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Appalachian Trail - One Way Section Hike (Lusscroft Farm to Culvers Gap)

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    Hike is for intermediate to advanced hikers. (Steep incline at beginning of hike; 500 ft. elevation.)Time: Approximate: 4.5-5 hrs. depending on breaks for scenic views and lunch.

    We will pass through scenic Sunrise Mountain for lunch at the open air pavillion. This is the second highest elevation point in New Jersey. (Hike is approximately 7.5 miles in length.)

    1. START: Meet at restaurant Blue Ribbon Restaurant parking lot.

    2. Drive 1 mile to Appalachian Parking Lot at Culvers Lake. This location is the end of hike. Here we will determine how many cars are needed to drive to starting point at Lusscroft Farm.

    3. Drive to Lusscroft Farm and start hike at the Blue Explorer Trail which meets the Appalachian Trail (AT). We hike approximately 7 miles to the Culvers Lake AT Parking Lot. (End of Hike)

    4. Hikers are driven back to their cars at Lusscroft Farm.

    What is Lusscroft Farm? Find out here:

    Weather: Light rain okay. Heavy rain cancels. Check this site for updates.

    Equipment: Sturdy hiking shoes. Appropriate weather gear. Water (at least 2 liters). Snacks, lunch & hiking poles, micro spikes for icy areas. Camera. Good conversation. Positive and environmentally friendly attitude.

    Leaders cell # emailed day of hike to members who are attending.

    RISK DISCLAIMER:Please remember this is a social event and not a professionally guided hike.  By participating in this hike, you are agreeing not to hold anybody responsible for injuries or accidents, and you acknowledge hiking is a dangerous activity that could lead to injury or death. Always come prepared and equipped as if you are hiking on your own.  In the event of an emergency, your fellow hikers will do their best for you, but there is no guarantee any of the participants will have medical or rescue training.

    By participating in this event you also acknowledge that you understand the level of difficulty and are physically capable, properly attired and have the necessary gear and supplies required for participation in this activity.



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  • A former member
    A former member

    Don't count on us. My car isn't working right. If we can get a ride well be there unless you post it's cancelled. Trying our hardest to make it. Don't wait on me. Sorry :( I would really like to come. Good thing we didn't agree to carpool, bob!

    March 28, 2014

  • Bob

    Clifton, will not work

    March 28, 2014

  • Bob

    Looking for a ride on saturday

    March 26, 2014

    • A former member
      A former member

      Bob where do you live? I am considering going and live in Mount Arlington.

      March 28, 2014


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