Scenic Hudson Events

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

MOUNT BEACON PARK (Dutchess)—Make a difference this Earth day: help pick up trash, refresh a planting bed and improve trails.

Saturday, April 25, 2015

FISHKILL RIDGE (Dutchess)—This strenuous 8-mile hike isn’t for the faint of heart. Volunteers need to prep for a full day on the trails with occasional stops to address maintenance issues such as lopping, brush clearing and blazing.

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 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.