Minnewaska Fall Hike w/ Apple & Pumpkin Picking

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Minnewaska Fall Hike w/ Apple & Pumpkin Picking

Post by adventuresociety on Fri Sep 25, 2009 10:33 am

Who: Adventure Society

What: Fall Foliage Minnewaska Lake, Ridge, & Valley Hike w/Apple & Pumpkin Picking

When: Sunday October 4th, 2009

Time: 7am - *8pm (*Return Time Is Approximate)

Limit: 13 people

Experience: Level II - Intermediate

Where: Transportation from Midtown

Cost: Early Registration Pricing Starts at $55 p.p.

Details: http://www.AdventureSociety.com

Fall foliage only appears for a very short time, so get out and enjoy the fascinating and unique scenery of the Shawangunk Ridge and the beautiful fall scenery on this Level II+ hike with hearty cardio and off trail
hiking! The hike is approximately 8 miles and includes walking on both carriageways and single track foot paths. We'll start the hike at the main lake and then we'll hike along the lake toward a scenic mountain ridge. We'll hike
down into 2 valleys and up the other side. We'll pass by a hidden entrance to a cave where cold winds blow through at temps 10 - 15 degrees below the outside air temperature! If you stand there long enough you might even see bats!

Then we'll hike out along the ridge which has spectacular views of the valley below!
Thermals are created by these ridges and often times eagles & hawks soar by so close you can just about reach out and touch them! Here we will stop for a 10 min. break as you take in the unique and astounding views of the valley and the ridge which has been created over millions of years. We will move at a moderate pace throughout the day to ensure a cardio workout.

After the hike we'll head to town for a hearty lunch at a local restaurant where vegetarian dishes are available.
Then we will spend the rest of the afternoon at a wonderfully charming farm where you will be whisked back to childhood as you go apple & pumpkin picking! They also have a wonderful country bakery whereyou can purchase: Apple Cake, Brownies, Homemade Apple Cider, Fresh Pies, Squash, Gourds, Honey, Maple Syrup, Jams, Jellies, Spreads, Preserves and Mums.


Join Us For Some of Our Upcoming Local Activities

* 4-Wheeling w/Optional Beer Tasting – (Sat. Sep 19th)

* Nighttime Tree-Top Zip-Line, Rappel, Suspended Bridge Adventure! AKA Indiana Jones For a Day! – (Sat. Sep 19th)

* Mountain Horseback Ride w/Optional Wine Tasting – (Sun. Sep 20th)

* MinnewaskaRiver & Ridge (Hike B) w/Optional Wine Tasting – (Sun. Sep 20th)

* Bike Ride Through The Country W/Optional Wine Tasting – (Sat. Sep 26th)

* Day At the Rodeo, Behind the Scenes & Country Dancing! – (Sat. Sep 26th) ***SOLD OUT!***

* Surf Or Learn To Surf & Day At The Beach! – (Sun. Sep 27th) ***SOLD OUT!***

* Fall Foliage Tree-Top Zip-Line, Rappel, Suspended Bridge Adventure! – (Sat. Oct 3rd)

* Fall Foliage Bike Ride w/Apple & Pumpkin Picking – (Sat. Oct 3rd)

* Fall Foliage Skydive w/Wine & Cheese Reception!!! – (Sun. