NIAGARA FALLS – Join state parks naturalists and kick off the New Year outdoors by joining in a free First Day Nature Hike Monday at two state parks in Niagara Falls.
Hike through old-growth forest from 10 to 11:30 a.m. at DeVeaux Woods State Park, leading to the Niagara Gorge Rim Trail to see the rapids.
Or stroll from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Monday at Niagara Falls State Park, learning some history about America’s oldest state park.
Park naturalists also will host a free snowshoe hike from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday at DeVeaux Woods. Bring your own snowshoes or borrow some from the staff.
Call 282-5154 to register and for details on meeting spots.