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Chestnut Ridge Conservancy Events 

Santa Land 2016 will be held at Chestnut Ridge Park on 12/10 and 12/11 from 11 am until 3 pm (last hayride to see Santa is at 2:30). It is a FREE, family event that includes face painting, marshmallow roasting, arts and crafts, a visit to Santa and more! For more information, please click here.








If you or your group are interested in taking a free tour of the Forestry's Sugar Shanty in the Spring during maple syrup production season, please call 716.858.7037 or e-mail your inquiry to

Erie County Parks, Recreation and Forestry is selling 100% Pure Maple Syrup made right in the Erie County Forest. It is on sale in the Rath Building, 95 Franklin St, 12th Floor, Buffalo, NY 14202. Prices are $10/pint, $18/quart, $28/half-gallon, and $52/gallon.






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Phone: (716) 858-8355

Erie County Parks, Recreation & Forestry
Edward A. Rath County Office Building
95 Franklin Street, Rm 1260
Buffalo, New York 14202