Hudson Highlands Nature Museum presents - Hike-a-Thon 2021 | Kids Out and About Westchester

Hudson Highlands Nature Museum presents - Hike-a-Thon 2021

After 14 years, we’ve reimagined the Hike-a-Thon as a two day event featuring 6 hikes led by Nature Museum Naturalists. There’s something for everybody —from the smallest hikers to the most seasoned! This important fundraiser will support nature education and play for children at the Hudson Highlands Nature Museum. Want to come along? Below you can register for the hike, start or join a team, find a friend’s team, or make a donation!- Registration opens April 1, 2021.

Please help us keep this calendar up to date! If this activity is sold out, canceled, or otherwise needs alteration, email mindy@kidsoutandabout.com so we can update it immediately.
  • Saturday, May 1st and Sunday, May 2nd

  • Hikes are offered at 9am, 11am, and 1pm- see details below!

  • Pre-registration is required — $10 per person ages 3 and up. Children 2 and under are free but require a “lap ticket” (available at registration)

  • All tours, will take place at the Outdoor Discovery Center, except for the *Hearty Hike on Saturday 5/1 at the Wildlife Education Center

  • Hike spaces are limited. Masks are required at all times indoors and when interacting with Nature Museum Staff

SATURDAY, MAY 1ST HIKE SCHEDULE:

  • 9am- Hike & Play: Led by a Nature Educator, this family friendly hike is perfect for little ones! As you walk through the woods, you’ll make stops at some of the Young Naturalist Preschooler’s favorite Nature Play spots

  • 11am- Field & Forest Ramble: A Nature Museum Naturalist will lead an interpretive hike that focuses on what you’ll see on the trail that day. Get you better aquatinted with the world around you, and learn what plants and animals are active in early May in the Hudson Valley  

  • 1pm Hearty Hike: Join us for a guided hike to Round Top on the Nat Stillman Trail with breathtaking views of Cornwall and the Hudson Valley. *This is the only hike to take place at the Wildlife Education Center 

SUNDAY, MAY 2ND HIKE SCHEDULE:

  • 9am- Hike & Play: Led by a Nature Educator this family friendly hike is perfect for little ones! As you walk through the woods, you’ll make stops at some of the Young Naturalist Preschooler’s favorite Nature Play spots

  • 11am- Field & Forest Ramble: A Nature Museum Naturalist will lead an interpretive hike that focuses on what you’ll see on the trail that day. Get you better aquatinted with the world around you, and learn what plants and animals are active in early May in the Hudson Valley  

  • 1pm Hearty Hike: Join us for a guided hike on the McKeon Loop Trail. This 2.2 mile hike connect the Outdoor Discovery Center to our neighbors at Black Rock Forest. This moderately strenuous hike will take you through a beautiful deciduous forest and includes two wonderful views of the Hudson River

HIKE REGISTRATION WILL OPEN ON
THURSDAY, APRIL 1ST AT 10AM


*Times, dates, and prices of any activity posted to our calendars are subject to change. Please be sure to click through directly to the organization’s website to verify.

Location:

Outdoor Discovery Center
Muser Drive across from 174 Angola Road
Cornwall, NY, 12518
United States

Phone:

845-534-5506
Contact name: 
Marian Goldin
Dates: 
05/01/2021
05/02/2021
Time: 
Hikes are offered at 9am, 11am, and 1pm
Price: 
Pre-registration is required — $10 per person ages 3 and up. Children 2 and under are free but require a “lap ticket” (available at registration)

Ages

All Ages Adults & kids together Adults without kids