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Nature Exploration Hike (moderate)

Sunday, July 14, 2013

11:00 a.m.

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Our Urban Park Ranger hiking guides will introduce you to the hidden gems of New York City and places often off limits to the general public.  On our hikes, you may explore nature, discover our city’s rich history and diverse culture, or just unplug form the world to clear your head.  

Moderate hikes are longer, faster paced hikes on rugged terrain.  For all hiking programs we recommend wearing comfortable shoes or boots, and packing water and a light snack. 

Location

Prospect Park Picnic House in Prospect Park
West Drive and Third Street.
Brooklyn
Directions to this location

Cost

Free  

Event Organizer

Urban Park Rangers

Contact Number

(718) 421-2021

Categories

Nature, Fitness

Directions to Prospect Park

Know Before You Go

There are currently 2 service interruptions affecting access within this park.

Baseball FieldsProspect Park

The Long Meadow Ballfields will be closed at Prospect Park for construction. The reconstruction of the Long Meadow Ballfields is a multi-phase project encompassing 34 acres of fields, paths and woodlands. The project incorporates contemporary storm water management techniques that support our goal of capturing and retaining storm water runoff. These improvements will also help to filter runoff before it enters our watercourse. Designed to revitalize the park’s sporting community, the first phase will restore Field One, pedestrian and bridle paths, drinking fountains, benches, and include new tree plantings.
Anticipated Completion: Fall 2014

ParkProspect Park

The Prospect Park Well House is under reconstruction in order to build a new composting latrine. The park remains open while the building gets reconstructed.
Anticipated Completion: Winter 2015

Prospect Park Weather

  • Thu
    Chance Showers
    40°F
  • Fri
    Mostly Sunny
    40°F
  • Sat
    Mostly Cloudy
    42°F
  • Sun
    Mostly Cloudy
    53°F

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