HIKE - Lewis Morris Park

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Leaders: Stan and Bev Kaltnecker,[masked] [masked]
Meet: 9:45 AM at Sunrise Lake, Lewis Morris County Park at the lowest parking lot. (Just keep making right turns until you can go no further). Be there 15 minutes early. Facilities available. The hike will be a "lollipop" hike of 4-4 1/2 miles. We will hike along the Whippany River on Patriot's Path and enter Dismal Harmony and hike along the Dismal Brook. Should be plenty of flowing water. One significant hill. Bring water and snack.Hiking boots required. Please watch this site on the morning of May 15 for any last minute changes/cancellaitons.
If this is your third trial meetup event with the TSR Meetup group, we now ask you to join our TriState Ramblers Club for $15 for a yearly membership. By paying the club membership fee you will have a FULLER SCHEDULE of hikes, bike rides, and canoeing events 6 DAYS a week, all year long. You also will not need to sign up in advance for most hikes or be waitlisted. You can attend all activities. Visit our website at tristateramblers.org for an application and schedule preview.

DIRECTIONS:
LEWIS MORRIS PARK, Morristown, NJ Coordinates: N40° 47.50', W74° 31.94'
I-287 to Exit 30-B (Bernardsville). At light turn right onto US 202N. Go about 1.7 miles to light and turn left onto Tempe Wick Rd. Pass Jockey Hollow entrance and go another mile on Tempe Wick Rd. Turn right on Corey Lane. Go 1.4 miles and turn right on NJ 24/CR 510 (Mendham Rd.) Go 1.7 miles to park entrance.
ALTERNATIVE: I-287 south to Exit 35 (Morristown, Madison Ave). Turn right at traffic light and bear right at next traffic light onto South St. Continue to Morristown Green. Go around the Green to No. Park Place and turn right onto Washington St. which becomes NJ 24/CR 510 west (Mendham Rd.) Go 2.8 miles to park entrance on the left.
Continue to Sunrise Lake Area:
Go about 0.6 miles and turn right onto Sunrise Lake road. Go about .4 mi. & turn right &
go downhill to parking lot behind the boathouse. Do not go into large parking lot before going downhill. This lot
is closed in the winter.