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The Van Cortlandt Super Hike

Sunday, November 3, 2019

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

Please note: This event has already taken place. Please use the Search options on the right to find upcoming events.

Our Urban Park Rangers will introduce you to the hidden gems of New York City. Hiking programs feature intensity levels ranging from light to moderate to vigorous.

This challenging eight-mile hike winds its way through most of Van Cortlandt Park's many diverse forests and ecosystems.

Vigorous hikes feature long distances with hills and rugged terrain.  

Please note: Registration is required for this program. To register, visit the Urban Park Ranger's registration page. Registration opens on Wednesday, October 23.

Location

Location Details:
Exact meeting location revealed to lottery selected participants

Cost

Free  

Event Organizer

Urban Park Rangers,

Contact Number

(718) 548-0912

Categories

Nature, Fall Foliage, Hiking

Directions to Van Cortlandt Park

Know Before You Go

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

Barbecuing AreasVan Cortlandt Park

Due to construction at Broadway and West 242nd Street, the entrance near the subway is closed. Please access the park at the stairway adjacent to the public comfort station (Broadway & Manhattan College Parkway). There is an accessible entrance at the end of the block. The barbecuing area at Van Cortlandt Park has temporarily been moved behind the Nature Center. For more information on the progress of this construction project, please visit our Capital Project Tracker page.
Anticipated Completion: Summer 2020

Hiking TrailsPutnam Trail

The Putnam Greenway Trail is currently closed for construction. For north-south access, runners and pedestrians can use the Old Croton Aqueduct Trail (enter at Mosholu Parkway & Van Cortlandt Park South), and bicyclists and pedestrians can use Broadway. For more information on the progress of this construction project, please visit our Capital Project Tracker page.


Anticipated Completion: Summer 2020

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