Croton Reservoir & Dam First Day Hike

Croton Reservoir & Dam First Day Hike

Wednesday, January 1, 2020 - 12:00pm

Greet the New Year with an easy 2-mile total loop hike north along the Aqueduct and atop the beautiful Croton Dam.  Meet near the restrooms at the parking lot at Croton Gorge Park, Rte. 129, Cortlandt 10567. The leader of the hike will discuss the history and construction of the Old Croton Aqueduct and the features of the Croton Dam, the trailhead of the Aqueduct trail.  The Aqueduct was completed in 1842 to supply fresh water to a thirsty New York City. PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED.  Contact:  Sara Kelsey, saraakelsey@gmail.com or call or text 646-303-1448.

 

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The Croton Dam

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