Looking for an exciting way to explore local history and the natural beauty of Cold Spring at the same time? Then join us for a history hike of the West Point Foundry Preserve! Mark Forlow, chair of the Putnam History Museum and the author of West Point Foundry, will lead participants through the Preserve and discuss the history of the WPF. Sites include the 1865 Administrative Building and Foundry Cove. The hike and tour will last approximately 90 minutes. Active/outdoor attire strongly suggested. Participants will be required to sign a release before the event. Starting Location: West Point Foundry Preserve, 80 Kemble Avenue, Cold Spring, NY 10516 Tour Led By: Mark Forlow Topic: The history of the West Point Foundry Difficulty: Moderate (some hills and dirt/gravel paths)
PHM History Hikes: West Point Foundry...
Date and Time
Saturday Jun 19, 2021 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM EDT
June 19th 11 am - 12:30 pm
West Point Foundry Preserve, 80 Kemble Avenue, Cold Spring, NY 10516