From March 12th to May 21st, the Ford Mansion, Washington's Headquarters Museum, Jockey Hollow Visitor Center and Wick House will be closed on Wednesdays. This does not effect confirmed school groups. All park grounds will remain open. More »
Calling all Boy Scouts! Lend a hand and earn the Resource Stewardship Scout Ranger Patch
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The Scout Ranger program is cooperative effort between the National Park Service (NPS) and the Boy Scouts of America (BSA). It is a component of the BSA umbrella initiative Good Turn for America which encourages young people to "Do a Good Turn Daily" (special thoughtful acts of kindness), help other people and participate in community service
THE JOCKEY HOLLOW TRAIL
Boy Scouts who do the Ten-Mile Adventure can earn a MEDAL, and Cub Scouts who do the Five-Mile Adventure can earn a PATCH.
For information about the Trail, cost of awards, and any other questions can be obtained by contacting the Boy Scout Service Center located at, 222 Columbia Turnpike, Florham Park, NJ 07932, Phone: (973) 765-9322 ext. 239,or for additional information: click on link ppbsa.org PATRIOTS' PATH BSA COUNCIL The Jockey Hollow Trail has been in existence for more than 30 years. It has basically served the Boy Scout Activity program.
Did You Know?
The tea that was thrown into Boston Harbor by the Sons of Liberty in December 1773 was a mixture of Ceylonese and Darjeeling. The same tea can still be purchased from the original blending house, Davison Newsom of London.