Appalachian Trail Sterling Forest Section Hike - 3D9

  • October 27, 2013 · 9:15 AM
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This will be a moderate paced hike of a Section of the Appalachian
trail starting 9 miles west of Elk Pen (Harriman) parking lot. The hike starts when
the AT crosses Lakes road, passes Fitzgerald Falls and finally descends
Arden Mt, Agony Grind (600 ft), ending at Elk Pen. Please bring a least
2 liters of water, lunch and snacks. Hiking Boots Required. No Beginners. Rain Cancels.

A car shuttle will be required for this Hike. Please let me know if you are taking the bus.

Time: 9:15am

Public Transportation:
You can take the 8:30 a.m. SHORT LINE bus run #401 to Arden, Orange CO., NY. Arr. 9:26. Request bus driver to stop at "Welcome to Harriman Park" sign on Rt. 17 at Arden Valley Rd (2 miles N of Southfields). At that sign, go E 4/10 mile. Meet at pkg. lot, which is the first right turn after crossing Thruway Bridge.

[masked] North Wing

Meeting Place: Elk Pen Parking Lot

Mitchell Lieberman

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  • Seth K.

    Sorry that I missed this. Too early! After getting my first good night's sleep in weeks, I hit that snooze button.

    October 27, 2013

  • Lisa

    Oops, sorry, I meant to change my status to not being able to join you.

    October 27, 2013

  • Lisa

    Is there an address I can put into my GPS? I will be driving from NJ.

    October 22, 2013

    • Mitch L.

      The entrance to the park is 1426 New York 17‎
      Southfields, NY 10975 (please verify) or you can use Arden Valley Rd & Elk Pen Southfields, NY 10975

      October 22, 2013

  • Ron K.

    I agree with Lisa. If I go I'll be driving from NYC.

    October 22, 2013

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