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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 10 events
from July 18, 2019 to September 15, 2019
in Hiking (x) category

Saturday, July 20, 2019

Jul20

Geology Hike

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

10:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
As we hike the central Greenbelt, we will bend to take a closer look at the earth and how geology has played a role in Greenbelt history.
Category: Education, Nature, Best for Kids, Hiking
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul20

The Explorer's Club: Tibbetts' Brook Hike

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

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Earn a curiosity stamp as you explore the partially subterranean freshwater stream known as Tibbett's Brook.
Category: Nature, Best for Kids, Hiking, Wildlife
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, July 21, 2019

Jul21

The New York City Naturalist Club: Nature Exploration

at Isham Street and Seaman Avenue (in Inwood Hill Park)Manhattan

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Hiking is the ultimate way to enjoy the outdoors and a fun way to reduce stress. Regardless of the intensity level, it is a great way to burn calories and stay fit.
Category: Nature, Hiking
Free!

Wednesday, July 24, 2019

Jul24

Greenbelt on the Go: Adult Hikes

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

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Join us for a leisurely hike through our different parks. Enjoy the picturesque views of each park, as we point out a few of the unique features that make each park special. Pace of…
Category: Hiking
Free!

Friday, July 26, 2019

Jul26

Moth Night

at Parking Lot (in High Rock Park)Staten Island

9:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Join us on this summer evening program to learn about the biodiversity of moths and other nocturnal insects.
Category: Nature, Best for Kids, Hiking
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, July 28, 2019

Jul28

The New York City Naturalist Club: Midsummer Botany Walk

at Margaret Corbin Circle (in Fort Tryon Park)Manhattan

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Fort Tryon Park is home to one of the most diverse plant ecosystem the city has to offer. Explore this park and its flowers in summer bloom.
Category: Nature, Hiking
Free!

Wednesday, July 31, 2019

Jul31

Greenbelt on the Go: Adult Hikes

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

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Join us for a leisurely hike through our different parks. Enjoy the picturesque views of each park, as we point out a few of the unique features that make each park special. Pace of…
Category: Hiking
Free!

Sunday, August 4, 2019

Aug 4

Naturalist Walk

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

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
View the forest from the perspective of a naturalist as you walk with the Urban Park Rangers along the 1.4-mile nature trail named in honor of longtime Bronx resident and naturalist Cass Gallagher.
Category: Education, Nature, Hiking
Free!

Wednesday, August 7, 2019

Aug 7

Greenbelt on the Go: Adult Hikes

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

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Join us for a leisurely hike through our different parks. Enjoy the picturesque views of each park, as we point out a few of the unique features that make each park special. Pace of…
Category: Hiking
Free!

Sunday, September 15, 2019

Sep15

Discovery Day at Freshkills Park

at Freshkills Park Event EntranceStaten Island This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Experience the unique landscape and spectacular views the landfill-to-park project has to offer with tours, bicycling, and activities for all ages.
Category: Birding, Education, Nature, Fitness, Tours, Hiking
Free!

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