Adventure Schedule

Adventure Schedule and Meeting Places

Mid-April 2019 through October 2019

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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 Sat
4/13
10-2 Harriman St Pk, NY Reeves Visitor Ctr Stren/Mod Dagi 6 mi. 7 hills. Shuttle.
Hike Sun
4/14
10-2 The Tourne, Boonton, NJ Parking area near ball field Easy-Mod/ Leisurely Christine 5 mi. Lunch at Birchwood Lake Beach.
Hike
Cancelled
Thurs
4/25
10-2:30 Harriman St Pk, NY Lake Tiorati Beach parking area Mod/Mod Dagi 5-6 mi. Shuttle
City Path Sat
4/27
10:30-4 Grounds For Sculpture Hamilton, NJ Easy/Leisurely Christine 2-3 mi walk.
More info.
Register with full payment by April 13.
Beginner Backpack
Sat-Sun
5/4-5
TBD Harriman St Pk, NY TBD Easy-Mod/ Leisurely Mary-Ann & Jackie More info.
Hike
Sun
5/5
10-2 Jockey Hollow Nat'l Pk, NJ Visitor Ctr, Morristown, NJ Mod/Mod Judy 6.5 mi. Grand Loop Trail.
Hike
Sat
5/11
10-2:30 Wawayanda Lake, NJ Wawayanda Lake - Beach parking lot Mod/Leisurely-Mod Christine 6-mi lake loop, rolling hills, stream crossings. Good transition from Easy to Mod.
Hike
Cancelled - rain
Sun
5/12
9:30-1:30 High Mt, NJ William Paterson College prkg lot Mod/Mod Jackie 5 mi, views of NYC & entire area.
Hike
Thurs
5/16
9:30-2:30 Norvin Green St Pk, NJ Norvin Green, Crescent Drive Mod/Mod Dagi 6-7 mi. Hills, views.
City Path Sat
5/18
9:45-3 Museum of Early Trades & Crafts Madison, NJ Easy/Leisurely Christine 0.5 mi walk.
More info.
Register with full payment by May 11.
Hike
Change in Meeting Place
Sun
5/19
9:30-2 Elbow Brush, Harriman St Pk, NY Johnsontown Rd, 1st prkg lot Johnsontown Rd, cul-de-sac Mod/Mod Jackie Claudius Smith Den, Elow Brush, Almost Perpendicular.
Backpack
Sat-Mon
5/25-27
TBD TBD TBD Mod-Stren/ Mod Mary-Ann & Jackie More info.
Hike
Sat
5/25
9:30-3 Horse Pond Mt, NJ Long Pond Ironworks, NJ Mod-Stren/ Mod Dagi 6 mi.
Hike
Sun
5/26
10-3 Stony Lake, Stokes St Forest, NJ Sunrise Mt prkg lot, Branchville
Culver's Gap, NJ
Mod/Mod Nancy 7-mi loop. Lake, fire tower, views.
Hike
Cancelled - weather
Tues
5/28
10-2:30 Harriman St Pk, NY Lake Skannatati Mod/Mod Dagi 5-6mi loop. Great views.
Hike
Sat
6/1
10-2 Norvin Green St Pk, NJ The New Weis Center, NJ Mod/Mod Dagi 5-6 mi, varied terrain.
Hike
Sun
6/2
10-1 Freedom Pk, Randolph, NJ Freedom Pk, Millbrook Ave Mod/ Leisurely-Mod Christine 4-5 mi on Randolph Trails, mix of flat & rolling hills.
Hike
Tues
6/4
10-2 Harriman St Pk, NY Lake Sebago Boat Launch Mod/Mod Dagi 5 mi. Lunch at Pine Meadow Lake.
Hike
Sat
6/8
10-2 Turkey Mt, NJ Pyramid Mt prkg lot, Boonton, NJ Mod/Mod Judy 5 mi. Focus on map reading skills.
Beginner Backpack
Sat-Sun
6/8-9
TBD Harriman St Pk, NY TBD Easy-Mod/Leisurely Mary-Ann & Jackie More info.
City Path
Sat
6/15
9:30-3 Kykuit, the Rockefeller Estate + Union Church Sleepy Hollow, NY Easy/Leisurely Christine More info.
Clean-up Hike
Sun 6/16 9:30-12:30 Ramapo Mt St Forest, Oakland, NJ Skyline Drive lower lot Easy-Mod/ Leisurely Jackie 4-5 mi. Help AFW maintain the MacEvoy Trail.
Hike
Thurs
6/20
10-2 Harriman St Pk, NY Equestrian Center Mod/Mod Dagi 5-6 mi. Lunch at Pine Meadow  Lake.
Hike
Sat
6/22
10-2 Patriots Path to Dismal Harmony, NJ Lewis Morris Pk, Morristown, NJ Mod/Leisurely-Mod Christine 6-mi loop, some rock, 1 big hill. Good transition from Easy to Mod.
Bike Ride
Sun
6/23
10-2 Sussex Branch Trail, NJ Waterloo Rd prkg lot, NJ Easy/Mod Nancy More info.
Hike
Sat
6/29
10-2 Harriman St Pk, NY Lake Skannatati Mod/Mod Dagi 5-6 mi.
Hike
Sat
7/6
10-2 Harriman St Pk, NY Lake Sebago Boat Launch Mod-Stren/ Mod Dagi 5-6 mi. Shuttle.
Hike
Sat
7/13
9-12 West Morris Greenway, NJ Patriots Path Trailhead, Pleasant Hill Rd, Chester, NJ Easy/Leisurely Christine 4 mi on West Morris Greenway.
Bike Ride
Sun
7/14
10-2 Columbia Trail, NJ 42 Bartely Road, Chester, NJ
South Branch of Raritan Wildlife Management Area prk lot, Bartley, NJ
Mod/Mod Nancy More info.
Hike
Modified
Sat
7/20
9:30-2:30
9-2
9-1
High Point St Pk, NJ
 Harriman St Pk, NY
Iris Trail prkg lotRoute
106 (Kanawauke Road) Commuter Pkg Lot

