This event is being sponsored by WWW.NEWYORKSOCIALNETWORK.COM and several Meet Up Groups. The number of RSVP’s below reflect only a portion of those attending. Please only sign up for this event if you are serious about attending. (We have a 3 flakes and you’re out rule).
Enjoy the "Million Dollar View" of the Catskills. Reminders of its earlier agricultural roots, the open fields and broad views at Spring Farm give way to quiet, forested paths in the famous Gunks Mountain range near New Paltz, NY. Enjoy an invigorating day out of the city with other fun members of our group as you will be treated to some of the most breathtaking views of the Hudson Valley.
Your guide will meet you in midtown for the 90 minute ride upstate then to the "gunks" mountain range where you will spend about 2 hours hiking with a stop along the way to enjoy lunch overlooking the valley. After the hike we will visit a local winery and The Walkway over the Hudson Park. This hike includes a moderate rock scramble (climbing on boulders) it is suggested for those who are in fairly good shape.
$80 ($70 for VIP members) includes: round trip transportation, hiking, all hiking fees.taxes and tips. You can also opt to drive to meet the group.
What is not included: since not all will be drinking, winery tasting fee's (usually $5-$8per person), lunch.
What to bring: Hiking shoes or sneakers with hard soles, sunblock, bottled water, bag lunch. You may also purchase sandwiches at a local deli.
What to expect: 7-13 fun and friendly people who love the outdoors.
Hiking level: Moderate + A moderate rock scramble is part of the hike.
Refunds given only if hike is canceled due to rain.
You will be brought back to NYC by 6pm.