Two options 6 or 9 miles.
A winter hike to an interesting Connetquot Park Preserve. See ponds, river, fish hatchery and wildlife; drop out after 6 miles or if you wish, continue to exploring the beautiful Bayard Cutting Arboretum. Bring water, lunch, wear hiking boots. Rain, or snow cancels.
From Penn Station take the 9:12 AM LIRR train to Great River .
Fare $27 round trip/seniors $18. Leader will meet group at Great River train station at 10:33 a.m. (Check mta.info\lirr for current train schedule).
Bayard Cutting Arboretum: