Friends of Rogers (FOR) is a nonprofit organization composed of dedicated supporters of the Rogers Environmental Education Center. Rogers Center was a fully funded, state-operated education center from the late 1960s to 2010.

Visitor Center

Interactive Displays, Exhibits, & our Gift Shop

Come inside and check out the exhibits, support Rogers while getting a gift loved ones or yourself, or grab some locally roasted, bird-friendly FoJo Beans Coffee.

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Take a walk

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See our trails

Hours & Directions


2721 State Route 80
Sherburne, NY 13460


Open from dawn until dusk every day

Visitor Center

Wednesday – Saturday:
10:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Monday and Tuesday limited hours depending on staff availability. Please call ahead to make sure the Visitor Center is open!


From Syracuse

1 h 6 min

Take I-690 E to I-481 S

From I-481 S, take exit 3E for NY-5 E/NY-92 E in DeWitt

Bear right to continue on NY-92 E to Cazenovia

In Cazenovia, turn left onto NY-20 E and take the first right onto NY-13 S

Follow NY-13 S to New Woodstock, turn left onto NY-80 E

Stay on NY-80 E, Rogers Center will be on the left 3 miles after Smyrna

From Binghamton

1 h 8 min

Take NY-12 N to North Norwich and make a slight left onto County Rd 23

Continue on County Rd 23 until it ends and then turn left onto NY-80 W

Rogers Center will be on the left, less than 1/2 mile after turning

From Rochester

2 h 25 min

Take I-90 E to I-690 E in Syracuse

Take the exit from I-690 E for I-81 S in Syracuse

Follow I-81 S to exit 14 for NY-80 E in Tully

Continue on NY-80 E, Rogers Center will be on the left 3 miles after Smyrna

From Albany

2 h 5 min

Follow I-90 W to I-88 W

Take exit 13 from I-88 W for NY-205 N in Oneonta

Stay on NY-20 5N to NY-23 W

In Morris, continue on to County Rd 13

In New Berlin, stay straight onto NY-80 W

Follow NY-80 W through Sherburne

Rogers Center will be on the right 1 mile after downtown Sherburne