Hikes: January–March 2017

Hikes Chairperson: Glen Nison 718-625-2182 gnisonbike@juno.com
For listings of hikes not led by members of ADKNY, (and not necessarily qualifying) try these links:
http://www.nynjtc.org/content/scheduled-hikes
http://www.hudsonhikers.org/schedules.html
http://midhudsonadk.org/outings/

Please check schedules of various public transportation options as fares and schedules may have changed.

 

SATURDAY, FEB 11, 2017      LADENTOWN RAMBLE   HARRIMAN STATE PK    moderate 7 miles
Meet at trailhead 10:00     Michael Simon and Maria Sola-Simon  516-729-6284
The terrain is almost entirely through deep woods. The climb is gentle
and steady except at the beginning, a bit rocky. Should be a peaceful
leisurely saunter through winter woods.
Winter weather conditions may prevail. Be prepared with proper foot gear
such as micro spikes. Bring food and water and love for winter hiking.
Please call to register. Qualifying.
Trailhead directions:  From Palisades Interstate Parkway take exit 13(
US 202/Suffern/Haverstraw) Drive west 1.75 miles to a junction with Old
Route 306. Turn right, then right again at stop sign. Turn left after
0.2 mile onto a dead end road look for sign for a summer camp,
Ramaquois, bear left and turn left again within another 0.2 mile onto
Diltz Road, a private rd. Continue for 0.2 mile and just before the
overhead power lines cross the paved road, turn right into a lot where
the sign says  Hikers Park Here.
Map # 118 Southern Harriman


SATURDAY, MARCH 4, 2017      BLACK MOUNTAIN HARRIMAN STATE PK      Moderate 6 miles
Meet at trailhead 10:00   Michael Simon and Maria Sola-Simon  516-729-6284
The hike includes the summit of Black Mt. The route is on well
constructed trails with lovely views of the Hudson Valley and Manhattan
skyline. Winter weather conditions may prevail. Be prepared with proper
foot gear such as micro spikes.  Bring food and water and a love for
winter hiking.  we'll stop afterwards to warm up and refresh. Please
call to register. Qualifying.
Trailhead directions: To reach the Silvermine parking area, take exit
18 from Palisades Interstate Parkway. Follow traffic circle to Seven
Lakes Drive(west bound).
Map #119 Northern Harriman


SATURDAY, APRIL 8, 2017     IRON MINE WALK    HARRIMAN STATE PK        Moderate 7.5 miles
Meet at trail head 10:00     Michael Simon and Maria Sola-Simon   516-729-6284
Moderate hike with a few short climbs. Visit 19th  century iron mining
area near Hogencamp Mt. Will also pass Ship Rock, Lemon Squeezer, Lichen
Trail, Times Square and Lake Skannatati. Bring food and water and a
springtime love for hiking.  Please call to register. Qualifying.
Trailhead directions:  Starts at Lake Skannatati parking area on Seven Lakes Drives in Harriman State Park
Map # 119 Northern Harriman State Park


SATURDAY, MAY 6. 2017   ISLAND POND HARRIMAN STATE PARK  Moderate 7 miles

Meet at Trailhead 10:00   Michael Simon and Maria Sola-Simon 516-729-6284
Loop hike climbs up to amazing views, traverse lakes, streams waterfalls
and old mines. Bring Food and Water and springtime love for hiking.
Please call to register. Qualifying.
Trailhead directions:  From NY 87 exit at Sloatsburg NY exit 15a. 
Going North on Route 17 thru Tuxedo and Southfields NY to Arden Rd
Harriman State Park. Make right and go 0.2 mile to Elk pen on the right
after crossing NY Thruway.
Map # 119  Northern Harriman State Pk.