Catskills Waterfall Rappelling - Day 2

  • August 17, 2014 · 9:30 AM

Route TBD, but it will involve rappelling a couple of falls, bush whacking and scrambling. 

-Andre

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Meetup Location: McDonald's right off the exit. 350 New York 212, Saugerties, NY 12477 at 9am. We'll drive to the trail head and drop a car on the way. 

Car Pooling: Drivers, please offer rides if you are willing. Passengers, please contribute to tolls and gas. 

Gear: I'm intentionally not including a gear list - you should know what to bring. 


This is only for experienced rappellers - Having done it a few times makes you a beginner, not "experienced". 

This is not a guided trip. This is an inherently dangerous activity with hazards that include falling rocks, hiking/scrambling over slippery rocks and boulders, rappelling itself, and the general dangers of hiking. 

If you're unsure about your experience, email me (Andre) and we'll discuss. 


Pictures from one possible route:








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  • Eva

    Thank you Chris, Andre, Kennedy for sharing excellent safety tips and everyone who shared their gear, equipment making this rappelling event an amazing experience!

    August 19

  • Andre

    That's for coming out everyone!

    August 19

  • Angel

    Andre and Chris, Thank you so much for planning and leading this wonderful trip! I am impressed at how you made sure everyone is safe and enjoying themselves. And thank you for the awesome pictures! I really appreciate your efforts. Also, everyone on this trip is so delightful! Hoping to see you guys again soon!

    P.S., people at work now think I am crazy.

    1 · August 18

  • Andre

    pushing this back to 9:30

    August 10

  • jesse

    Andre I would love to join you guys on this trip is it possible to squeeze me in?

    August 3

  • Silvia M.

    Hi! It may be early, but I need a ride. I am able to meet you in any borough, Newark, or Hoboken (anything close to NYC) since I am leaving from Brooklyn. LMK if you have a spot for me! :)

    August 1

9 went

  • Andre
    20+ Miler, 0°F, Co-Organizer
    Event Host
  • Rob C.
    50+ Hikes, 20+ Miler, 0°F, UT'10, Assistant Organizer
  • chris
    50+ Hikes, 0°F, Rainier '11, UTx3
  • Kennedy
    50+ Hikes, 0°F
  • Pavel C
    50+ Miler; 5+ Hikes
  • Sagar
    5+ Hikes
  • Eva
    5+ Hikes
  • Angel
    5+ Hikes

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