Dry Brook Ridge Hike | Thursday, April 11, 2019 8:00 AM

IMG_0770 Dry Brook Valley from Doubletop We’ll hike (or snowshoe) the 9.6 mile section of the Dry Brook Ridge trail from Mill Brook Road to Margaretville. A car shuttle is required. We’ll leave car(s) at the hike endpoint (https://goo.gl/maps/HEiNyk3n3h42) and drive to the Mill Brook parking area (https://goo.gl/maps/shyr2jJrpsQ2) to start. Our pace will be moderate with brief stops. There will not be a long lunch stop.

Event Duration: 10 miles, 10 hours

Level of Difficulty: Difficult

Leader(s): Marv Freedman

Bring: Micro-crampons and poles may be required depending on trail conditions.  Bring lunch, snacks and 2 liters of water or sports drink. Wear comfortable boots, woolen socks and moisture wicking layered clothing. It’s mud season, so be prepared. It’s always wise to bring a headlamp, map and compass when hiking.

Registration required by 4/9/19. Register with leader. See contact info below.

Group size is limited to 12, so register early.

Dogs allowed: Yes, only with permission of event leader

Questions about this event can be directed to: marvfreedman@gmail.com or (609) 731-3318

Additional Information:   Winter hiking boots, hiking poles with snow baskets, snowshoes, traction aids, water, snacks, extra clothing layer, headlamp with extra batteries.

Driving Directions:  Meet at the Crazy River Cafe & Deli, 42287 NY-28, Margaretville, NY 12455. (https://goo.gl/maps/MWSFgyb1q5r) when cafe opens at 7:00.  

GPS:  42.146805, -74.639053

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