Trailside Museums & Zoo is CLOSED

until further notice.

Donate to Help Trailside Feed & Care for Animals. 

Our animal food bill has increased manifold. Please consider making a donation to help us meet the critical needs for the animals’ well-being.






NOTICE-Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Please be safe. Stay home except to obtain necessities. Practice social distancing, wash hands thoroughly and follow all mandates and recommendations of Centers for Disease Control (cdc.gov), NY State and local Governments.

Call your health care provider or NYS Department of Health 1-888-364-3065 (24/7) if you or anyone in your family is experiencing COVID-19 symptoms (cdc.gov).

We hope that all of you, your families, and communities stay well. Let’s all work together to reduce the spread of COVID-19 and get through this difficult time.

FYI–The Bear Mountain Inn and all its services are CLOSED, including the Merry-Go-Round.

The WEBSITE will be updated as changes arise.


Wildlife Care: If you care, leave it there!

NYS DEC Cautions Residents Not to Disturb Fawns & Other Young Wildlife.

Learn more Click here.