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Tuesday, April 1, 2008

Cary Institute for Ecosystem Studies

The Mary Flagler Cary Arboretum
Gifford House
2917 Sharon Turnpike
Millbrook, NY 12545

845-677-5343

http://www.ecostudies.org/

April 1st - October 31st
Trails are open from Sunrise - Sunset
Roadways open at 8:00 am weekdays and 11:00 am weekends
Gates are locked at 7:00 pm

The educational center, a division of the New York Botanical garden, includes nearly 2000 acres with nature trails for hiking and biking; perennial gardens; horticulture, art and ecology displays; a tropical greenhouse; a meadow garden and a fern glen.