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Nature in Winter Walk – High Point State Park

February 16 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on February 16, 2019 at 10:30 am

One event on February 23, 2019 at 10:30 am

Free

February 9: Nature in Winter Walk: A to Z Family Edition
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Fee: None
High Point State Park
973-875-1471
For families with children ages 5 and up. Come join us for a short walk to look for signs of nature in winter that start with all the letters of the alphabet. “I” is for ice…let’s hope “Z” isn’t zero degrees! If there are about six inches of snow (or more), participants will have an opportunity to give snowshoes a try on the walk. We have a good supply of snowshoes for kids 90 lbs and under, but supplies for larger children and adults are limited. Registration is required. Please email highpointprograms@dep.nj.gov or call 973-875-1471 or to register for this walk before 4 PM Friday, February 8th.

February 16 & 23
Nature in Winter Walk
10:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Fee: $2 per person for the walk, $5 per person to borrow snowshoes for the walk.
High Point State Park
973-875-1471
Winter can be a quiet time, but there’s still lots to explore. While on the trail we’ll look for tracks and signs of wintering wildlife, observe dormant trees, plants, insects, and much more! Whether we go by boot or by snowshoe will depend on the weather, but generally a minimum of 6″ of snow is needed to snowshoe. Adults/Children ages 7 and up. Registration is required. A limited number of snowshoes (child and adult sizes) are available for use during these walks, and must be reserved in advance. Please email highpointprograms@dep.nj.gov to register for these walks and to reserve your snowshoes by 4:00 PM the Friday before the walk or call 973-875-1471. Locations will vary.

Details

Date:
February 16
Time:
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.state.nj.us/dep/parksandforests/calendar/february.htm

Venue

High Point State Park
1480 NJ-23
Sussex, NJ 07461 United States
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Organizer

NJDEP

Other

Registration Required
Yes
Indoor/Outdoor
Outdoor

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