Adventure Schedule

Adventure Schedule and Meeting Places

Late December 2021 - February 2022

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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 Wed
12/22
10-2 Harriman St Pk, NY Reeves Vistor Center Mod/Mod Dagi 5-6 mi to Pulpit. Number of ups and downs.
Hike Fri
12/24
10-2 MacEvoy Trail, Ramapo Mt St Forest, NJ Ramapo Mt St Forest, Skyline Drive lower lot Easy-Mod/ Leisurely Kay ~4 mi.
Hike
Cancelled - Rain
Sat
12/25
10-1 Kennedy Dells Cnty Pk, NY 355 N. Main St, New City, NY 10956 Easy/Leisurely Kay 2.4 mi. Mostly flat, but fun, terrain with total elevation of 144'. Beautiful walk thru a nicely wooded area within a residential community.
Hike
Meeting Place Change
Cancelled and Rescheduled to 2/27/22
Sun
12/26
10-1:30 Johnsonburg Preserve, NJ Frelinghuysen, NJ (near Newton)Allamuchy Twp Elementary School prkng lot Easy/Mod Nancy ~4-mi loop hike. A few smaller hills and views. Short carpool from School to Preserve.
Hike
Newly added to replace cancelled Johnsonburg Preserve hike
Sun
12/26
10-2:30 White Castle Loop Trail and Purple/Pink Tamarack Loop trail Ramapo Mt St Forest - Skyline Drive upper prkg lot Mod/Mod Kay 5+ mile hike - Stone tower, Castle ruins.
Hike
Date Change
Tues
12/28

