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Aug
6
Sun
Buck’s Hollow and Heyerdahl Hill @ LaTourette Park
Aug 6 @ 11:00 am โ€“ 1:00 pm

This is a loop walk along the converging trails through the lovely woods of LaTourette Park. This time weโ€™re meeting at Meisner and Rockland Avenues by the stone dam at the Bluebelt pond. Weโ€™ll pass Buttonbush swamp and a grove of unique Persimmon trees. This hike is covered in Secret Places of Staten Island by Bruce Kershner (Kendall/Hunt, 1998). For more information, e-mail Hillel Lofaso at hillel5757@gmail.com or call 718-477-0545.

Aug
20
Sun
Blue Trail to Cropsey Overlook @ High Rock Park
Aug 20 @ 11:00 am โ€“ 1:00 pm

Join Hillel on a walk to the Cropsey Overlook through the woods of the central Greenbelt. Pass ponds and kettle holes and marvel at how ice formed this landscape long ago. Meet at the High Rock Park parking lot at the top of Nevada Avenue. E-mail Hillel Lofaso at hillel5757@gmail.com or call 718-477-0545 for more information.