This group is for people interested in the activities in the South Mountain Reservation sponsored by the South Mountain Conservancy. The conservancy helps to preserve, protect, and enhance the 2099-acre South Mountain Reservation in Essex County, New Jersey. Regularly scheduled activities are hikes, forest regeneration activities (third Sunday of the month), trail work (first Sunday of the month), "trash tackling." In addition there are special volunteer days scheduled for community groups, religious organizations, universities, and corporations.

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  • 2 days ago · 10:00 AM

    Hike: Above Hemlock Falls and the Rahway River

    32 Friends of the Reservation

    Above Hemlock Falls and the Rahway River. We will hike to Hemlock Falls and above it using the stairs to get a different view of the falls. We will hike back down and... Learn more
  • 2 days ago · 9:00 AM

    Trail Work Crew

    1 Member

    Trail Work Crew Sunday, August 2, 9:00 a.m.-noon.Locust Grove Picnic Area. Ages 15+. Help build new, or reroute or repair existing, hiking trails throughout the South... Learn more
  • 6 days ago · 9:15 AM

    Mommy/Daddy Fitness Hike

    4 Friends of the Reservation

    Do you carry your child in a carrier, wrap, or backpack? Then this is the perfect hike for you! Join Lori, of NYC Adventure Moms, as we get a little work out and share... Learn more
  • July 26 · 9:30 AM

    Hike: Lenape Trail to Hemlock Falls

    4 Friends of the Reservation | 5.00

    Lenape Trail to Hemlock Falls. Moderate hike of 4-5 miles on the Lenape (yellow blaze) trail with some gentle ups & downs. One extended fairly steep incline at the start... Learn more
  • July 25 · 10:00 AM

    Trail run to Hemlock falls!

    3 Friends of the Reservation

    Social, no-drop run/hike South Mountain reservation! ~7-mile out-back (or see map below to modify to do less or more). What: Run out-back. I will alternate run-hike (C... Learn more
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