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Winter Hike at Freshkills Park

Saturday, December 7, 2013

1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.

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Feeling cooped up? Come stretch your legs as we explore the winter wonders of Freshkills Park. Learn about how what was once the world’s largest landfill is becoming a park full of wildlife. Discover how the wildlife copes with the winter weather as we spot winter waterfowl and hunt for animal tracks on this two hour hike.

Registration is free, but only 14 spots are available, so please register in advance. Remember to come prepared for an adventure with sturdy shoes and warm clothes. 

Location

Eltingville Transit Center in Freshkills Park
90-98 Wainwright Avenue
Staten Island
Directions to this location

Location Details:
Please plan to arrive 15 minutes prior to departure. A shuttle will depart from the Eltingville Transit Center promptly at 1:00 p.m. to transport you into Freshkills Park.

Cost

Free  

Event Organizer

Freshkills Park

Contact Email

abby.halperin@parks.nyc.gov

Categories

Birding, Education, Nature, Fitness, Tours, Talks

Directions to Freshkills Park

Freshkills Park Weather

  • Sun
    Partly Sunny
    39°F
  • Mon
    Chance Rain
    43°F
  • Tue
    Chance Rain
    52°F
  • Wed
    Rain
    59°F

7-day forecast

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