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Hiking at Harriman 5 Miles

  • Jul 20, 2013 · 11:00 AM
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Who's up for another hike?

Distance: 5 miles

Length 3 hours

Difficulty: Moderate  ( 1 rock scrambles, a couple of hills )

Things to bring: 3-4 liters of water, lunch, snacks, leave the cotton and denim at home please.

Warning: This hike will NOT have a sweeper: Meaning it will be completely the hikers responsibility to maintain pace with the group.


Driving Directions

Take N.J. Route 17 north to the New York State Thruway North towards Albany and take the first exit, Exit 15A (Sloatsburg). Turn left at the bottom of the ramp onto N.Y. Route 17 north, and continue through the Village of Sloatsburg. Just past the village, turn right at 3rd traffic light on to 7 Lakes Drive, following the sign for Harriman State Park. Cross an overpass over railroad tracks and continue along Seven Lakes Drive for three-quarters of a mile to the Reeves Meadow Visitor Center, on the right side of the road. Park in the Visitor Center's parking lot or along the road.

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  • Rodney

    See the pic of the other rattlesnake I saw in Harriman a couple of years( i just added to the photos of this hike). They are definitely out there. Nick, thanks for the pics, lunch will be talked about for a long time.

    July 21, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Great hike. The pictures are up, enjoy view the snake from the safety of your own computer screen.

    July 20, 2013

    • A former member
      A former member

      Nice photos, Nicholas. Thanks for sharing :)

      July 20, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    The area was beautiful. I enjoyed this hike and the pace was moderate. Only thing I would have changed is to have started it earlier in the day. Nice, medium sized group which was great.

    July 20, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Unfortunately it turns out I have to work tomorrow. :( Have fun!

    July 19, 2013

  • Skyler C.

    I'd like to participate

    July 19, 2013

  • eric s.

    Rodney: What;'s the plan, if any, with respect to weather impact on this hike? saturday, at the moment, is looking a bit unpredictable.

    July 18, 2013

    • Rodney

      the hike is on rain or shine

      July 19, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    I am interested but need a car pool

    July 16, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Hi , any one has space in your car one from jersey city or nyc ?
    Will share the expense for gas and toll. Thanks

    July 16, 2013

  • Eddie M.

    i live in the hackensack/paramus area if anyone needs a ride

    July 12, 2013

  • Eddie M.

    Gianninna, where are you coming from?

    July 8, 2013

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