Thurs
12/30
10-2 Wanaque Ridge, NJ Wanaque Ridge - Back Beach Park Mod/Mod Dagi 5-5 mi to Ramapo Lake and back.
Hike Fri
12/31
9-2 Jockey Hollow Nat'l Pk, Morristown, NJ Jockey Hollow Visitor Center Easy/Mod Kay 4-5 mi.
Hike
Time Change
Cancelled - rain
Sat
1/1
10-2
12-3
Mahlon Dickerson Rsrvtn - Pine Swamp Trail Loop Mahlon Dickerson Rsrvtn, Morris Cnty, NJ Easy-Mod/ Leisurely Kay 4.5 mi.
Winter Sunrise Hike
Cancelled - weather
Sun
1/2
6-10
Sunrise is 7:20
Hook Mt St Pk, NY Locust Drive, near N. Midland Ave, Nyack, NY Mod/Mod Amy 3 mi. Out & back sunrise summit hike. Headlamps, extra layers, hot drinks fro watching sunrise. Increase hike distance if heavy cloud cover. Optional post-hike outdoor breakfast in Nyack.
Hike Thurs
1/6
10-2 Harriman St Pk, NY Reeves Visitor Center, 7 Lakes Drive Mod/Mod Dagi 5 mi along creek and to lake.
Hike Sat
1/8
10-2 Harriman St Pk, NY Route 6 Hikers Parking Mod/Leisurely Jackie
Amy
4-4.5 mi. In/out hike.
Hike
Cancelled - icy rain
Sun
1/9
10-2:30 Cooper Mill Cnty Pk, Chester, NJ Cooper Mill Cnty Pk prkg lot Mod/Mod Nancy ~ 6-mi lollipop loop, partly along & around Black River.
Hike Wed
1/12
10-2 Harriman St Pk, NY Tuxedo, NY - Commuter prkg lot Mod/Mod Dagi 5-6 mi.
Hike
Cancelled - frigid temp
Sat
1/15
10-3 Sterling Forest, NY Doris Duke Loop Trailhead Mod/Mod Amy ~6 mi. Doris Duke Loop with side trip to Mombasha High Point on AT.
Hike Sun
1/16
9-2 Patriots Path, NJ Part 3 Hanover, NJ Mod/Mod Jackie & Barbara 7 mi in county parks & roads, some hills on woods trails. Shuttle hike.
Hike Mon
1/17
10-2 Pyramid Mt, Montville, NJ Pyramid Mt Visitor Center Mod/Mod Dagi 5-6 mi. Various trails dependent on weather.
Hike Sat
1/22
10-2 Buttermilk Falls, Rockland Cnty, NY Buttermilk Falls - Greenbush Rd prkg Easy-Mod/ Leisurely
Mod Leisurely
Kay ~4 mi.
4-4.5 miles. Lowest elevation: 148'. Highest elevation: 625'. Stream crossings/road crossings.
Hike Sun
1/23
10-2:30 Dismal Harmony Natural Area - Patriots Path Lewis Morris St Pk, NJ Mod/Mod Christine ~6 mi. Some rocks. Good transition hike from Easy to Moderate.
Hike Wed
1/26
10-2 Ramapo Mt St Forest, NJ Skyline Drive upper lot Mod/Mod Dagi 5-6 mi. Various trails dependent on weather.
Hike Sat
1/29
10:30-2:30 Old Croton Aqueduct, NY Croton Gorge Pk, Croton-on-Hudson, NY Easy-Mod/ Leisurely Christine ~5 mi. Aqueduct trail. One short uphill. Great waterfall.
Hike Sun
1/30
10-2:30 Blue Mt Lakes, NJ Blue Mt lakes prkg lot Mod/Mod Nancy ~6 mi. Scenic loop hike passing 4 lakes.
Hike Sat
2/5
10-2 Sterling Forest, NY - Laurel Meadow Pond Sterling Forest Visitor Center Mod/Leisurely Christine 5-mi loop. Some rocks, swampy.
Hike Sun
2/6
10-2 Swartswood St Pk, NJ Swartswood East Side Rd, Newton, NJ 07860 Easy-Mod/ Leisurely Kay 3 mi.
3.9 miles, 312' total elevation. Moss covered rock walls.
Hike Wed
2/9
10-2 Harriman St Pk, NY Lake Skannatati prkg Mod/Mod Dagi 6 mi. Civil War cemetery.
Hike OR Snowshoe Sat
2/12
9:30-2:30 Teatown Lake Rsrvtn, Ossining, NY Visitor Center - Main prkg lot Mod/Mod Amy 4-6 mi, depending on snowshoe or hike conditions. Varied moderate terrain and lakes. Small fee to park.
Hike Sun
2/13
10:30-1 Horseshoe Lake, NJ Horseshoe Lake, Roxbury Twp, NJ Easy/Leisurely Christine 5 mi on West Morris Greenway Rail Trail.
Hike Tues
2/15
10-2 Norvin Green, NJ The New Weis Center Mod/Mod Dagi 5-6 mi loop. Various trails dependent on weather.
Hike Sat
2/19
9:30-2 Norvin Green, NJ Crescent Drive prkg area Mod/Mod Jackie 4-5 mi.
Hike Sun
2/20
10-2:30 Huckleberry Ridge St Forest 17 Old Greenville Tpke, Port Jervis, NY 12771 Mod/Mod Amy 5-mi loop hike follows the Lenape Ridge just outside Port Jervis, with interesting vegetation & panaromic views.
Hike Mon
2/21
10-2 Ramapo Valley Cnty Rsrvtn, NJ Ramapo Reservation Mod/Mod Jackie 4-5 mi.
Hike Sat
2/26
9:30-1 Ringwood St Pk, NJ Shepherd Lake, Ringwood, NJ Mod/Leisurely Jackie 3-3.5 mi.
Hike
Rescheduled from cancelled 12/26 hike
Sun
2/27
TBD
10-1:30
TBD
Johnsonburg Preserve, NJ
Allamuchy Twp Elementary School prkng lot TBD
Easy/Mod
Nancy TBD
4-mi loop hike. A few smaller hills and views. Short carpool from School to Preserve.

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