Adventure Schedule

Adventure Schedule and Meeting Places

September 2017 through April 2018

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Directions to all our meeting places are here.

*Check here for explanation of Difficulty/Pace rating of each hike.

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Event Date Time Place Meeting Place Diff/Pace* Leader Comment
Hike Sun
9/3
10-2 Harriman St Pk, NY Gate Hill parking area Mod/Mod Jen ~4 miles. ORAK ruins, fire tower, Big Hills Shelter.
Night Hike & Yoga Sat
9/9
5-10 Bald Rock, Harriman St Pk, NY Route 106, 2nd lot Easy/Mod Jackie 3+ miles with campfire and sunset yoga.
Hike Sun
9/10
10-2 Bald Rock, Harriman St Pk, NY Route 106, Lot 3 Mod/Leisurely Jackie 4+ miles. Good transition from Easy to Moderate hike.
Hike Sat
9/16
10-2 Wissahickon Gorge, PA Cedar House Cafe
200 Northwestern Ave, Glenside, PA 19118

Bells Mill Road East Parking Area 5
Mod/Mod Judy ~8 miles. 1st half rocky & hilly; 2nd half flat. Historic buildings, sculptures, ruins of old mills and stone bridges.
Hike
Time changed
Sun
9/17
10-4
9:30-3:30
Fahnestock St Pk, NY Anthony Wayne, Harriman St Pk, NY Mod/Mod Jackie 6.5-mile loop. Time includes shuttle.
Workshop: Archery Discovery Course
Newly Added
Sat
9/23
1st Class - 11-12:30
2nd Class - 1-2:30
New Weiss Center, Ringwood, NJ New Weiss Center Easy/Leisurely Christine More info
Register with full payment by September 18.
Hike Sun
9/24
10-2:30 Wawayanda Lake Wawayanda St Pk, NJ Mod/Mod Christine 6-mile loop around lake. Rolling hills, some stream crossings. Good transition from Easy to Moderate hike.
Hike Tues
9/26
10-2 Ramapo Torne, Harriman St Pk, NJ Visitor Center, 7 Lakes Drive Mod-Stren/Mod Georgette 6 miles.
Hike Sat
9/30
10-2 Jockey Hollow, NJ Jockey Hollow Visitor Center Easy-Mod/Mod Christine 5 miles.
City Path Sun
10/1
10-1 Sailing the Hudson on the Clearwater Sloop Alpine Boat Basin, Alpine, NJ N/A Priscilla More info
Register with full payment as soon as possible to ensure spot.
Tree ID Hike Sat
10/7
9:30-3 Hartshorne Woods, Highlands, NJ Rocky Point parking lot See Comments Dagi & Lois 8 miles. Easy/Mod nature walk in AM; lunch; Mod/Mod hike in PM.
Clean-up Hike Sun
10/8
9:30-1 Ramapo Mt St Forest, Oakland, NJ Skyline Drive, lower lot Easy-Mod/ Leisurely Jen 3 miles. Help AFW maintain the MacEvoy Trail.
Backpacking Sat-Sun
10/14-15
TBD Harriman St Pk, NY TBD Mod/Mod Jackie & Jen More info
Hike Sat
10/14
10-2 Ramapo Reservation, Oakland, NJ Route 202 parking lot Mod/Mod Dagi Distance TBD.
Hike Sun
10/15
10-2 Patriots Path to Dismal Harmony, Mendham, NJ Patriots Path Trailhead, Mendham Road Mod/Mod Christine 6 miles, some rock, 1 hill. Good transition from Easy to Moderate.
Hike Thurs
10/19
10-3 Harriman St Pk, NY Route 106, 2nd lot Mod-Stren/Mod Dagi 7 miles. Great views.
Hike Sat
10/21
10-3 Bearfort Ridge, Hewitt, NJ Sear's parking lot, 1926 Union Valley Rd, Hewitt, NJ Stren/Mod Judy ~8 miles. ~1500' elevation gain. Great views.
Sketching Workshop Sun
10/22
10-1 Ross Dock Picnic Area, Palisades Interstate Park Ross Dock, Fort Lee. NJ N/A Julia & Priscilla More info Register with full payment by October 9.
Hike Tues
10/24