Viitor Center, 7 Lakes Drive
Mod-Stren/ Mod
Mod/Mod

Easy/Mod
Jackie 6 mi. Rutherford Lake loop.
~5 mi, including 2 lakes.

Along Stony Brook.
Hike
Tues
7/23
10-2 Harriman St Pk, NY Silvermine picnic area Mod/Mod Dagi Stockbridge Mt.
Bike Ride
Location Change
Sun
7/28
10-2 Warbasse Junction, Lafayette, NJ
Columbia Trail, NJ
Paulinskill/Sussex Branch Trail Junction Trailhead Columbia Trail, High Bridge, NJ Mod/Mod Nancy More info.
Backpack
Sat-Sun
7/27-28
TBD Harriman St Pk, NY TBD Mod/Mod Mary-Ann & Jackie More info.
Adirondacks Weekend
Sat-Tues
8/3-6
TBD Adirondacks, NY TBD Mod/Mod & Stren/Mod Georgette & Jackie More info.
Hike
Sat
8/10
9:30-1:30 Stony Brook-Pyramid Mt, NJ Kincaid Woods/Pyramid Mt Addition Mod-Stren/Mod Christine 6-mi loop, some rocks, ups & downs.
Hike
Newly added
Sat
7/27
8/17
10-2 Long Path, Rockland Cnty, NY Palisades Gurnee Park and Amphitheater, Pomona, NY Easy-Mod/ Leisurely Kay 4-5 mi. Gradual uphills & downhills between fairly level terrain. Good transition from Easy-Mod to Mod hike.
Hike
DATE CHANGE
Tues
8/20 8/27
10-2 Harriman St Pk, NY Reeves Visitor Ctr Mod/Mod Dagi 5 mi. Lunch at Pine Meadow Lake.
Hike
Sat
8/24
10-2 Ramapo Valley Cnty Rsrvtn, NJ Ramapo Rsrvtn, Mahwah, NJ Mod/Mod Dagi 5 mi, waterfall.
Hike
Thurs
8/29
10-2 Ramapo Valley Cnty Rsrvtn, NJ Ramapo Rsrvtn, Oakland, NJ Mod/Mod Dagi 5 mi, waterfall.
Hike
Sat
8/31
9:30-3:30 Mt Minsi, PA Lake Lenape prkg area Stren/Mod Christine 8 mi, 1000' elevation gain within 2 mi.
Hike
Rescheduled
Sun
8/11
9/1
9:30-12:30 Mills Rsrvtn, NJ Prkg lot across from Granite Dr., Cedar Grove, NJ Easy-Mod/ Leisurely Jackie 3.5 mi, great NYC views.
Hike
Sat
9/7
9-2:30 Stonetown Circular - Part 1 Stonetown Rec Fields prkg lot, Ringwood, NJ Stren/Mod Christine 6.5-mi half-loop, 3 mts, views of Wanaque Rsrvr.
Hike
Sun
9/8
10-1 Silas Condict Cnty Pk, NJ Silas Condict Cnty Pk, Kinnelon, NJ Mod/Leisurely Jackie 3 mi. Good transition form Easy-Mod to Mod.
Hike
Thurs
9/12
9:30-2:30 Surprise Lake, NJ A&P prkg lot, Hewitt, NJ Mod-Stren/ Mod Dagi 5+ mi. Time includes shuttle to Bearfort Ridge.
Clean-up Hike
Sat
9/14
9:30-12:30 Ramapo Mt St Forest, Oakland, NJ Skyline Drive lower lot Easy-Mod/ Leisurely Jackie 4-5 mi. Help AFW maintain the MacEvoy Trail.
Hike
Sun
9/15
9:30-2 Harriman St Pk, NY Johnsontown Rd, 1st prkg lot Mod/Mod Jackie 4-mi lollipop loop - Dater Mt/Almost Perpendicular.
Hike
Rescheduled from 7/21
Sun
7/21

