Adventure Schedule

Adventure Schedule and Meeting Places

September 2018 through April 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
Night Hike & Yoga Sat
9/15
4-10 Harriman St Pk, NY Route 106, 3rd parking lot Easy-Mod/Mod Jackie Night hike with campfire and sunset yoga.
Clean-up Hike Sun
9/16
9-12 Ramapo Mt St Forest, NJ Skyline Drive, lower lot Easy-Mod/ Leisurely Jen 4.4 miles. Help AFW maintain the McEvoy Trail.
Hike
Cancelled - forecasted rain
Tues
9/18
10-3
9:30-3
Horse Pond Mt, NJ Long Pond Ironworks Historic District Museum Mod-Stren/ Mod Dagi 6 miles.
Hike Sat
9/22
9-4
10-3
4 Birds Trail Lower Hibernia Rd, Rockaway, NJ Stren/Mod Judy About 12 8 miles.
Hike
Cancelled - low sign-up
Sun
9/23
10-3:30 Ramapo Valley Cnty Reservation, Oakland, NJ Route 202 parking lot Mod-Stren/ Mod Nancy 7-mi loop; less travelled trails around Bear Swamp Lake; views.
Backpacking
Modified
Sat-Sun
9/22-23
TBD Harriman St Pk, NY TBD Mod/Mod
Easy/Mod
Jackie & Mary-Ann More info.
City Path Sat
9/29
9:30-2 TreEscape Aerial Adventure Pk Ropes Courses 414 County Rd 517, Vernon Township, NJ 07462 Varies Jackie More info. Register with full payment by September 22.
Hike Sun
9/30
9:30-2 Harriman St Pk, NY Route 106, 3rd parking lot Mod/Mod Jackie 4.5 miles. Bald Rock via Black Rock.
Hike
Thurs
10/4
10-2 Campgaw Mt Cnty Reservation, Mahwah, NJ Campgaw Reservation, 1st parking area Mod/Mod Georgette 5 miles.
Hike Sat
10/6
10-3 Harriman St Pk, NY Lake Sebago Boat Launch Stren/Mod Dagi 6 miles. 7 Hills - 2 great scrambles.
Hike Sun
10/7
10-2 Cedar Grove, NJ Foodtown
597 Pompton Ave, Cedar Grove, NJ 07009
Easy-Mod/Mod Jackie 4.5-mile loop.
Hike Sat
10/13
8-4
9-3
AT - Oil City Rd to Rt 94 Rt 94 AT Parking Lot, Vernon, NJ Stren/Mod Judy 10-mile shuttle hike on AT.
Watercolor Workshop Sun
10/14
10-1 Ross Dock Picnic Area Palisades Interstate Park, Fort Lee, NJ N/A Julia & Priscilla More info. Register with full payment by October 1.
Hike Thurs
10/18
10-2 Pyramid Mt, Montville, NJ Pyramid Mt Visitor Center Easy-Mod/Mod Dagi
Priscilla
4.1 miles.
Hike Sun
10/21
10-3 Delaware Water Gap Nat'l Rec Area Blairstown Hardware Store, NJ Mod-Stren/Mod Nancy ~7 miles. Coppermine to Catfish Ridge. Views & pond.
Hike
Cancelled - forecasted rain & strong winds
Sat
10/27
10-2:30 Dismal Harmony Natural Area - Patriots Path Lewis Morris St Pk, Morristown, NJ Mod/Mod Christine 6-mile loop. Some rocks, good transition hike from Easy to Moderate.
Hike
Change in location & time
Sun
10/28
10-1
10-2
Ringwood Manor, Ringwood, NJ
Harriman St Pk, NY
Ringwood Manor House, 1st parking lot
Route 6 Hikers Parking
Mod/Leisurely Jen 3 miles. Manor Trail Hike.
~4.5 miles. Long Path to Stockbridge Shelter.
Hike Thurs
11/1
10-2 Ramapo Mt St Forest, Oakland, NJ Skyline Drive, lower lot Mod-Stren/ Mod Dagi 5-6 miles.
Backpacking/td> Sat-Sun
11/3-4<
TBD Harriman St Pk, NY TBD Mod-Stren/Mod Jackie & Mary-Ann More info.
Hike
Sat
11/3
9-2:30 Pochuck Boardwalk & Stairway to Heaven Wawayanda Mt, Vernon Valley, NJ Mod-Stren/Mod Christine 7 miles. 1st half mostly boardwalk, then steep ascent to Pinwheel Vista overlook.
Hike Sat
11/10
10-2 Ken Lockwood Gorge & the Columbia Trail Columbia Trailhead parking, 79 Main St, High Bridge, NJ Mod/Mod Judy
Mary
~7 miles. Minimal elevation change.
Hike Sun
11/11
9:30-2:30 West Mt Loop Anthony Wayne Rec Area, Harriman St Pk, NY Mod-Stren/Mod Jackie 5+ miles with some rock scrambles.
Hike Sat
11/17
9:30-2 Dater Mt, Harriman St Pk, NY Johnsontown Road, 1st parking lot Mod/Mod Jackie 4+ miles. Dater MT/Almost Perpendicular loop.
Hike Sun
11/18
10-3 Assiniwikam Mt, Norvin Green, NJ The New Weis Center Mod-Stren/Mod Nancy ~7-mi loop. Some ups & downs, NYC view.
Hike Tues
11/20
10-2 Island Pond, Harriman St Pk, NY Route 106, 2nd lot
Reeves Visitor Center
Easy-Mod/ Leisurely Georgette 4-5 miles.
Hike Sat
11/24
10-2:30 Tatum Park, Middletown, NJ Tatum Park parking area Mod/Leisurely Christine 6 miles. Some ups & downs. Holly trees.
Hike Sun
11/25
10-2 Eagle Rock Reservation, NJ Whole Foods Market, 235 Prospect Ave, West Orange, NJ Easy/Mod Jackie 3.5+ miles. NYC view.
Hike
Cancelled - forecasted rain
Sun
12/2
10-2 Wawayanda Lake, NJ Wawayanda Lake - Beach parking lot Mod/Mod Christine 6 miles. Good transition hike from Easy to Mod. Rolling hills, some stream crossings.
Hike Tues
12/4
10-2 Stockbridge Mt, Harriman St Pk, NY Silvermine Picnic Area Mod/Mod Georgette 5.4 miles.
Hike Sun
12/9
10-2 Turkey Mt, NJ Pyramid Mt Visitor Center, Montville, NJ Mod/Mod Nancy ~5 miles.
~4 miles, 100 steps, falls, ruins & view. Some ups & downs.
Hike
Cancelled - rain.
Rescheduled
Sun
12/16