10-2 Turkey Hill Lake, Harriman St Pk, NY Anthony Wayne Easy-Mod/ Leisurely Georgette 5 miles.
Hike Sat
10/28
10-2 Stony Brook/Pyramid Mt, Boonton, NJ Kinnelon Rd - Pyramid Mt addition Mod-Stren/Mod Christine 6-mile loop, some rocks, some ups & downs.
Bike Ride Sun
10/29
10-2 Columbia Trail, High Bridge, NJ Commons Park, High Bridge, NJ Easy/Mod Mary More info
Hike Thurs
11/2
10-2 Valley of the Boulders, Harriman St PK. NY Elk Pen parking area Mod/Mod Georgette 6 miles.
Bike Ride Sat
11/4
10-2 Monroe Heritage Trail Monroe Park & Ride Bustop, Monroe, NY Easy/Leisurely Jackie & Teresa More info
Hike Sun
11/5
10-3 Merrill Creek Rsrvr, Harmony Twp, NJ Merrill Creek Rsrvr Visitor Center Mod/Mod Mary 7 miles around reservoir, hawk migration, small hills.
Backpacking Sat-Sun
11/11-12
TBD Harriman St Pk, NY TBD Mod/Mod Jackie & Mary-Ann More info
Hike Sat
11/11
10-2 The Tourne, Boonton, NJ Parking area by ballfield Mod/Mod Christine TBD
Hike Tues
11/14
10-2 NJ Palisades State Line Lookout, Alpine, NJ Easy/Leisurely Georgette 4-5 miles.>
Hikee Sat
11/18
9-4 Stonetown Circular, Monksville Rsrvr, NJ South Beach Boat Launch Stren/Mod Judy 9.6 miles. Carpool from Boat Launch.
Hike Sun
11/19
10-2 Tatum Park, Middletown, NJ Tatum Park Mod/Leisurely Christine 6 miles. Some ups & downs. Holly trees.
Hike Sat
11/25
9:30-1:30 Glenclyffe at Garrison Institute, NY for State Line Lookout, Alpine, NJ Anthony Wayne, Harriman St Pk, NY for carpool Easy-Mod/ Leisurely Jackie 3 miles. Views of West Point.
Hike Sun
11/26
9:30-2 Lake Sebago/Skenonto, Harriman St Pk, NY Johnsontown Road cul-de-sac Mod/Mod Jackie 4-5 mile loop.
Hike Sat
12/2
10-2 Pyramid Mt, Boonton, NJ Pyramid Mt Visitor Center Mod/Mod Dagi 5.2 miles.
Hike Sun
12/3
9:30-1:30 Bear Mt, NY Bear Mt Hudson Docks Easy-Mod/Mod Jackie AT Stairs to Perkin's Twr; circle lake if time.
Hike Sat
12/9
10-2 Harriman St Pk, NY Johnsontown Road cul-de-sac Mod/Mod Jen Holiday Cookie Hike. ~4miles around lake.
Hike Sun
12/10
9:30-3:30 Shepherd Lake Loop, Ringwood, NJ Skylands Manor, lot C Mod-Stren/Mod Jackie 7.5 miles.
Hike Tues
12/12
10-2 Black Mt, Harriman St Pk, NY Silvermine parking area Mod/Mod Georgette 5 miles.
Hike Sat
12/16
10-2 Ramapo Mt St Forest, NJ Skyline Drive upper lot Mod/Mod Dagi 6 miles.
Hike Sun
12/17
11-2:30 Lord Stirling Pk, Basking Ridge, NJ Environmental Ctr, Lord Stirling PK Easy-Mod/ Leisurely Christine 5-mile loop; optional visit to Raptor Trust.
Hike Sat
12/23
10-1 Ramapo Mt St Forest, NJ Skyline Drive lower lot Easy/Leisurely Jackie 3 miles around lake.
Hike Thurs
12/28
10-3 Ringwood, NJ Ringwood Manor, parking lot A Mod/Mod Dagi 8.2 miles.
Hike Sat
12/30
9:30-2 Ramapo Reservation, Oakland, NJ Route 202 parking lot Mod/Mod Jackie 4 miles.
Hike Sun
1/7
11-2:30 West Morris Greenway, Chester, NJ Patriots Path Trailhead, Plesant Hill Road Easy/Leisurely Christine 4 miles on West Morris Greenway - Part 1.
Hike Thurs
1/11
10-2 Tallman Mt St Pk, Piermont, NY Rockland Road, Piermont, NY Easy/Leisurely Georgette 4 miles.
Hike Sat
1/13
10-1:30 Cupsaw Mt Loop Shepherd Lake, Ringwood, Nj Mod/Leisurely Jackie 3=3.5 miles. Hill and streams.
Hike Sun
1/21
