Sunday June 3, 2018 IHC Annual Meeting and Hike Moderate or Moderately Strenuous
IHC Members only Please. Come out for the annual meeting with an optional longer and shorter hike afterwards. Let us know what you liked, and possibly what needs improvement? Make your voices and ideas known.
Leaders: The Old Officers Guy Percival 973-590-7437 Marguerite La Corte 973-625-4379
Alastair MacLennan 908-955-7723 Charlie Kientzler 973-835-1060 Sara Van Niekerk 973-489-6442
Meet: 9:00 AM Tuxedo metered commuter lot, 1 East Village Rd, Tuxedo, NY 10987
From Suffern @ I-87 & I-287 Interchange Exit 15A: Take R-17 about 6.5 miles north to Tuxedo. Just past the Tuxedo train station, turn right on E Village Rd, cross the tracks and turn left into the large parking lot which is free on weekends. GPS (41.1956, -74.1841)
Sunday June 10, 2018 Lake Skannatati Circular North Moderately Strenuous
We will go North on the Long Path instead of South. Then we will use some other trails & then come back on the ASB.
Rain or Foul Weather cancels this hike.
Leader: Roy Williams [email protected]
Meet: 9:00 AM Lake Skannatati Parking Area, Seven Lakes Drive, Harriman State Park, NY 10974
From Suffern: @ I-287 & I-87N Interchange exit 15A: Take Rt-17 north 4½ miles, to Seven Lakes Dr., just north of Sloatsburg, NY. Turn right onto Seven Lakes Drive; go 7.8 miles. Parking is on the left (down the hill) along the lower lake. GPS (41.2429, -74.1017)
Sunday June 17, 2018 Duke Island Circuit Moderately Strenuous
This new hike of about 8 miles goes west to the end of Duke Island Park, and then returns to Old York Road via the historic Raritan Power Canal. All flat going with a mixture of dirt path and pavement. We will see the falls at Duke Island Park that is really quite nice.
Leaders: Guy & Jennifer Percival 973-590-7437 [email protected]
Meet: 9:00 AM Duke Island Park Bikeway, 1128 Old York Road, Raritan, NJ 08869
From 1-287 South Exit 17, (Rt-202/206 South): Drive South 1.5 mi on Rt-202/206 to split of Rts-202 & 206. Take Rt-206 South ½ mi to right lane exit at light for E Somerset St. Turning right, follow E Somerset westward (No Turns) 1.3 mi to parking for the Duke Island Park Bikeway. The road name changes to W. Somerset and then to Old York Rd. GPS (40.5610, -74.6479)
Friday June 22–25, 2018 Catskills – Long Path Extended Weekend Strenuous
Four days in the Catskills hiking the Long Path while enjoying the comforts (especially of the floor) of a member's country home. There are two "big" days, Saturday a 14 mile hike including Plateau Mountain and Sunday a 15 mile hike skirting Kaaterskill High Peak. Friday we will do a 7 mile loop including Sugarloaf Mountain and Monday we will do an 8 mile hike including Indian Head Mountain. SHUTTLES REQUIRED Joint with NYC Ramblers Members of either Club & Friends only please
Leader: Ian Hochstead [email protected]
Meet: Pre-Registration required with Ian for this event and to receive meeting time/place/carpool instructions.