Monday, January 1st
1:00 – 2:30 pm
You’re invited to join the 6th annual
New Year’s Snowshoe (or hike) at Walnut Mountain!
We have two ability levels for you to choose from:
– a BEGINNER hike along wide graded carriage roads or
– an INTERMEDIATE hike that includes single-track mountain bike trails to the summit.
REGISTER: Registration required! Call Morgan Outdoors (845) 439-5507 by December 31st and let us know what level you prefer. We need to cap the number of registrants so there is parking for everyone. So first come, first served.
MEET: in Walnut Mountain’s large parking lot on West Lake Street, (at intersection of W. Lake Street and Eagle Drive) located between Rt. 52 and Rt. 55. There is a large wooden Park sign at the entrance. Outing will only be cancelled in extreme weather. Call 845-439-5507 for update on a cancellation.
DRIVING DIRECTIONS and printable Trail Map, and Park details Click Here!
WEAR: Dress in layers with sturdy boots. Depending on trail conditions, ice grippers or snowshoes may be required.
GEAR RENTAL: Snowshoes can be rented in advance at Morgan Outdoors. CALL TO RESERVE at (845) 439 5507
HISTORY: Participants will receive a Walnut Mountain packet from the Liberty Parks & Recreation with a trail map and some great historical facts about Walnut Mountain, including its history as a ski slope.Walnut Mountain is a 265-acre Town Park with over 15 miles of single-track mountain bike trails built by volunteers of the regionally-based Renegades Mountain Bike Club. This outing is a great opportunity to meet Renegades volunteers and learn more about their contribution to Liberty Parks & Recreation’s trail network.
Co-sponsored by Renegades Mountain Bike Club and Morgan Outdoors, with support from Liberty Parks & Recreation.