Learn about the geologic history of this area and observe evidence of tectonic activity, glaciation, weathering, and erosion throughout the Buttermilk Hill area of the Preserve.
With 4 sites of interest and a route that covers about 6 miles, you’ll be doing lots of walking so please come prepared with plenty of water and a light snack. Be prepared to move at a steady pace, some hiking experience is recommended.
Leashed dogs are welcome. Wear sun protection and comfortable closed-toed shoes. Long pants tucked into your socks are recommended to prevent exposure to ticks and poison ivy.
Suggested for ages 16+.
Meet in the Union Church parking lot at the end closest to the Pocantico Hills Fire Department. You will hike into the Preserve from there.