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A Long Coastal Trek from Sheepshead Bay to Coney Island
January 7 @ 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Meet 8:30 am at Holocaust Memorial Park at the west end of Sheepshead Bay, at Emmons Avenue side
Leader: Peter Dorosh 347-622-3559 (text only)
Focus: Ducks, Gulls, waterfowl species, and occasional songbird or shorebird here and there.
Itinerary: We will cover Sheepshead Bay and Manhattan Beach; then two options depending on the latest bird reports: one, finish at Plumb Beach a mile east; or 2) west along Brighton Beach to Coney Island. Depending on time, we may visit Coney Island Creek last.
Notes: Expect a good amount of walking, approximately 7 miles; bring a scope if you have one. The nearest train to the meeting spot is the Q line at Sheepshead Bay stop several blocks away. Bring lunch and dress warmly if necessary.
Note: Access is by public transportation or own vehicle; we will not be arranging car pools.