NATURE

Events

Stargazing: Floyd Bennett Field

Navigate the night sky at Floyd Bennett Field with the Amateur Astronomy Association.

Hawk Migration: Fort Tilden

Take a walk to look for migrating hawks at Fort Tilden, with park rangers and the American Littoral Society.

Map and Compass Obstacle Course

Learn or practice orienteering skills and then put them to the test on an obstacle course at the Wildlife Refuge.

Clean Ocean Action Fall Beach Sweep

Join Clean Ocean Action Beach Sweep, a biannual, statewide beach cleanup that occurs at over 70 New Jersey locations.

Winter Hike at Breezy Point

Join Mickey Maxwell Cohen, American Littoral Society naturalist, for a hike to the little known and now-deserted Breezy Point.

Stargazing: Sandy Hook

Join the Amateur Astronomers Association for a night of stargazing on the Hook.

Stargazing: Floyd Bennett Field

Navigate the night sky at Floyd Bennett Field with the Amateur Astronomy Association.

Winter Waterfowl Workshop

Join a winter walk around the ponds at Jamaica Bay to look for many species of ducks and geese. 

Wildlife Refuge Book Club

Join other nature lovers and bibliophiles every six weeks to discuss a book over complimentary tea and coffee.

Beaver Moon Sunset Walk

Take a night time hike around the West Pond Trail with a park ranger.