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3 miles, easy pace on city streets. Historic homes and history of the area, old streets. Possible dinner after hike. Meet 2 pm at 465 Kings Highway by TD Bank, McDonald Avenue and Kings Highway. F train to Kings Highway in Brooklyn or B82 bus in Brooklyn. Leader: Alan B Hecht,[masked] evenings before 10 pm. Call to confirm hike is on. Non-members one-day dues, $3.
Vaccinated people only, please. 1-2 miles slow walking for 2.5 hours with many stops to look at about 30 murals of North American birds in the Harlem neighborhoods of Hamilton Heights and Washington Heights, where John James Audubon lived. Project is designed not only to help us appreciate the birds’ beauty, but also to make us aware of the climate change challenges they face. Also visit Audubon's impressive gravesite in Trinity Church Cemetery. Meeting place: 10 am Hamilton’s Cafe, 3570 Broadway (146th-147th). Nearest subway: #1 to 145th Street. End at Broadway & 164th near 168th stop of #1. Steady rain cancels. $3 for non-members. Leader: Leigh Hallingby. [masked] or call/text[masked]. Contact up to 10 pm or check Meetup to confirm.
Leigh Hallingby (she/her)
Licensed NYC Tour Guide
Paterson Great Falls National Historical Park
Meet at Hamilton statue in main falls parking lot 10:30 am. We supply
gloves, bags and grabbers. Bring clippers if you have them and gloves if you have them.
Please let leader, Margo Moss, know if you are coming by October 30, 2021 at 4:00 p.m.
Approximately 7 to 8 miles at a moderate pace. We will explore various surrounds of the Piermont area, including the pier, and a walk on rails-to-trails where we will see beautiful views and a special view of the Mario M. Cuomo Bridge. Meet at 10:00 a.m. in parking lot D, which is next to the main parking lot. No public transportation as the Rockland County bus, 9A, has not been in service for many months. Please register by 2 PM on Thursday, November 4 with leader Margo Moss at [masked] or[masked] (landline). Nonmembers $3.