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Brooklyn Bridge-Battery Park-Staten Island Ferry

The HIKE is a Sierra Club Event...


Lets Explore !!!

==> Planned Itinerary <==

1. Walk Across Brooklyn Bridge

2. Explore Battery Park

3. Snack Break !

4. Take Staten Island Ferry (FREE)

5. Cherish one of the most amazing views of Downtown Skyline - then return back to downtown in the same Ferry

6. Walk to South Street Seaport

7. Water Taxi Back to Brooklyn ($4/person) - (or Subway)

8. Hangout @ the DUMBO Park!

9.  Ice Cream / Coffee Break

10. Go Home, Relax and watch the PICs !!!

(The above plan is surely subject to change)


Please Bring FOOD for the Snack/Lunch Breaks or Purchase it locally en-route!


This is a Strenuous Event!

You must be in Good Shape and Physical condition in order to attempt this event!

If you are bringing guests, Ensure that they are aware of the details of this Event!


Duration approx 5+ hours (anticipated), Lots-n-Lots of Walking

Expect it to be uniquely awesome views

Expect the Bkln Bridge to be very crowded (if its good weather)

THERE WILL BE Limited REST-ROOM Availability


Please understand that you will need to make a cautious effort to stay with the group. It will not be possible for the Hike organizers to keep track of everyone especially when crossing intersections or in busy areas. If you do get split off from the group, please ensure you know the way back.


Multi-Meetup Combined Event

Please check this meetup page before departing for the Event for any updates.


MEETING LOCATION

Intersection of York and Adams St, in Brooklyn;  1:00 pm


CarPool Location: 

CHIPOTLE in Hicksville Sears parking lot

Time: 11:30 to 11:45 am SHARP !!!

Please post if interested in car-pooling so we have some idea of how many and if you are willing to drive.


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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  • Gladys A.

    I had a blast at the Meetup Brooklyn Bridge-Battery Park- Staten Island Feery. I very much enjoyed visiting places that I was familiar with. I visited places that were totally new to me.

    2 · November 16, 2013

    • Hydie A. A.

      Nice to have met with you again Gladys.

      November 17, 2013

    • Hydie A. A.

      Gladys I have been to "Brooklyn Bridge-Battery Park- Staten Island ferry" many times. However, every time is just as enjoyable as the very first time.

      1 · November 17, 2013

  • Linh N.

    Now - someone can take my place for tomorrow. Have fun everyone! hope to see all next time.

    November 15, 2013

  • Len

    Anyone coming to the car-pool??? Please post so we know how many are car-pooling... Thanks.

    November 15, 2013

  • Len

    Please take the time to update your RSVP ... quite a few on the waiting list... Thanks.

    November 15, 2013

  • Jenny R

    Hi, it'll be my first time to join the group. Can I tag along with you guy? lol

    November 14, 2013

  • Justin F.

    Hi is it possible for me to meet you guys downtown instead of in Brooklyn? I live in the city.

    November 11, 2013

    • Len

      Sorry hard to tell when where we will be ...

      November 13, 2013

  • Len

    CarPool Location: CHIPOTLE in Hicksville Sears parking lot
    Time: 11:30 to 11:45 am SHARP !!!
    Please post if interested in car-pooling so we have some idea of how many and if you are willing to drive.

    November 10, 2013

  • Gabs

    what is a Sierra Club event? Sorry, it's my first time to join and I don't know if I need to a part of the club to be a part of this activity

    October 9, 2013

    • Lori

      No, u don't need to be part of the Sierra club.

      October 9, 2013

  • JB

    Your intro states exploring Gov's Is....assume they meant Staten? and can we meet group on Manhattan side of Bridge?

    October 9, 2013

  • Linh N.

    I better start to exercise now to get in shape for this event. :-)

    October 8, 2013

    • Len

      LOL ... :-)

      October 9, 2013

  • Vivian

    I'd like to join at Staten Island ferry terminal. Is there an estimated time that the group will reach the ferry terminal?

    October 9, 2013

    • Len

      You guess will be as good as mine in the amount of time it might take to walk across and explore...

      1 · October 9, 2013

  • Len

    Thanks for the updates... we will take Staten Island ferry instead...

    October 8, 2013

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