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Family Camping

Ranger helping a woman set up a tent

Join our Urban Park Rangers on these free, family-friendly overnight camping adventures in our parks. We'll bring the tents! You must supply your own sleeping bag and bedding. Space is limited and families are chosen by lottery. To enter your family in the lottery, visit our Urban Park Ranger Registration page. 

Family Camping Events

Friday, May 26, 2017

May 26

Family Camping: Bronx

at Van Cortlandt Park , Bronx

7:00 p.m.7:00 a.m.
Camping affords us the opportunity to unplug from the diversions of everyday life and to laugh and play with our families. Registration is required.
Free!

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Saturday, June 3, 2017

Jun 3

Family Camping: Brooklyn

at Marine Park , Brooklyn

6:00 p.m.7:00 a.m.
Camping affords us the opportunity to unplug from the diversions of everyday life and to laugh and play with our families. Registration is required.
Free!

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Saturday, June 10, 2017

Jun 10

Family Camping: Manhattan

at Central Park , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.7:00 a.m.
Camping affords us the opportunity to unplug from the diversions of everyday life and to laugh and play with our families. Pre-registration is required.
Free!

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Saturday, June 17, 2017

Jun 17

Family Camping: Queens

at Alley Pond Park , Queens  This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.7:00 a.m.
Camping affords us the opportunity to unplug from the diversions of everyday life and to laugh and play with our families. Registration is required.
Free!

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Friday, June 23, 2017

Jun 23

Family Camping: Manhattan

at Inwood Hill Park , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.7:00 a.m.
Camping affords us the opportunity to unplug from the diversions of everyday life and to laugh and play with our families. Registration is required.
Free!

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Saturday, June 24, 2017

Jun 24

Family Camping and Deer Exploration Hike: Staten Island

at Blue Heron Nature Center (in Blue Heron Park) , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.7:00 a.m.
Camping affords us the opportunity to unplug from the diversions of everyday life and to laugh and play with our families. Registration is required.
Free!

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Friday, June 30, 2017

Jun 30

Family Camping: Bronx

at Pelham Bay Park , Bronx

6:00 p.m.7:00 a.m.
Camping affords us the opportunity to unplug from the diversions of everyday life and to laugh and play with our families. Registration is required.
Free!

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