Blood Root Valley
Rockland Ave., Manor Ave., Brielle Ave., Forest Hill Rd.
Directions via Google Maps
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.
Join us for this weekly series filled with woodland adventures, including hikes, seasonal explorations, stories, and...
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
Know Before You Go
Greenbelt Recreation Center
As of Saturday, June 22, the elevator at Greenbelt Recreation Center is out of service. We apologize for any inconvenience.
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