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Mohonk: Millbrook ridge and Gertrude's nose

  • Sep 22, 2012 · 9:15 AM
  • Mohonk Preserve - West Trapps Trailhead

Hike limit 15: to sign up see instructions below.

Join us for this scenic hike 10 mile hike along Millbrook ridge then over to Gertrude's nose. We will have numerous views of the surrounding valley's and hills, whilst traversing rocky outcroppings (sometimes with steep drop-offs). Our route will include hiking trails, rock clambering as well as a section of carriage trail.

Requirement for attending: You need to have hiked with me previously to attend, see sign up instructions below.

Distance: 10 miles

Total Elevation: 1500 ft

Pace: Moderate

Mohonk Preserve fee: You will need either a day pass ($12 per person) or yearly pass for the Mohonk Preserve to attend this hike.

How to sign up for this hike:

This event is for members only who have hiked with me before. Given the length and pace we will be going on this hike, I am also limiting to members who I believe can handle what is planned. This is in the interest of safety and overall enjoyment of the group.

If you wish to attend please sign up on the waiting list, you will then get an email indicating whether your RSVP has been changed to Yes/No. Space on the hike is also limited, so it is also possible that you remain on the waiting list for this reason.

What to bring Bring water (2 liters minimum), insect repellent, suntan lotion, lunch/something to snack on and a first aid kit. Wear hiking hiking boots or sturdy hiking sneakers, the terrain is rough in places with the rocks.

Directions

http://www.mohonkpreserve.org/west-trapps-trailhead

Cancellation Notices: We will be monitoring the weather prior to the hike and if conditions are not suitable the hike is subject to cancellation. Please make sure to check your email or the meetup site prior to leaving your house, cancellation notices will be sent prior to 7 am if required (but most probably the night before).

Liability Waiver: This is a social group of like minded individuals that enjoy hiking, it is not organized by a professional hiker. Hiking or outdoor activities have inherent risks. Your participation in our hikes or other events could be dangerous and can result in serious injury, medical emergency, even death. By signing up for this event, you agree to participate completely at your own risk and to take full responsibility for your own safety and well being, including those of your guests.

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  • Willie S.

    Any photos yet?

    October 2, 2012

    • Jeff

      I took a lot but have not had a chance to download them. I will do it this week and post them as quickly as possible

      October 2, 2012

  • Heike

    Fabulous day, great group size, fun and interesting group. Lots of wonderful views and some good exercise, that one's a keeper.

    September 24, 2012

  • Jeff

    I had lots of fun with a great group of people. The size of the group was perfect and the pace wasn't too bad :). Thank you so much for putting this together. I'm looking forward to the next hike and I will bring you a bag of m&m's

    September 23, 2012

  • Mary C

    Fabulous hike as usual with Heike leading:) Also enjoyed the dinner a lot, despite the glich in our orders...the extra beer helped!

    September 23, 2012

  • Willie S.

    Enjoyed the hike and friendship of everyone. Thanks Heike.

    September 22, 2012

7 went

  • Heike
    Organizer,
    Event Host
  • Jeff
    HPB - participated in 10+ events member!
  • Mary C
    HPB - participated in 20+ events member!
  • Willie S.
    HPB - participated in 10+ events member!
  • Bill M.
    HPB - participated in 30+ events member!
  • Rob
  • A former member

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