BRONX - Local teens are enjoying the outdoors while earning a paycheck through the trail crew internship program. 

The teens work at Van Cortlandt Park four days a week until August 22, and they make $8 an hour.

They are responsible for maintaining the trails in the park, building footbridges and removing non-native invasive plants.

Many of the interns News 12 spoke say this is their second year because they enjoy the internship so much.