A view of the inland pine barrens

Connect with the Pine Bush

Monday, October 9, 2023 | 10:00 am

10:00 am - 11:30 AM

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Suitable for adults

Take a walk with us in the Albany Pine Bush – a globally rare, nationally significant, and locally distinct inland pine barrens!  We’ll connect to this amazing ecosystem through in-depth observation, and reflection, and take advantage of the health benefits of nature by slowing down and fully experiencing the unique and endangered natural communities and species of the Albany Pine Bush Preserve.  We’ll meet inside the Discovery Center before heading out for a 0.9-mile hike over rolling sand dunes.

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Albany Pine Bush Discovery Center
From I-87 take exit 2W (Rt 5 West, Central Avenue). Follow Rt 5 for about 2 miles then turn left onto Rt 155 (New Karner Rd). Continue on Rt 155 for about 1.2 miles. The Discovery Center is located on the left at 195 New Karner Road. (518)456-0655
195 New Karner Road Suite 1
Albany, New York

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