Escape From New York Fair
Mar
30
9:00 AM09:00

Escape From New York Fair

A day long-event full of workshops, classes and presentations about how to get yourself out of the city and into nearby adventures! I’ll be there to give a hands-on demo of what to pack and how to plan for a multi-night backpacking trip. Check out different styles of backpacks and learn how to load them up with everything you need for a few nights out to a few months on trail.

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***New Date***Girl Gotta Hike Public Transit Series: Hook Mountain
Mar
9
8:00 AM08:00

***New Date***Girl Gotta Hike Public Transit Series: Hook Mountain

This March, let’s march! Or rather, let’s gather as a group and do something fun together! Like head high up above the Hudson on the Palisades Cliffs to the summit of Hook Mountain. Known to early Dutch settlers as “Tedious Point,” (apparently because it took so long to pass by via boat), Hook Mountain willy surely reward any “tedious” uphill climb we do with a gorgeous views in all directions. Oh yeah!!

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Girl Gotta Hike Public Transit Series: Pelham Bay Park
Feb
10
9:45 AM09:45

Girl Gotta Hike Public Transit Series: Pelham Bay Park

This month, we’ll be reminded that New York is surrounded on so many of it’s sides by water! We’re heading up to the the Boogie-Down Bronx to check out the marshy shorelines and rocky outcroppings of Pelham Bay Park (NYC’s largest city park) and the sweet sounds of some lapping waves on the 1.1 mile long Orchard Beach. Post hike, we’ll warm up with warm drinks or hot chowder on neighboring New England-esque City Island. Fun and not far away!

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GGH + Merrell Shoes + Mt. Taurus
Jan
26
7:30 AM07:30

GGH + Merrell Shoes + Mt. Taurus

Want to hit the trail this winter but don’t know if you have the right footwear for the cold? Worry no more! I’m teaming up with Merrell Shoes to lead an extra Public Transit Series hike this January and they’re bringing along some boots for you to try! We’ll do a 6.5 mile loop, catching views of the Hudson and enjoy some quiet time in the woods. Time permitting, we’ll warm up at a restaurant in Cold Spring before catching the train back to NYC.

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**New Date** Girl Gotta Hike Public Transit Series: Anthony's Nose
Jan
6
7:30 AM07:30

**New Date** Girl Gotta Hike Public Transit Series: Anthony's Nose

Start the year off right with this 6 1/2 mile point to point hike up to Anthony’s Nose, which boasts spectacular Hudson River and Bear Mountain Park and Bridge views! We’ll enjoy both woodsy trail walking and gorgeous ridgeline amazingness in the quieter off-season of this famous spot. Time permitting, we’ll warm up at a cafe or brewery in Peekskill before catching the train back to NYC.

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Girl Gotta Hike Public Transit Series: South Mountain Reservation
Dec
1
8:00 AM08:00

Girl Gotta Hike Public Transit Series: South Mountain Reservation

A 5-ish mile moderate loop hike in South Mountain Reservation featuring quiet hills and pretty waterfalls designed in that classic Frederick Law Olmstead style. Easy-peasy, even in the short days of December, especially since South Mountain is just a 45-minute train ride from NYC! Time permitting, we’ll warm up at a cafe in Millburn before catching the train back to midtown.

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Girl Gotta Hike Public Transit Series: Harriman History
Nov
3
9:00 AM09:00

Girl Gotta Hike Public Transit Series: Harriman History

A 7.25 mile moderate loop hike in Harriman State Park featuring spots rich in Revolutionary War History, beautiful views from rocky outcroppings and fun rock scrambles named by an early trailblazing group, “The Fresh Air Club.” Grab a friend to bring with or make some new ones on this November’s Public Transit Series hike!

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Tribeca Art+Culture Night @ Best Made Co.
Sep
26
6:00 PM18:00

Tribeca Art+Culture Night @ Best Made Co.

An open house event at one of the coolest outdoor lifestyle shops around! Learn about navigation and map reading, make your own beer-can camping stove and find out from me about what it takes to prepare, both mentally and physically for a long-distance backpacking trip. I’ll be on hand with my backpack loaded up with everything one would need for a few nights to a few months of backpacking.

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OutdoorFest Upstate: Camp Tri-Mount, East Jewett, NY
Sep
14
to Sep 16

OutdoorFest Upstate: Camp Tri-Mount, East Jewett, NY

Worried that summer 2018 has come and gone in the blink of an eye? No worries, there’s still time to participate in all sorts of summertime activities and camp-out under the stars! Join me and a bunch of other outdoor adventurers at OutdoorFest Upstate, which is like summer camp, but for adults and all packed into one tidy weekend in the Catskills.

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GIRL GOTTA HIKE PUBLIC TRANSIT SERIES: HARRIMAN WEST
Jul
21
9:30 AM09:30

GIRL GOTTA HIKE PUBLIC TRANSIT SERIES: HARRIMAN WEST

Get out of the city and into the woods without having to drive! The Girl Gotta Hike Public Transit Series is a free, once-monthly guided hike that you can get to easily by train or by bus. This month we head up to the west side of Harriman State Park and explore some of the lesser traveled trails of the state’s second largest park.

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GIRL GOTTA HIKE PUBLIC TRANSIT SERIES: SUGARLOAF HILL
Jun
30
10:15 AM10:15

GIRL GOTTA HIKE PUBLIC TRANSIT SERIES: SUGARLOAF HILL

Get out of the city and into the woods without having to drive! The Girl Gotta Hike Public Transit Series is a free, once-monthly guided hike that you can get to easily by train or by bus. This week we head to Garrison, NY for a moderate 5-mile hike that features summery green fields and Hudson River views.

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