Sat 1/5/19
11-2 Loantaka Brook Reservation, Morristown, NJ Loantaka Brook Reservation Easy/Leisurely Christine 4 miles.
Hike Thurs
12/20
10-2 Ramapo Mt St Forest, Oakland, NJ Skyline Drive, upper lot Mod/Mod Dagi 5-6 miles.
Hike Sat
12/22
10-1:30 Pyramid Mt, Montville, NJ Pyramid Mt Visitor Center Mod/Leisurely Christine 5 miles. Along Tayortown Reservoir.
Hike Sun
12/23
10-1:30 Garret Mt Pk, Paterson, NJ Garret Mt Pk - Lambert Castle parking lot Easy-Mod/ Leisurely Jackie 3+ miles. Hike the perimeter.
Hike Sat
12/29
10-2 Harriman St Pk, NY Reeves Visitor Center Mod/Mod Dagi 5 miles along creek.
Hike Sun
12/30
10-1 Ramapo Mt St Forest, Oakland, NJ Skyline Drive, lower lot Easy/Mod Jackie 3+ miles. Ramapo Lake loop.
Hike
Rescheduled from 12/16
Sun
12/16

Sat 1/5/19
11-2 Loantaka Brook Reservation, Morristown, NJ Loantaka Brook Reservation Easy/Leisurely Christine 4 miles.
Hike Sun
1/6/19
9-3 Ramapo Mt St Forest, Oakland, NJ Skyline Drive, lower lot Mod-Stren/Mod Jackie 6+ miles. Wanaque Ridge loop, rock scrambles.
Hike Thurs
1/10/19
10-2 Harriman St Pk, NY Reeves Visitor Center Mod/Mod Dagie 5 miles.
Hike Sun
1/13/19
10-12:30 Hacklebarney St Pk, Long Valley, NJ Hacklebarney parking area Easy-Mod/ Leisurely Nancy 4-mile loop to river.
Hike Tues
1/22/19
10-2 Tallman Mt St Pk, NY Rockland Road off Rt 9W Easy/Leisurely Georgette 4 miles.
Hike Sat
1/26/19
10-2 Kittatinny Valley St Pk, NJ Kittatinny Valley St Pk Easy-Mod/ Leisurely Christine 5-mile loop. White's Pond & Lake Aeroflex.
Hike Sun
1/27/19
9:30-2:30 Terrace Pond, NJ Sears parking lot, Hewitt, NJ Mod/Mod
Mod+/Mod
Jackie 6+ miles. Terrace Pond from Rt 511. Lots of small rock scrambles.
Hike Sat
2/2/19
10-3 Sterling Forest, NY Sterling Forest Visitor Center Mod-Stren/Mod Christine 7 miles. Lake view, steep ascent/descent.
Hike Sun
2/3/19
10-2 Horseshoe Lake, Succasunna, NJ Horseshoe Lake Easy-Mod/ Leisurely Christine 4 miles, flat, on West Morris Greenway.
Hike Tues
2/5/19
10-2 State Line Lookout, Alpine, NJ State Line Lookout parking area Easy-Mod/Mod Georgette 5 miles.
Hike Sun
2/10/19
9-3 Pyramid Mt, Montville, NJ Bubbling Brook Rd, Kinnelon, NJ Mod-Stren/Mod Jackie 8.5-mile loop.
Hike Sat
2/16/19
9:30-2 Surprise Lake, NJ Sears parking lot, Hewitt, NJ Mod-Stren/Mod Jackie 5+ miles. Time includes shuttle to marina lot.
Hike Thurs
2/21/19
