylight hours.
Henry Hudson Drive: Edgewater park entrance to Englewood Cliffs park entrance open daylight hours. Alpine Approach Road south of Park Headquarters CLOSED TO ALL USE (projected reopening: May 1). Englewood to Alpine CLOSED TO MOTOR VEHICLES for construction (projected reopening: May 1).
Palisades Interstate Parkway in New Jersey: Open 24 hrs.
Park Headquarters: Administrative offices open Mon. to Fri., 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM except New Jersey State holidays. 201-768-1360. Parkway Police desk staffed at all times: 201-768-6001. Click here for Court information.
Ross Dock Picnic Area: Open daylight hours.
State Line Lookout: Grounds open daylight hours. Lookout Inn (State Line Cafe & bookshop) open 9:30 AM – 5 PM. 201-750-0465.
Trails: Open daylight hours. Trail construction with intermittent closures on the Shore Trail between Ross Dock and Englewood.
Undercliff Picnic Area: Open daylight hours. No motor vehicle access until reopening of Henry Hudson Drive.

Last updated April 21, 2017 (subject to change without notice).

Palisades Interstate Park Commission
New Jersey Offices
P.O. Box 155
Alpine Approach Road
Alpine, New Jersey 07620-0155

201-768-1360

mail@njpalisades.org

Fax: 201-767-3842 (main office)

Note: We cannot address Police or Court concerns from the phone numbers or email address above.

This page last updated: January 18, 2017


Police emergency: 201-768-6001

Court offices: 201-768-8702. Fax: 201-767-2165 (Court only)


Department Directory

Administration

Offices at Park Headquarters, second & third floors
201-768-1360 | email | Fax: 201-767-3842

Court

Offices at Park Headquarters, first floor
201-768-8702 | Fax: 201-767-2165 | Courts@PIPPD.org

Fort Lee Historic Park

Office at Fort Lee Historic Park Visitor Center
Hudson Terrace, Fort Lee, New Jersey 07024
201-461-1776 | Fax: 201-461-7275 | flhp@njpalisades.org

Kearney House & Park History Programs

Office at Park Headquarters, second floor
201-768-1360 ext. 108 | Fax: 201-767-3842
kearney@njpalisades.org

Maintenance

Offices at PIP Maintenance Center,
U.S. Route 9W, Alpine, New Jersey 07620
201-768-2201/2202 | Fax: 201-768-6826

Operations

Office at Park Headquarters, second floor
201-768-1360 ext. 107 | Fax: 201-767-3842

Parkway Police

Parkway Police Desk staffed at all times: 201-768-6001

Offices at Park Headquarters, first floor
201-768-6001 | Fax: 201-767-6501

State Line Lookout & Concessions

Office at State Line Lookout
201-750-0465

Trails & Outdoor Programs

Office at Park Headquarters, third floor
201-615-9226 | Fax: 201-767-3842
trails@njpalisades.org


Note: If you are unsure whom to contact with your inquiry, please call 201-768-1360 and use ext. 198, and we will direct your call to the appropriate department.

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