130 Sprout Brook Rd
Cortlandt, NY 10567
Leader: Boris L.
130 Sprout Brook Road, Cortlandt,NY
Sprout Brook Park uses a gravel. Parking lot by the town baseball field, Loop blue trail to red trail;. –moderate walk with a 200ft elevation
Sprain/Taconic parkways to Rt 9A north exit, follow to Rt 9 North which becomes the Bear Mt. Extension. Exit 2nd Highland Ave. exit. Right at the stop sign. Continue ¼ mile to deli/gas station-make right onto Sprout Brook Road. Park ¼ mile on right at baseball field.
130 Sprout Brook Rd. Cortlandt NY
When collecting, please obey COMA’s guidelines – which include no uprooting of noninvasive plants and no commercial collecting – as well as the policy of the property we are visiting. Note that sometimes the ‘do not disturb wildlife’ policy of parks we visit will have exceptions granted to us for identification purposes. Please remember to ask our walk guides about collection guidelines for these properties.
Our walks are followed by a communal lunch and a mushroom identification session. Bring your lunch (and something to share) and a mushroom manual to help with the identification of our finds. (COMA cannot be responsible for mushroom identification).