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Early Spring Backpack in Harriman State Park - Sloatsburg to Tuxedo

Date and Time

Friday, April 9, 2021 8:00AM - Sunday, April 11, 2021 4:00PM

Location

Harriman State Park,
New York, Highlands Region,
NY

Registration

Registration is required for this activity.

Registration is closed

Overview

This early Spring backpack will begin from the Sloatsburg train station and end at the Tuxedo train station. Meeting times and places will be communicated to those confirmed after registering here. Drivers wishing to participate will park in Sloatsburg on Friday and ride the train ( $2.25 ) from Tuxedo back to Sloatsburg on Sunday. Wearing of masks and social distancing is required. The terrain and mileage will be moderate. Approx 20 miles. Friday night camp will be at Stone Memorial Shelter. Saturday night we will camp at Dutch Doctor Shelter. Sunday we will hike out to the Tuxedo train station. Select the link below to view the route maps and Lailah's text document itinerary. ** Lailah is a Leader in Training under supervision of Chris and John

AMC Trip Policy

Cost

Free

Related Link(s):

AMC 3 Season Gear List
Trip Itinerary & Route Maps

Click map for driving directions
backpacking

Activity

Backpacking

Offered By

N.Y. - North Jersey

Status

Full

Nearby AMC Destination

AMC NYC Office

Difficulty

Moderate

Audience

Adults (18+)


Leader



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This is my 4th season leading - Co leading backpacking trips for AMC. I am Mountain Leadership and Wilderness First aid trained by AMC. Join me to explore nature and experience self reliance and solitude.

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A 4-season hiker & backpacker eager to share my love of the outdoors and backcountry gourmet cooking through this new leadership role with the AMC, I especially enjoy helping self-starter beginners and practicing new skills in the backcountry !

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4 Season backpacker and trip leader since 2000