Past Meetup

CONSTITUTION ISLAND - RE-ENACTMENT DAY

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Price: $3.00 /per person
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Child friendly. Strolling, sightseeing at a gentle pace. This legendary gem on the Hudson, opposite West Point, is open only 3 weekends per summer.

Expect entrance fee of $10, covering free boat rides, guided walks, or independent exploration. Amenities include shaded picnic groves, public restrooms, a gift shop in the historic Warner House, walking trails, and a hot dog vendor. Departure time is optional.

Here is a link to the Constitution Island website: Constitution Island. (http://www.constitutionisland.org/)

THE SCHEDULING OF EVENTS AT CONSTITUTION ISLAND CAN BE UNCERTAIN, PLEASE CHECK HERE TO MAKE SURE THE ISLAND WILL BE OPEN AS SCHEDULED.

Meeting: Take the 9:43 a.m. Metro North Hudson Line train from Grand Central to Cold Spring, arriving Cold Spring at 11:03 and meet at the parking area south side of train station, for transport to the island. The round trip fare is $28.00.

Here is the Hudson Line weekend schedule: Hudson Line schedule (http://web.mta.info/mnr/html/planning/schedules/pdf/HUD_SS_apr262015.pdf).

(*Alternatively, meet at 10AM at parking lot at North White Plains Train Station for car pooling. Donate $5 to the driver. For this option, you must call leader in advance.)

Leader: Stewart Manville 1-914-582-12379

Contact hike leader directly if you have questions about the hike.

Free for paid annual Shorewalkers members, $3 for non-members, visit www.shorewalkers.org (http://www.shorewalkers.org/) to join.