11-2:30 Duke Farms, Hillsborough, NJ Orientation Center, Duke Farms Easy-Mod/ Leisurely Christine 4-mile loop. Visit orchid greenhouse.
Hike Tues
1/23
10-2 Ramapo Reservation, Oakland, NJ Route 202 parking lot Mod/Mod Georgette 5 miles.
Hike Sun
1/28
10-3:30 Nyack Beach St Pk, Nyack, NY Nyack Beach St Pk parking area Mod-Stren/Mod Jen 6 miles.
Hike Sun
2/4
10-1:30 Horseshoe Lake Eyland Avenue, Succasunna, NJ Easy/Leisurely Christine 4 miles on West Morris Greenway - Part 2.
Hike Thurs
2/8
10-2 NJ Palisades State Line Lookout, Alpine, NJ Easy/Leisurely Georgette 4-5 miles.
Backpacking Sat-Sun
2/10-11
TBD Harriman St Pk, NY TBD Mod/Mod Jackie More info
Hike Sat
2/10
10-2:30 Jockey Hollow, Morristown, NJ Jockey Hollow Visitor Center Mod-Stren/Mod Christine 7 miles. Grand Loop.
Hike Sat
2/17
10-2 Ringwood, NJ Ringwood Manor, Parking Lot A Mod/Mod Dagi 8.2 miles.
Hike Sun
2/18
10-2 Laurel Meadow Pond, Sterling Forest, NY Sterling FOrest Visitor Center, Tuxedo, NY Mod/Leisurely Christine 5-mile loop along the water. Some rocks.
Hike Tues
2/20
10-2 High Tor, New City, NY Central Highway Parking Lot Easy-Mod/Mod Georgette 5 miles. 1 steep hill.
Winter Weekend Fri-Sun
2/23-25
TBD Vermont TBD Mod/Mod Jackie More info
Hike Sun
2/25
10-1:30 Ramapo Mt St Forest, Oakland, NJ Skyline Drive lower lot Easy/Leisurely Jen 3 miles around lake.
Hike Sun
3/4
10-2 Pochuk Boardwalk, Sussex Cnty, NJ Wawayanda Mt, Vernon Valley, NJ Easy-Mod/ Leisurely Christine 4-5 miles on AT Brdwalk & surrounding trails.
Hike Thurs
3/8
9:30-3:30 Harriman St Pk, NY Lake Skannatati Stren/Mod Dagi 8.4 miles.
Hike Sat
3/10
9-2:30 Wanaque Ridge Loop/td> Skyline Drive, lower lot Mod-Stren/Mod Jackie 8 miles. views, some steep hills.
Hike Sat
3/17
10-2 Harriman St Pk, NY Gate Hill parking lot, Route 106 Mod/Mod Jen Irish Potato Hike. Irish soda bread included.
Hike Tues
3/20
10-2 Stony Brook, Harriman St Pk, NY Reeves Visitor Center, 7 Lakes Drive Easy-Mod/Leisurely Georgette 4-5 miles.
Hike Sat
3/24
10-2 Jockey Hollow, Morristown, NJ Jockey Hollow Visitor Center Easy-Mod/Mod Mary Rolling paths, woods. Revolutionary History.
Hike Sat
3/31
9:30-2 Harriman St Pk, NY Lake Skannatati Stren/Mod Dagi 8.2 miles.
Clean-up Hike Sat
4/7
9:30-1 Ramapo Mt St Forest, Oakland, NJ Skyline Drive lower lot Easy-Mod/ Leisurely Jen 3 miles. Help AFW maintain the MacEvoy Trail.
Hike Sun
4/8
9-2 Mt Taurus, Cold Spring, NY Anthony Wayne, Harriman St Pk, NY to carpool Mod-Stren/Mod Jackie 4+ miles. Great views, 1st uphill difficult. Time includes shuttle.
Hike Thurs
4/12
10-2 Buttermilk Falls, Rockland Cnty, NY Greenbush Rd (Rte 11), West Nyack, NY Mod/Mod Georgette 6 miles.
Pot Luck - Hike, Activity TBD & Dinner Sat
4/14
10-7:30 St Alban's Church. Hike TBD St Alban's Church, Oakland, NJ TBD AFW Trustees More info
Hike Sat
4/15
9:30-3 Lake Skenonto, Harriman St Pk, NY Train Station, Tuxedo Park, NY Mod/Mod Jackie 5-6 miles. Usual ups & downs.
Hike Sun
4/21
10-2 The Tourne, Boonton, NJ Parking area by ballfield Mod/Mod Christine 6 miles, some ups & downs.
Bike Ride Sun
4/29
11-3 Delaware Canal Tow Path, NJ Bull's Island parking lot Easy/Leisurely Mary See Adventure Menu.

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