Schedule for September 2021                                           IHC home page

Sunday, September 5, 2021                   Cliffs of the Delaware, PA               Moderately Strenuous 

We will hike using Cliff Park Trail. That trail has beautiful view points of the Delaware River. Then we will circle the pond on our way back and if we’ll have time, we will see the Hackers Falls.

Leader: Udi Cohen                       732-543-4626           [email protected]

Meet: 8:00 AM     First Parking Lot, Raymondskill Rd Milford, PA 18337

From I-80 West Exit 34B: Take Rt-15 north about 17 mi. to Rt-206 (Rt-15 ends). Continue straight on Rt-206 north 16 mi on across the Delaware (Toll) into Pennsylvania to Rt-209 just after tolls. Take Rt-209 south for 2.4 mi to road on right, leading to Raymondskill Falls Parking lot. (Big Sign) Turn in and drive 0.25 mi to first parking lot. (150 ft. before the Main Parking Lot with toilets and crowds)

GPS (41.2903, -74.8402)

 

Sunday, September 12, 2021        High Point Hike          Moderately Strenuous

Let us see which trails we can find today to hike on today in the highest NJ Park. Rain, cancels this hike

Leaders:    Mike Roulier               201-522-0259           [email protected]

                  Jill Wilson                   973-879-0531           [email protected]

Meet: 8:30 AM     High Point State Park, AT Parking Lot, Rt-23, Wantage, NJ 07461

From I-287 Exit 52: Take Rt-23 North 34 mi to High Point State Park. Almost to the Top of Rt-23 hill, on the left is the AT Parking Lot (just past mile marker 48), immediately after large stone piers on both sides of Rt-23.

Meet at 8:30 Start at 9:00    (GPS 41.3035, -74.6667)

 

Sunday, September 19, 2021   AT #20B—Rt-55 to Leather Hill Rd. and More     Moderately Strenuous

Starting from Rt-55 in Connecticut it’s a short distance to the Connecticut Border (The long-lost objective of this series of AT Hikes) We continue on to Hoyt Road and cross Duell Brook on a nice Bridge. Then it’s up to the ridge and in a short distance is Leather Hill Rd our endpoint. We turn around and return to continue north across Rt-55 to our only viewpoint of the day on Tenmile Hill. At this point we return to our cars on Rt-55. Total distance about 8 miles

Leader: Paul Ferlazzo                  973-979-2010           [email protected] 

Meet: 9:00 AM     Appalachian Trail Parking, Rt-55, Sherman, CT 06784

From Suffern: @ I-287 & I-87N Interchange Exit 15A: Drive North on I-87N for 29 mi to Exit 17 for I-84 Eastbound. After the Tolls continue on I-84 across the Hudson for 16 mi to Exit 52B to Taconic Parkway Northbound. Drive north for 4 mi to Exit 41 Beekman Rd toward Hopewell Jct/Sylvan Lake. Turning right drive east on Beekman Rd (Rt-9) 6 mi to Jct. Rt-21 at circle. Turning right onto Pleasant Ridge Rd/Wingdale Mountain Rd (Rt-21) go 7 mi. first crossing Rt-22 to Rt -55 junction two blocks away. Turning Left (Eastbound) drive 3 mi on Rt-55 to AT Parking on right. Trail does not cross here, there is an access trail.to AT. About 1 hour drive from Suffern.     GPS (41.6448, -73.5192)

 

Saturday, September 25, 2021     Hike over Henry Hudson Bridge and More     Moderately Strenuous

From Penn station we will take the "A" train to its 175 St. stop near the George Washington Bridge bus terminal at 178th St. & Ft. Washington Ave. From the GWB bus terminal, we walk north to & through Ft. Tryon & Inwood Hill Parks to the Henry Hudson Bridge. Next, we cross Spuyten Duyvil via the Bridge's walkway to Riverdale. Then it's on to the Riverside walkway to reach the Wave Hill Garden. Next, we head east to Broadway via 252 & 253 St. At that point, time permitting, we could tour a part of Van Cortland Pk. Finally, we catch the "1" Train at its 242 St. stop & return to Penn Sta.

Leader      Chris Davis                 718-633-0928           [email protected]

Meet: **    Penn Station NY-NJ Transit Waiting Area [Near Men’s Room]

** Please register with Guy at [email protected] for start time.

 


 

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