10-2 Harriman St Pk, NY Johnsontown Road cul-de-sac Mod/Mod Dagi ~7 miles. Lunch by the lake.
Hike Sat
2/23/19
10-2 Sourland Mt, Hillsborough, NJ Sourland Mt parking area Mod/Mod Judy ~6.5 miles. Some rocky places.
Hike Sun
2/24/19
10-2:30 Old Croton Aqueduct, NY Ossining, NY. Carpool from NJ Easy-Mod/ Leisurely Christine 4-5 miles to the New Croton Dam/Reservoir. Great waterfall.
Hike Sun
3/3/19
10-2 Indian Hill, Sterling Forest, NY Rt 17/17A Commuter Parking Lot Mod/Mod Christine 5-mile loop. Some uphill/downhill, views, swampy.
Hike Thurs
3/7/19
10-2:30 Harriman St Pk, NY Tuxedo Commuter Parking Lot Mod-Stren/Mod Dagi 6.2 miles. Some great views.
Hike Sun
3/10/19
10-2 Deer Park, Allamuchy St Pk, NJ Rt 517, Allamuchy St Pk, NJ Easy/Mod Nancy 5-miles around Deer Park Pond.
Hike Sat
3/16/19
10-3 Harriman St Pk, NY Rt 106, 2nd parking lot Stren/Mod Dagi 5-6 miles. Lots of hills.
Hike Sun
3/24/19
9:30-3:30 Lake Rutherford loop High Point St Pk, NJ Mod/Mod Jackie 6-mile loop.
Hike Tues
3/26/19
10-2 High Tor St Pk, NY Central Highway parking lot Mod/Mod Georgette 5 miles.
Hike Sat
3/30/19
9:30-2 Allamuchy St Pk, NJ Sussex Branch Trail - Waterloo Rd parking lot Mod-Stren/Mod Christine 6-mile loop. Some uphill/downhill. Lunch with view.
Hike Sun
3/31/19
10-1:30 Ramapo Mt St Forest, Oakland, NJ Skyline Drive, lower lot Easy/Mod Jackie 3+ miles. Hike to castle.
Hike Sat
4/6/19
9:30-3:30 Castle Rock, NY Garrison, NY Mod/Mod Jackie 6-mile loop.
Hike Sun
4/7/19
10-2 Point Mt, Western Hunterdon Cnty, NJ TBD Mod/Mod Nancy ~5-mile loop. Lunch along river.
Hike Tues
4/9/19
9:30-2 Lichen Trail, Harriman St Pk, NY Lake Skannatati Mod/Mod Georgette 6 miles.
Hike Sat
4/13/19
10-2 Harriman St Pk, NY Reeves Visitor Center Stren/Mod Dagi 6 miles. 7 hill. Shuttle.
Hike Sat
4/14/19
10-2 The Tourne, Boonton, NJ Parking area near ball field Easy-Mod/ Leisurely Christine 5 miles. Lunch at Birchwood Lake Beach.
Hike Sat
4/20/19
9:30-3 Baileytown Cemetery, Harriman St Pk, NY Rt 6 Hikers Parking Mod/Mod Jackie 5-mile loop via Stockbridge Shelter.
Hike Thurs
4/25/19
10-2:30 Harriman St Pk, NY Lake Tiorati Beach parking area Mod/Mod Dagi 5-6 miles. Shuttle
Hike Sat
4/27/19
11-2:30 Duke Farms, Hillsborough, NJ Orientation Center Easy-Mod/ Leisurely Christine 4-mile loop. Visit orchid greenhouse.

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