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AMC offers COVID conscious opportunities to enjoy the outdoors locally, visit many of our lodges and campgrounds, and join virtual events and activities. Participants of all in-person events should bring and wear face coverings, expect social distancing, and changes to our usual practices. To support contact tracing and hands-free signing of the AMC liability waiver, online registration is required for all in person AMC events.

Do Nothing Day at the Corman AMC Harriman Outdoor Center

Date and Time

Saturday, August 8, 2020

Location

The Stephen & Betsy Corman AMC Harriman Outdoor Center,
New York, Hudson River Valley,
NY

Registration

Registration is required for this activity.

Overview

Enjoy a day at the Corman AMC Harriman Outdoor Center. There are no organized activities for this day. While you are welcome to enjoy your favorite hikes, paddle across Breakneck pond or enjoy a swim in a cool mountain lake; you can also throw up a comfy hammock, snooze or read a book. It's your day to do your way. Modern bathhouses with hot showers and flush toilets are available in the camp as well as a secure bear box if you need to store any food during the day. Paddling and yoga equipment at the camp are provided free of charge courtesy of the NY-NoJ Chapter. The camp is accessible by public transportation. Registration: Registration is mandatory. Space is limited to five participants. We will have a two step registration process. Step 1 will require registering on the AMC website. Confirmed participants will be sent a code to register for a ticket on Eventbrite. Your registration is not complete until payment is received. An Information Sheet will be sent to all registered participants attached to your confirmation email. Cost: $25 AMC Members / $65 Non-Members Rate includes full use of the amenities at the Corman AMC Harriman Outdoor Center for the day, All meals are optional. Rate excludes EventBrite and credit card processing fees for Non-members. Cancellation Policy: Reservations cancelled more than 14 days in advance receive a full refund minus a $25 processing fee. Reservations cancelled 14 days or less in advance are not refundable. If the AMC must cancel a program, registrants will be notified and all fees will be refunded. Normal weather will not cancel this event.

AMC Trip Policy

Cost*

Adult: $25 member / $65 non-member
*Rate includes full use of the amenities at the Corman AMC Harriman Outdoor Center for the day, All meals are optional. Rate excludes EventBrite and credit card processing fees for Non-members.

Related Link(s):

More about the Corman AMC Harriman Outdoor Center
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AMC COVID-19 Policies

Driving Directions

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The camp is easily accessible by public transportation. Take either the NJ Transit train from New York Penn Station to Tuxdeo, NY, or the Shortline bus from the 42nd Street Port Authority Bus Terminal to Tuxedo, NY. Call the camp office (617-523-0636 ext 56523) in advance to reserve a seat ($5 one way) for Van shuttle pickup. The camp is about 45 minutes from NYC. Click here for detailed driving directions. (https://www.outdoors.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/06/Harriman-Center-Driving-Directions-update.pdf) Drive to Harriman State Park which is off the Palisades Parkway. The gate to the camp is on Lake Welch Parkway at the intersection of Pine Meadow Road. (41.217869, -74.106021). Drive up to the camp office to check-in and unload your gear. Then park in the big field.

Breakneck Pond at the Corman AMC Harriman Outdoor Center

Activities

Hiking
Paddling
Camping

Offered By

N.Y. - North Jersey

Status

Open

Nearby AMC Destination

Harriman Outdoor Center

Difficulty

Easy

Audience

Adults (18+)


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