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NYC Parks Events Calendar

Get up, get out, and do something! Just about any day of the year, you can find something fun, informative, and healthy to enjoy at an area park. Feel free to browse the listings below, or use the search tools to find an event that matches your interests and location.

Viewing 1–10 out of 28 events
from April 20, 2014 to June 29, 2014
with keyword/phrase “hike” (x)

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Apr22

Earth Day Hike

at 200 Nevada Avenue (in High Rock Park), Staten Island

10:30 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Listen for the sounds of spring and look for wildlife as we walk along the ponds of High Rock. Learn about the history of the environmental conservation movement on Staten…
Category: Nature, Kids, Earth Day & Arbor Day
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, April 26, 2014

Apr26

Fitness Hike (vigorous)

at Van Cortlandt Nature Center (in Van Cortlandt Park), Bronx

10:00 a.m.
On our hikes, you can gain orienteering skills, explore our City’s rich history, or just take an hour to unplug from the world.
Category: Fitness
Free!

Apr26

Nature Exploration Hike (vigorous): Lower Hudson River Parks

at Bowling Green, Manhattan

11:00 a.m.
Hiking is the ultimate way to enjoy the outdoors and reduce stress. Regardless of the intensity level, it is a great way to burn calories and stay fit.
Category: Nature, Waterfront
Free!

Sunday, April 27, 2014

Apr27

Split Rock Hike (moderate)

at Split Rock Golf House (in Pelham Bay Park), Bronx

1:00 p.m.
On our hikes, you can gain orienteering skills, explore our city’s rich history, or just take an hour to unplug from the world.
Category: Nature
Free!

Sunday, May 4, 2014

May 4

Happy Hounds Hike

at Greenbelt Nature Center (in Blood Root Valley), Staten Island This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Bring your canine companion for a hike through the central Greenbelt Learn the trails and make new friends.
Category: Nature, Dogs
Free!

May 4

Hike to Alley Giant (Moderate)

at Alley Pond Park, Queens This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.
Hiking is the ultimate way to enjoy the outdoors and reduce stress. Regardless of the intensity level, it is a great way to burn calories and stay fit. Our Urban Park Ranger…
Category: Nature, Tours
Free!

Saturday, May 10, 2014

May10

Get Active Hiking

at Mosholu Avenue and Broadway (in Van Cortlandt Park), Bronx

10:00 a.m.
Join an introductory hike of about 2-3 hours in the Northwest Woods of the park.
Category: Nature, Fitness
Free!

May10

Freshkills Park Hike

at Schmul Park, Staten Island

1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Join the Freshkills Park Staff as we hike areas we are developing into brand new parkland on Staten Island.
Category: Birding, Education, Nature, Fitness, History, Tours, Talks, Waterfront, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

Sunday, May 11, 2014

May11

Springtime Hike at Breezy Point

at Fort Tilden, Queens

10:30 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Highlights will include dune foliage, shore birds and a surprising assortment of rocks and minerals used in the construction of the Breezy Point Jetty.
Category: Birding, Education, Nature, History, Kids, Tours, Waterfront
Free!

Must See
Event

Saturday, May 17, 2014

May17

Central Park Tour: Hiking Central Park

at Belvedere Castle (in Central Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

10:30 a.m.12:30 p.m.
A follow-up to our sold-out Central Park Hike last summer, guides will take guests from Belvedere Castle at Vista Rock, through the Ramble and other landscapes to the Hallett Nature Sanctuary. Learn about urban horticulture, woodlands, and conservation on this hike co-led by Conservancy staff and the Appalachian Mountain Club.
Category: Education, Nature, Fitness, History, Tours

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