2018 High Rock Challenge: Registration is now open for Saturday, April 28 race day!

Race day is Saturday, April 28, 2018. Two-member teams compete in mystery events and physical obstacles, which are located throughout the approximately 10-K course. Events are designed to encourage teamwork The course is almost entirely on the Greenbelt trail system. Proceeds from the event help support Greenbelt trail maintenance. The HRC is held in memory of NYPD Officer, John Kelly.

Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteering in the Greenbelt is not only a great way to get involved in your community, it’s a great way to get to know one of New York City’s largest and most beautiful parks.  Many of our volunteer projects take place outdoors along our trail system and in natural areas. There are also indoor tasks and projects happening throughout the year. Please contact us to become involved!

Carousel is now Closed for the Season!

Our Carousel in Willowbrook Park is now closed for the 2017 season. We will not be open today, Monday, October 9, due to inclement weather. The Carousel will open for the 2018 season on Saturday, May 5, 2018. We thank all of our customers and friends for a great season. For Carousel rental inquiries for next year, please contact us by email at: celebrate@sigreenbelt.org or call the Greenbelt headquarters at: 718-667-2165, ext. 306. Thank you all for riding with us in the Greenbelt – we look forward to seeing you on the Carousel next year!

Fall Flat 5K Trail Race: Results and photos

Join us along Greenbelt trails to enjoy the last of the Fall foliage along a fast and flat course. The course takes runners along Willowbrook’s White Trail and around the lake; it is flat and well suited for novice runners and walkers as well as more competitive athletes. The course is clearly marked with overhead ribbons. Race shirts, chip timing, refreshments and are group awards round out this yearly event.

Monthly Homeschool Programs 2017/2018

Our homeschool programs take place on one Tuesday each month for two different age groups.  We meet in two different Greenbelt locations – the Greenbelt Nature Center and High Rock Park.   Please contact the Greenbelt environmental educators at 718-351-3450 or by email at naturecenter@sigreenbelt.org for further information. Click on the image below to increase […]