The following seasonal road closures are in effect in Harriman and Bear Mountain State Parks from December 1st to April 1st:
- Palisades Interstate Parkway, Exit 16 to Lake Welch Drive and Tiorati Brook Road
- Perkins Memorial Drive at Bear Mountain State Park
- Rt 106 from Rt 17 to Kanawauke Traffic Circle (you can still access the Kanawauke Picnic Area from the traffic circle)
Access to the Elk Pen Trailhead Parking Lot will be available from the Tiorati Traffic Circle. Seven Lakes Drive, from Sloatsburg to Bear Mountain, remains open through the winter season. In addition, Exits 15, 17, 18 and 19 of the Palisades Interstate Parkway can be used to access the park. For additional information and updates on closures, please visit the Harriman State Park website.