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The Adventure NY initiative, announced in Governor Cuomo's 2017 State of the State message, is a multi-year outdoor recreation campaign to connect more New York families and visitors to the great outdoors. This new initiative includes $50 million in FY 2017 to expand on existing efforts. Read our Adventure NY booklet (PDF) for learn more.

Plan YOUR adventure now for New York's breathtaking outdoor experiences. Find exciting places to go across New York. Save time with the convenience of purchasing your fishing and hunting license on-line now.

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