Guided Autumn Bird Walk, National Hike Day, WLT Volunteer Stewardship Day in November
Nov 01, 2019 11:39AM
● By Marilee Burrell
Picture by Fred Rose, WLT
For National Hike Day, November 17, WLT will lead a group hike up Turkey Mountain from 1 to 3 p.m., beginning at the Turkey Mountain Preserve Trailhead on Locke Lane, in Yorktown Heights. This moderately difficult hike offers spectacular views and a chance to meet new people. The hike will be held rain or shine.
November 22 is WLT Volunteer Stewardship Day. From 1 to 3 p.m., rain or shine, volunteers will gather at Frederick P. Rose Preserve and Rock Shelter Preserve, 193 N. Salem Road, Cross River, to preserve trails and expand a shelter for birds and pollinators.
There will be a Holiday Tree ID Hike from 10 a.m. to noon on December 8, at WLT’s Westchester Wilderness Walk / Zofnass Family Preserve, 258 Upper Shad Road, Pound Ridge. Participants will learn how to identify trees during the winter months. Rain date: December 15, 1-3 p.m.
For more info, call 914.234.6992 or visit WestchesterLandTrust.org.