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Hike - Stokes State Forest
Event Description: Stokes State Forest is a state park located in Sandyston, Montague and Frankford in Sussex County, New Jersey, United States. Stokes comprises 16,447 acres (66.56 km2) of mountainous woods in the Kittatinny Mountains, extending from the southern boundary of High Point State Park southwestward to the eastern boundary of the Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area. The park is operated and maintained by the New Jersey Division of Parks and Forestry. (https://www.state.nj.us/dep/parksandforests/parks/stokes.html) Timeframe: 10:00am - 1:00pm (approximately 3 hours) Location: Coursen Road Sandyston, NJ (https://www.google.com/maps/place/Coursen+Rd,+Branchville,+NJ+07826/@41.2058373,-74.7766693,487a,35y,131.48h,44.86t/data=!3m1!1e3!4m5!3m4!1s0x89c367d94227ab93:0x4f891d45e9d88913!8m2!3d41.1961311!4d-74.7872464 ) Park in the parking lot. Please arrive promptly. Hiking begins 10 minutes after start time. If you have trouble finding the meeting location, call or text us at:[masked]. Intensity Level: 3 - Moderate Intensity (Click here for ALHM Intensity Level Descriptions (http://www.meetup.com/Active-Life-for-a-Healthy-Mind/pages/ALHM_Intensity_Levels/)). Weather: This event will be held only if weather conditions permit (if a cancellation occurs, participants will be notified through a Meetup email). What to bring: For this hike you should be properly dressed for a hike and appropriate for the weather. Long pants, a long sleeve shirt and hiking boots are recommended. You should have water, snacks and a small backpack to carry it all. Costs: Stokes State Forest is free to the public, so there is no cost associated with this event. Release and Waiver: While participation in ALHM activities are voluntary, ALL participants at ALL activities must sign a Release and Waiver of Liability (www.TheADI.org/Waiver).

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Stokes State Forest · Sandyston, NJ

Respond by: 11/23/2018
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This group is intended for anyone who is living with anxiety or depression, and seeking a healthy and active social outlet. Although our goal is to introduce and support a healthy and active lifestyle for individuals living with anxiety or depression, all are welcome to join this group. We engage in a variety of activities including but not limited to walking, running, and hiking.

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