City Paths

City Paths

City Paths are our day excursions to the parks, museums and neighborhoods of our metropolitan areas. Led by AFW members and an experienced trip coordinator, City Paths are our “urban hikes.” A day of walking and sightseeing often includes a lunch or dinner in a local restaurant.




TreEscape Aerial Adventure Ropes Courses at Mountain Creek Resort, NJ

Saturday, September 29, 2018

Join us for an adventure that can be as easy or as strenuous as you want. We have 3 hours to complete as many of the 10 courses as you care to. Each course is rated from easy to strenuous. If you’re tired and have done as many of the courses as you’d like, you can cheer the others on.

TreEscape Aerial Adventure Ropes Courses is a unique blend of wooden platforms built in the trees, some low and some high, connected by exhilarating combinations of rope walks, obstacles, climbing elements, and zip lines all located in a beautiful forested setting. The Park offers the thrill of climbing through the treetops to complete a wide range of challenges for adventurers of all age levels, providing hours of fun. You wear a harness and are connected to steel cables at all times. This is a rain or shine event so please dress accordingly.

Please register with full payment by September 22, 2018.

FEE: $55 (members $45). Includes Park fee. Lunch cost is additional.
DATE: Sunday, September 29, 2018, rain or shine.
TIME: 9:30am – 2pm
MEETING PLACE: 414 County Road 517, Vernon Township, NJ 07462
TRIP LEADER: Jackie

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Grounds for Sculpture Guided Tour, Hamilton, NJ

Saturday, April 27, 2019

Join us for a 1-hour guided walking tour of the Grounds for Sculpture. A trained guide will cover a selected number of sculptures in the park and may briefly introduce special exhibitions in the Museum and Domestic Arts Buildings. We will have time to explore on our own after lunch.

There will be an optional bagged lunch available for pre-order to enjoy at the Peacock Café. Please note no outside food is allowed on the grounds. Lunch cost is additional.

Please register with full payment by April 13, 2019. Group size is limited and space is available on a first-paid/first-served basis. Fees are non-refundable because AFW must pre-pay for the event.

FEE: $45 (members $35). Includes admission and guided tour. Lunch cost is additional.
DATE: Saturday, April 27, 2019, rain or shine.
TIME: 10:30am - 4pm
MEETING PLACE: Hamilton, NJ
GUIDE: Grounds for Sculpture
TRIP LEADER: Christine

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"Through a Glass Brightly" at the Museum of Early Trades, Madison, NJ

Saturday, May 18, 2019

Get the insider view of the stained glass windows at the Museum, many adorned with quotes from the arts, sciences, and humanities. During the 1-hour presentation, participants will observe the beautiful details of the window designs and learn about the quotes and writers depicted in the windows. After that, we will see the original windows while strolling through the Museum.

There will be an optional lunch (~12:30pm) at a local restaurant (TBD) after our tour. Lunch cost is additional.

Please register with full payment by May 11, 2019. Fees are non-refundable because AFW must pre-pay for the event.

FEE: $30 (members $20). Includes presentation and admission. Lunch cost is additional.
DATE: Saturday, May 18, 2019
TIME: 9:45am – 3pm
MEETING PLACE: Madison, NJ
GUIDE: Museum of Early Trades
TRIP LEADER: Christine

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