Open / Closed in the Park:
See the Parkway Police Twitter feed for updates.
|Allison Park: Open daylight hours. Restrooms closed for season.|
|Alpine Boat Basin: Closed for season.|
|Alpine Picnic Area: Open daylight hours. Pavilion restrooms closed for season (parking plaza restrooms remain open). 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 closed for season.|
|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: Closed for season.|
|Henry Hudson Drive: Conditions permitting, Fort Lee to Englewood open daylight hours. Englewood to Alpine closed to motor vehicles for season.|
|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. Restrooms closed for season (Port-A-Johns available).|
|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 this winter on the Shore Trail between Ross Dock and Englewood.|
|Undercliff Picnic Area: Open daylight hours.|
Sidebar last updated:
February 10, 2017.
The information posted here is subject to change without notice.
This page last updated: February 10, 2017
Carpenter’s Grove is a small picnic area south of Ross Dock Picnic Area available for group use by reservation from May 1 – October 31. The site is furnished with 15 stationary picnic tables, one large Texas grill, portable bathroom facilities, and garbage and recycling cans.
The adjacent 15-vehicle parking area is designated for guests attending events at Carpenter’s Grove only. (Guests will be charged the parking fee at Ross Dock Picnic Area the day of the event.)
Carpenter’s Grove is in a rustic park setting, and the surrounding area will remain open to the public for outdoor recreation during your event. Before deciding if Carpenter’s Grove is the right venue for your event, we strongly recommend that you visit the site during a time similar to the one for which you are considering a permit.
Use the Group Picnic Permit form for Carpenter’s Grove permits — click to download, including Instructions, Rental Fees, and Information.
GPS: 40.856306, -73.958514
Note: For permits in the New York Sections of the Palisades Interstate Park system, please call 845-786-2701 ext. 232.