Historic New York: Split Rock

Sunday, January 22, 2017

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.

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Split Rock is a glacial boulder, divided in half with a large crevice between the two pieces, and is an important part of the history of Pelham Bay Park and the Bronx. Split Rock is located near the 375-acre Thomas Pell Wildlife Sanctuary, which was designated on October 11, 1967, to preserve the natural wetlands of Pelham Bay Park. The area is home to a variety of wildlife including raccoons, egrets, hawks, ibis, and, coyotes. 

Location

Split Rock Golf House in Pelham Bay Park
Shore Road, near Bartow-Pell Mansion
Bronx
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Cost

Free  

Event Organizer

Urban Park Rangers

Contact Number

(718) 319-7258

Categories

Nature, History, Hiking

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