Salt Marsh Exploration at Flax Pond! (June 15th)
Join us from 4:45 PM - 7:00 PM for a marine biologistguided sunset hike to the ocean inlet at Flax Pond and look for cool critters along the way! Great for kids and families, join us on father's day weekend for some salt, sun, and mud!
We will meet at Flax Pond Marine Lab (Shore Drive in Old Field NY). Our max group size is 15 hikers, and minimum age is 8 years old.
What to wear/bring:
Wear clothes and shoes you can get wet and muddy in! Also bring a change of clothes/shoes for the car ride back. Long sleeves and long pants with rain boots work best for comfort and tick prevention. Flip flops are not allowed, shoes need to be close toed and stay on the ankle.
Also recommended is bringing a water bottle, sunscreen, bug spray, and a bag to store the dirty clothes.
After registering, we will need some other details to obtain the necessary park permits. Please register by June 14th at 12pm and look for our email or call regarding permit instructions.
Feel free to call 631-371-1816 for any questions, concerns, and weather updates. If there is poor or dangerous weather, we will contact you and provide a refund.
-Snigdha Roy, 2019