Hike Huyler’s Landing

Saturday, October 13: “Huyler’s Landing” Meet 10 AM at the Kearney House at Alpine Picnic Area & Boat Basin (click here for detailed directions). About 5 mi., 3.5 hrs., moderate. Bring lunch. For more information: 201-769-1360 ext. 108. Eric Nelsen, a historical interpreter who will lead this hike, calls it “the quintessential Palisades history hike.” The 5-mile route, which meets at 10 AM at… Continue reading Hike Huyler’s Landing

Hike the Long Path | OutdoorFest 2018

Ready to explore the recreational possibilities that are literally at your doorstep? The Long Path runs from Fort Lee, NJ (the other side of the George Washington Bridge) all the way up to the Adirondacks! Join Upstate Adventure Guides for a 6 mile hike on the Long Path (via the A train - no car… Continue reading Hike the Long Path | OutdoorFest 2018

Worm Moon Hike

On Thursday evening, March 1, Christina Fehre will lead a night hike through the trails at the State Line Lookout area. Hikers should plan to meet at the Lookout, accessible from the northbound Palisades Interstate Parkway at Exit 3 (U-Turn available for southbound travelers — click here for detailed directions), at 7 PM. Hikers should bring flashlights with them. The route will traverse about… Continue reading Worm Moon Hike

Kids’ Animal Tracking Hike

Throughout the year, the staff of the Palisades Interstate Park in New Jersey — which stretches for twelve miles along the Hudson River and has over 30 miles of trails — offers guided hiking tours for varied interests and ability levels. Guided hikes are free and open to all, and advance registration is NOT needed. On Saturday, January 20, Christina… Continue reading Kids’ Animal Tracking Hike

Explore Closter Landing

On Saturday morning, February 4, historical interpreter Eric Nelsen will lead a tour into the Palisades Interstate Park's past, to explore part of the riverfront settlement known in the nineteenth century as Closter Landing. Nelsen will meet hikers at the Park Headquarters, accessible from the Alpine park entrance (a half mile north of Closter Dock Road… Continue reading Explore Closter Landing

Beaver Moon Hike

A "Beaver Moon Hike" will take place on Monday, November 14, 7:00pm – 8:30pm. Bring your flashlights to the Alpine Picnic Area of the Palisades Interstate Park for a 2 mile, easy hike that will take about 1.5 hours. This is a guided hike with the Trail Crew. For more information call 201-615-9226 About the… Continue reading Beaver Moon Hike