Earth Day Hike-a-Thon at Van Cortlandt Park, Bronx, NY

Saturday, April 26, 2014 - 9:45am
Van Cortlandt Park
Broadway at West 242nd St
Bronx, NY 10471

Join SCA’s partners at Friends of Van Cortlandt Park in the Bronx for the fifth annual Earth Day Hike-a-Thon! Participants can choose one of three hiking routes (ranging from an easy 1-mile hike to a strenuous 5-mile hike) on the day of the event. The event will raise funds for the restoration of Van Cortlandt Park’s spectacular hiking trails — including the famed Cross Country Trail, which 100 SCA volunteers helped to improve at December’s ConSERVE NYC event!

$25 Registration Fee includes a Hike-a-Thon t-shirt, water and snacks at the event, and an expertly guided hike of this beautiful park. Participants will also receive Goody Bags containing special SCA bling! 

WHEN: Saturday, April 26th, 9:45am. End time depends upon length of chosen hike.

WHERE: Van Cortlandt Park, Bronx, NY 10471. Meet at the park entrance at Broadway and W. 242nd Street, near the 242nd St (last) stop on the #1 train.

WHAT: Hiking to raise funds for trail restoration!

BRING WITH YOU: Wear sturdy shoes for hiking and dress appropriately for the weather.

PROVIDED: Participants receive Hike-a-Thon t-shirts and goody bags including special SCA bling! Water and snacks will also be provided.

REGISTRATION: Visit to register online.

QUESTIONS: Email Sara Kempton, Director of Programs at Friends of Van Cortlandt Park, at [email protected]