Keep up with news & events at Schodack Island State Park
Once again I Love My Park Day will be held on the first Saturday in May. Past ILMPDs have been very successful and a whole lot of fun. Projects completed have included staining new bird blinds, preparing flower beds and planting flowers, cleaning up the river...read more
Cruse-On-In Was A Big Success This Summer For three Fridays this summer, those wonderful classic cars were back on Schodack Island. Classic car owners and park visitors alike enjoyed the great sounds of Open Mic Night while viewing some amazing classic autos. ...read more
Walk south from the main parking lot at Schodack Island State Park and head along the Hudson River on the Orange Trail and you will catch views of the river. The trails are wide and sandy. At two and a half miles you will pass the remains of an old ice house. Look...read more
In 2010, with Schodack Island State Park facing closure due to state budget cuts, a group of park users came together to support the park. After our efforts to save the park were successful, we looked for other ways to help. Our mission is to support the park by working with park staff to provide volunteers, develop programs and events, and to provide funds for park needs.
Top 10 reasons to become a member of the Friends of Schodack Island:
Its a chance to support Schodack Island State Park in a special way.
The whole family can volunteer and work on programs and projects.
You can share your knowledge and expertise in a meaningful way.
You can bring the concerns of park users to the attention of park staff.
You can share your skills with others who need your help.
Its a fun way to meet people who share your interests.
You can contibute to meaningful projects that make a difference for park users.
You can develop new skills and abilties.
You can learn more about the park’s natural and human history.
You will have the satisfaction of helping to protect and preserve a special place!
Join the Friends
This is an invitation to join an organization committed to supporting Schodack Island State Park.
Individual – $20
Student – $10
Senior (62+) – $10
Family – $35
Supporter – $40
Corporate – $100
Benefactor – $200
Membership dues may be included as a tax deductable contribution on your Federal tax return if you itemize.
If you’d rather, please send a check, along with your name, address, email address, and phone number to:
Friends of Schodack Island State Park, Inc.
1 Schodack Way P.O. Box 7
Schodack Landing, NY 12156