The Night of the Horseshoe Crabs

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May 25, 2013


Marshlands Conservancy


Young elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult


Event description: Join a quiet vigil to witness a magical phenomenon. Beginning at 10:30pm, a naturalist will lead a walk to the shore of Long Island Sound to witness horseshoe crabs arriving to mate. This wondrous spectacle in the moonlight has been occurring at the conservancy for over 250 million years, and is a great experience for people of all ages. Meet at the visitor center.

Address: 220 Boston Post Road
Rye, NY 10580
Phone: 914-835-4466