Hike to Fire Island then AfterParty @ Beach

The Hike is a Sierra Club Event...

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Please take the time to read the meetup event information... this way you will come prepared, bring proper stuff and know what to expect... Thanks ... :-)

Hike to Fire Island!!!

Then Optional After party @ Beach

Nothing beats the feeling of going in the Water after some exercise!!!

THIS IS A STRENUOUS EVENT!!!

YOU MUST BE IN GOOD SHAPE AND 

PHYSICAL CONDITION TO ATTEND!!!

The GAME Plan!!!

• We get together @ Car-Pool spot

• Drive to Robert Moses Field 4

• Hike to Fire Island - Kismet (around 3+ miles one way on Soft Sand)

• Relax - Chill - Explore Kismet - around 1 hour Break!

• Enjoy Ice-Cream - Snacks @ Kismet 

• on Return Walk to Robert Moses - stop by at Light House

• After return, Get Chair / cooler / beach accessories from car (if joining us for afterparty)!

• Relax - chill - mingle @ Beach

AFTERPARTY...

After the Hike, you can optionally join us to chill on the Beach...

After returning, Change/Freshen-up, Get Food, Coolers from Car/concession stands

Relax, Chill @ Beach &/or Go for a Dip in the Water!!!

For the Hike: Please bring snack/lunch - sandwich or salad etc, granola bars, bananas, towel, drink, sunblock, bug spray. You can walk barefoot on beach but bring sneakers/sandals with you anyways (to walk in Kismet).

For the AfterParty: You may bring beach wear, Maybe your own cooler with some drink, mat or chair or extra towel, maybe change of clothes, maybe umbrella, etc.

Food/Drinks will be available at the Boardwalk for purchase or bring a SUBWAY/Deli Sandwich or Salad & Fruits etc (a Healthier Option)!

Car-pool / LIRR meetup spot

CAR-POOL TIME: 12:00 pm

KJ Farrels, 242 Pettit Ave, Bellmore,  NY.

For those coming from the city or the 5 Boros, this place is easily accessible by LIRR.

You can also share the $10 parking fee by car-pooling.

Take LIRR to Bellmore Train Station

Robert Moses Field 4

Its suggested that you meet us at KJ Farrels so we can go to beach together.

But if you prefer to meet us at Robert Moses, please post here when you RSVP so we can co-ordinate it. 

Meet @ Beach NEXT to concession Stands @ 1pm

Please be ready at this time to depart! 

Sometimes there are long lines at Ladies restrooms. Secondly, very limited restroom availability at Kismet.

This is a Multi-Meetup Group Combined Event!

THIS MEETUP IS Weather Dependent!

Please CHECK THIS PAGE FOR UPDATES - on the morning BEFORE LEAVING for HIKE.

This is an event organized for our friends to get together and socialize. We are not professional hikers or professional organizers. You are welcome to join us but before you attend you must familiarize yourself with the risks associated with this type of activity.

All Attendees required to sign Liability Waiver

Hiking or outdoor activities have inherent risks. Your participation in our hikes or other events could be dangerous and can result in serious injury, medical emergency, even death. It is your responsibility to learn the trails and to follow the group so you do not get detached from the group. Make yourself aware of your surroundings and trail conditions at all times. You agree to participate in these events completely at your own risk and to take full responsibility for your own safety and well being, including those of your guests. You agree not to hold the Organizer, Co-Organizer, Assistant Organizers, Event Organizer, Event Hosts, Hike Leader or any other members responsible for any injuries, mishaps, or any other situation that may happen at a planned event. Your attendance at the event signifies that you have read and accept the terms of this liability waiver.


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  • Len

    What a great day... Friendly Atmosphere, Friendly People, nice weather... A Somewhat strenuous Walk ... Enjoyed Beach... relaxed & had food in Kismet... then relaxed in Robert Moses... then Drum Circle was a perfect icing on the cake ... :-)

    2 · September 2, 2013

  • sara

    A great hike yesterday. It was a beautiful day, great group of people. Am very impressed with Len's organizing skills.

    1 · September 1, 2013

  • Gajtana

    Nice exercise, with a view waking on the beach:-) Great company and cooperative weather. I'm glad I went to the drumming circle to top off a lovely day!

    September 1, 2013

  • Len

    What a great day... Friendly Atmosphere, Friendly People, nice weather... A Somewhat strenuous Walk ... Enjoyed Beach... relaxed & had food in Kismet... then relaxed in Robert Moses... then Drum Circle was a perfect icing on the cake ... :-)

    1 · September 1, 2013

  • David A.

    Multi group meetup. Such a nice itinerary. Healthy workout, followed by beach hangout + Drum Circle Field 5

    1 · August 31, 2013

  • David A.

    Gajtana +3 are on SSP near Nassau/Suffolk line. Will be there maybe 1:30. If u go ahead, please advise, we will catch up

    August 31, 2013

  • sara

    Latin, Red & I are at the Belmore station. Where are you?

    August 31, 2013

  • Len

    Please take the time to read the meetup event information... this way you will come prepared, bring proper stuff and know what to expect... Thanks ... :-)

    August 26, 2013

    • sara

      Pt, I am meeting Red at Penn Station. Call Red's cell if you want us to look for you.

      August 31, 2013

    • Red C

      Sara and I taking LIRR. We are expecting to arrive at belmore around 11:48.

      August 31, 2013

  • Nemo2

    Will be arriving in Belmore at 11:48am on the LIRR from Penn Station

    August 31, 2013

  • Gajtana

    I have room for one (possibly two more passengers) and can pick up at Main Street, Flushing (near 7 and LIRR) at 11:30 a.m. or near the Jamaica station at noon.

    August 30, 2013

  • pt

    Is anyone driving from Brooklyn? If so, I would like a ride and could chip in for gas. Otherwise, I'm thinking of taking the LIRR.

    1 · August 29, 2013

    • Amanda Z.

      Hi pt, r u going there by LIRR . I am leaving from Brooklyn too and want to join u take the train together

      August 30, 2013

  • Gajtana

    I will be driving from Queens and have a couple of seats open to carpool, so let me know if you need a ride.

    August 26, 2013

    • Gajtana

      I might have a seat or two available- for pickup at the Jamaica station/Flushing/Bayside­ area. Message me if this works for you.

      August 29, 2013

    • Red C

      Thanks Gautama! I will be leaving from city! I will see you there!! :)

      August 29, 2013

  • David A.

    Looks like the LIRR on Sat arrives in Bellmore at 11:18 and 11:48

    August 29, 2013

  • Len

    For the folks taking the train, please post the train arrival time... we should have enough car for everyone...

    August 29, 2013

  • Amanda Z.

    We are 2 girls from Brooklyn . We would love to go there, but we don't have a car. Is there anyone driving from NYC area and have seats available ?

    August 28, 2013

    • Len

      You can contact Gajtana, please see her comment... she is driving from Queens... you can send her email thru meetup...

      August 28, 2013

  • Kristina

    Is there an approximate end time, or is that open-ended?

    August 26, 2013

    • Len

      somewhat open ended... u can leave whenever you feel like...

      August 27, 2013

  • Gajtana

    I would love to do this hike again. Count me in:-)

    August 16, 2013

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