Westkill Hike and Snowshoe | Wednesday, January 29, 2020 @ 7:30 AM

Hunter Mountain and its fire tower from Westkill

We’ll hike Westkill from the last parking area on Spruceton Rd. The out and back will visit Diamond Notch Falls and Buck Ridge Lookout along the way to Westkill’s 3898′ summit.

Event Duration:  6.8 miles, 6 hours

Level of Difficulty:  Difficult





Leader(s):   Marv Freedman

Bring: Wear warm hiking boots, and pack an extra clothing layer. Do not wear cotton. Hiking poles are recommended. Bring lunch, snacks, and 2-3 liters of water/sports drink. Headlamps are required. Depending on trail conditions traction aids and/or snowshoes may be required.

Registration required by January 27th. 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

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

Driving Directions:   We’ll meet at Bread Alone on Rt 28 in Boiceville (Google maps Link: https://goo.gl/maps/d9CMCDYrCftrAHV57), and leave by 7:45. If Bread Alone is out of your way, you can arrange to meet us at the last parking area on Spruceton Rd. (Google maps Link: https://goo.gl/maps/pz6yjdMFk5Hfh4E5A) Note that there is no cell service at this parking area, so you will not get word if plans change at the last minute.

GPS coordinates for meeting site:    Bread Alone, Boiceville: 41.997289, -74.263734; Westkill Mountain parking area:  42.177668, -74.261621

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