Scenic Hudson Events

Saturday, May 2, 2015

FRANNY REESE STATE PARK (Ulster)—Help remove exotic bush honeysuckle so native plants can flourish again. After lopping the honeysuckle, we’ll compress and tie it into bundles for use as dry brush packing to help stabilize shorelines.

WEST POINT FOUNDRY PRESERVE (Putnam)—Tours will focus on the foundry’s 100-year history, its operations and diverse workforce, and Scenic Hudson’s efforts to protect and interpret the remains of this industrial powerhouse while preserving the land’s natural beauty.

Sunday, May 3, 2015

SHAUPENEAK RIDGE (Ulster)—Lace up your sneakers for a challenging and technical race on the rugged trails of this spectacular preserve.

Sunday, May 10, 2015

FALLING WATERS PRESERVE (Ulster)—Spend quality time with mom and help save Mother Earth.

Saturday, May 16, 2015

SHAUPENEAK RIDGE (Ulster)—Help us rid the popular Red Trail overlook of Ailanthus and garlic mustard.

Saturday, May 23, 2015

POETS' WALK PARK (Dutchess County) - In this introductory program, Polly Kaplan of Sirius Play Dog Training will share techniques to make dog walking more enjoyable for everyone.

Saturday, May 30, 2015

POETS' WALK PARK (Dutchess)—Enjoy Hudson River views while removing the park’s #1 invasive plant.

Saturday, June 6, 2015

WEST POINT FOUNDRY PRESERVE (Putnam)—Tours will focus on the foundry’s 100-year history, its operations and diverse workforce, and Scenic Hudson’s efforts to protect and interpret the remains of this industrial powerhouse while preserving the land’s natural beauty.

Saturday, June 13, 2015

One of our newest acquisitions needs your help to remove black swallow-wort, Oriental bittersweet and honeysuckle to make room for native plants to grow.

Saturday, June 20, 2015

WEST POINT FOUNDRY PRESERVE (Putnam County) - Part of the statewide Path Through History Weekend, these 90-minute tours will recount the importance of the 19th-century ironworks whose remains are located within the preserve.