4-H Forestry Weekend


Join youth from across the state for a weekend of forestry activities, games, and competition.  This three-day event is for youth aged 10 and up (and staff and volunteers) interested in learning more about forests.

A team will also be selected to represent New York State at the National Forestry Invitational (must be 14-19 for the national event).

2020 Dates:

  • TBA

Forestry weekend activities include:

  • Tree Identification
  • Tree measurements
  • Topographic Map Reading
  • Compass usage
  • Map reading
  • Insects and diseases
  • Geocaching
  • Nature games
  • Night hikes and more