Senior Strolls Outdoors
Wednesday, May 15th – 3:00pm
Parksville Rail Trail in Parksville, NY.
This group outing is the first in a monthly series aimed at engaging folks age 60+ to come out and enjoy several beautiful beginner trails in Sullivan County. The experienced trip leader is Lisa Lyons of Morgan Outdoors in Livingston Manor.
TRAIL: This Parksville Rail Trail outing is 1.5 miles roundtrip, on a fairly level former O& W railbed along the scenic Little Beaverkill, a tributary of the Delaware River. There are several benches along the route. Participants should be able to walk 2 miles unassisted and have permission from their doctor, if under medical care.
The leader will help you select the outings that best fit your physical capability. Call the number below. There will be hiking poles available at no cost, with simple coaching on how to use them to improve stability and enjoyment.
THEME: The hike’s theme is the Delaware River watershed and participants will become familiar with its geography and topography.
MEET: at the Parksville Rail Trail parking area on Main Street, Parksville, just off of Route 17 at Exit 98. There is a large trailhead sign at the entrance.
REGISTRATION is required for this free outing. Call Morgan Outdoors (845) 439-5507 by 12:00pm Wednesday, May 15th or email to [email protected]. The outing will be cancelled if heavy rain is forecast. www.morgan-outdoors.com
SENIOR STROLLS OUTDOORS proudly participates in the Sullivan Club 180 Campaign. Created by Sullivan 180, the Sullivan Club 180 Campaign is an easy way for everyone to take charge of their own health by joining or creating their own Club 180.