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Forest Park – National Trails Day at Strack Pond

Saturday, June 1, 2019

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.

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Forest Park, the third largest park in Queens, needs your help in maintaining the hiking trails that help you explore its 165 acres of majestic oak forest.

Celebrate National Trails Day with us as we help improve the trails around Strack Pond. Volunteers will learn how to install a puncheon, clear invasive plants and help with trail erosion. You can also enjoy a tour led by an Urban Park Ranger.

Come dressed in sturdy boots or shoes, long pants, and clothing that can get dirty.

Please bring your own water bottle and snack for this event. Volunteers under 18 must be accompanied by a chaperone.

Please note: Registration for this event is required by May 31. To register, please visit the Forest Park – National Trails Day at Strack Pond registration page.

This event is sponsored by NYC Parks, The Friends of Forest Park and The Forest Park Trust, Inc.

Location

Strack Pond in Forest Park
Woodhaven Boulevard and Forest Park Drive (west side)
Queens
Directions to this location
Location Details:
Strack Pond entrance

Cost

Free  

Event Organizer

Forest Park, The Friends of Forest Park

Contact Number

(718) 235-4462

Contact Email

josephine.scalia@parks.nyc.gov

Categories

Volunteer

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