Canoe&Kayaking, NY-NoJ Paddlers' Holiday Party Picnic

Date and Time

Saturday, December 4, 2021, 12:00PM - 7:00PM


Van Cortlandt Park,
New York, New York City,


Registration is required for this activity.


Come celebrate an eventful year in the natural haven of Van Cortlandt woods! OPTIONAL HIKE from noon to about 2 pm. Come stroll the sylvan hiking paths about the ponds and gardens near Van Cortlandt Park Mansion. Hike will be mostly flat terrain with walking paths, moderate to easy pace for about 2 hours. Exact location given upon registration. PICNIC & PARTY 2pm to 7 pm Bring your own picnic lunch, or heat your hot cider on the grills in the spacious picnic area we've selected. There should be ample parking about the area's perimeter and in this neighborhood. Keep your picnic items there until after the hike, and someone will watch them or keep them in our cars. Let us know if you need to borrow--or will bring and share--charcoal and fire-making tools! Exact location given upon registration. . Safely share stories from the past year, and plot new adventures--safely--together. All social distancing, mask wearing, sanitizer and wipes will be constantly required and always available. DO TELL US WHICH ACTIVITY--Hike or Picnic--or both when you answer "How do I plan to participate?" question. Do cancel your registration if plans change or you feel sick or come in contact with someone ill. Surprises for the first batch who register and join us!

AMC Trip Policy

COVID 19 Information: As of December 1, 2021 AMC requires volunteers be vaccinated or receive a negative PCR test within 72 hours of the start of an event. AMC relies on the honor system for compliance. Participants may be required to wear masks, provide proof of vaccination, or in the alternative a current (within 72 hours) negative PCR test as a condition of attending this event. For your personal safety, you should expect to be in the presence of vaccinated and unvaccinated people in all AMC settings and should make choices about participating accordingly.



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Van Cortlandt Park


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Adults (18+)