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Harriman Trail Medley Backpack ( 2C18 )

Date and Time

Saturday, November 23, 2019 8:00AM - Sunday, November 24, 2019 3:00PM

Location

Harriman State Park, NY,
New York, Highlands Region,
NY

Registration

Registration is required for this activity.

Overview

Please join this 18 mile backpacking trip through scenic areas of Harriman State Park. After a short ( 6 mile ) car shuttle between the Elk Pen and the Tuxedo, NY train station parking lot we begin backpacking up the Kakiat trail heading towards Pine Meadow Lake area. We will backpack about 9 miles each day. Camping will be at Tom Jones Shelter or Dutch Doctor shelter. We will carry hiking and cooking water. See the link below for a complete route description and maps! The pace, terrain and mileage is explained as follows: ( pace = 2, terrain = C, mileage = 18 ) If you are a member of Facebook, a great way to keep up to date on new trips is by joining our backpackers group. See the link below: If you are a member of the AMC, a great way to keep up to date on new trips is by signing up for the daily digest. See the link below for instructions on how to set this up. Once there go to the FAQ under My Outdoors regarding setting up the Activity Digest.Each time a trip is posted or changed you will get an email the next morning.

AMC Trip Policy

Cost

Free

Related Link(s):

Route Description & Maps
AMC Facebook Backpackers Group
Setting Up Daily Digest

Driving Directions

Click map for driving directions

Driving and car shuttle instructions will be communicated in a timely manner.

Backpacking a Trail Medley in Harriman State Park

Activity

Backpacking

Offered By

N.Y. - North Jersey

Status

Open

Nearby AMC Destination

Harriman Outdoor Center

Difficulty

Moderately Strenuous

Audience

Adults (18+)


Leader




(best time to call: Not After 9 PM)
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AMC Backpack Committee Leader since 2015. Chris is a veteran, sailor and canoeist. Chris enjoys helping folks get outdoors.