Hiking the TriState's Best Places

Description: Come join an REI Outdoor School Instructor on a hike in one of the Tri State's best hiking areas. We'll introduce you to local natural gems, teach you a few tips for making hiking more comfortable and help you hike at your own pace. We will provide every participant with a signature REI flashpack filled with valuable information and a lunch for the hike. See location details for which "Best Hike" we'll be doing.

Skills you'll learn:

  • Introduce you to some local natural places with great hiking
  • Introduce Leave No Trace Principles
  • Gain basic hiking skills
  • Meet other local hikers

Check out the gear list.

Required Legal Form:
This course requires the participant to read and sign a liability release form before participating. Please see "Required Legal Form" for the session you are registering for. You will need to print, sign and bring the form to your class.

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HIKING THE TRISTATE'S BEST PLACES

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Date / Time
Meeting Location / Class Notes
Price
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5/4/2014 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM EDT

Hiking the TriState's Best Places
Bear Mountain State Park | More Information and Directions
Group Size: 12
Required Legal Form: General (NYSP) (pdf)

Member: $75.00
Non Member: $95.00

Spots left: 12

5/25/2014 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM EDT

Hiking the TriState's Best Places
Bear Mountain State Park | More Information and Directions
Group Size: 12
Required Legal Form: General (NYSP) (pdf)

Member: $75.00
Non Member: $95.00

Spots left: 6

Hiking the TriState's Best Places Gear List

Gear to bring to class:

(Required)

  • Hat/ Sun protection - An item to help protect your face and neck from sunburn.
  • Hiking Boots
  • Hiking Socks - Mositure wicking socks to help keep your feet cool and dry.
  • Water Bottle
  • Energy Snacks

(Optional)

  • Daypack - Day pack large enough to carry water, food and layers.
  • Personal Camera
  • Insect Repellant
  • Lunch
  • Hydration Compatible Day Pack - 1000-2000 cubic inches with 70-100 oz water bladder

Gear provided by REI:

  • Group First Aid Kit
  • Hiking Poles - REI will provide but you are welcome to bring your own.