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Van Cortlandt Park

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Ranger's Choice: Wilderness Survival Workshop

Saturday, May 24, 2014

1:00 p.m.

Please note: This event has already taken place. Please use the Search options on the right to find upcoming events.

This spring we are featuring some of our RangersS favorite Weekend Adventure experiences. 

In this extended workshop, learn from expert Rangers and test your survival skills as you learn to make fire, build shelter, purify water, and much more. 

Registration is required. To register, please visit on Wednesday, May 14th.


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Event Organizer

Urban Park Rangers

Contact Number

(718) 548-0912



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Van Cortlandt Park Weather

  • Tue
    Heavy Snow
  • Wed
    Decreasing Clouds
  • Thu
    Chance Light Snow
  • Fri
    Chance Light Snow

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