Sat
9/21
9-1 Mahlon Dickerson Rsrvtn, NJ Saffins Pond Mod/Mod Christine 6-mi loop, some rocks, ups & downs.
Bike Ride Sun
9/22
10-3 Paulinskill Trail, Footbridge Pk, NJ Footbridge Pk, Blairstown, NJ Mod-Stren/ Mod Nancy More info.
Backpack Sat-Sun
9/21-22
TBD Harriman St Pk, NY TBD Mod-Stren/ Mod Mary-Ann & Jackie More info.
Hike
Tues
9/24
10-2 Norvin Green St Pk, NJ The New Weis Center Mod/Mod Dagi 5-6 mi. Varied terrain.
Hike
Date Change
Sat
10/12
9/28
9:30-2:30 Harriman St Pk, NY Jones Point prkg lot Mod-Stren/ Mod Dagi 7 mi, "tunnel" hike.
Bike Ride Sun
9/29
10-2 Sussex Branch Trail, NJ Kittatinny Valley St Pk, Andover, NJ Easy/Mod Nancy More info.
Hike Sat
10/5
TBD Loantaka Brook Rsrvtn, NJ Loantaka Rsrvtn, Morris Cnty, NJ Easy/Mod Christine 4 mi, flat gravel trail.
Watercolor Workshop Sun
10/6
10-1 Ross Dock picnic area Palisades Interstate Pk, Fort Lee, NJ NA Julia & Priscilla More info.
Hike
Tues
10/8
10-2 Harriman St Pk, NY Reeves Visitor Ctr Mod/Mod Dagi 5-6 mi. Raccoon Brook Hill.
Night Hike and Campfire
Date Change
Sat
9/28
10/12
4-10 Harriman St Pk, NY Route 106, 2nd prkg lot Mod/Mod Jackie 4 mi.
Hike Sun
10/13
9:30-12 Dater Mt, Harriman St Pk, NY Johnsontown Rd, 1st prkg lot Easy-Mod/ Leisurely Jackie 1 good uphill. Coffee & donuts hike.
Hike Sat
10/19
9-3 Sam's Point Preserve, NY Sam's Point Prsrv, Minnewaska, NY Stren/Mod Christine
Jackie & Kay
8.5 mi, views. Prkg fee.
Hike Sun
10/20
9:30-2:30 Long Path to Baileytown Cem, Harriman St Pk, NY Route 6 Hikers prkg area Mod/Mod Jackie 5 mi.
Hike
Tues
10/24
10-2:30 Harriman St Pk, NY Anthony Wayne prkg lot Mod/Mod Dagi 5-6 mi. Great views.
City Path Sat
10/26
11-3 Bordentown, NJ TBD Easy/Leisurely Judy More info
Hike Sun
10/27
10-3 Ramapo Valley Cnty Rsrvtn, NJ 608 Ramapo Valley Rd, Mahwah, NJ Mod/Mod Nancy ~7-mi loop on trails less traveled to Bear Swamp Lake.
Backpack Sat-Sun
11/2-3
TBD Harriman St Pk, NY TBD Mod/Mod Mary-Ann & Jackie More info.

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