Blood Root Valley
Rockland Ave., Manor Ave., Brielle Ave., Forest Hill Rd.
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It’s called the Greenbelt, but it’s (happily) outgrown its belt shape. 2,800 acres of green space stretched out and through the heart of Staten Island compose the vast area known as the Greenbelt. That’s 2,800 acres of hiking, fishing, birding, golf, archery, biking, baseball, and endless other options for amusing oneself.
The Greenbelt rivals a college campus with its plethora of educational structures and settings. To name a few, High Rock Environmental Center, Greenbelt Native Plant Center, Greenbelt Recreation Center, and William T. Davis Wildlife Refuge enthrall and teach visitors on a constant basis.
Step into a woodland, meadow, or field and slowly begin tightening your grip on the Greenbelt.
Lend a hand and care for the land during the growing season. Activities may include cutting back overgrown and invasive...
Before this gate guarded the entrance to High Rock Park, Ms. Moulton served as protector. Learn about this strong woman and the gate that now shares her name.
Directions to Blood Root Valley
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Greenbelt Media Lab
Media Education classes at Greenbelt Recreation Center are cancelled until further notice. Thank you for your patience. Please call 212-360-2702 for alternate classes and locations.
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