Hiking the Tri-State's Best Places
$49 for REI Members
$69 for non-members
- Minimum age 14
- Group size 12 people
Come join an REI Outdoor School Instructor on a hike in one of the Tri State's best hiking areas. Take this opportunity to pick your instructor's brain about other local hikes, secret waterfalls, beautiful open vistas and where to go on a busy weekend. We'll introduce you to local natural gems, teach you a few tips for making hiking more comfortable and to help you hike at your own pace. This hiking series covers popular classics at Bear Mountain and Harriman State Park, to lesser-known beauties in the Catskills, North Jersey, Minnewaska State Park, and even a few secrets in Westchester County, NY. Whether you're new to the trails or a seasoned pro we think you'll find these hike a memorable and fun experience.
- Introduce you to some local natural places with great hiking
- Introduce Leave No Trace Principles
- Gain basic hiking skills
- Meet other local hikers
What to bring with you
More directions and information
There is an 8:45 AM Shortline bus that leaves NYC Port Authority and arrives at the Bear Mountain Inn at 10:15 AM. Bus tix are bought on the 2nd floor and the bus departs on the 4th floor. The return bus leaves the Bear Mountain Inn at 3:19 PM.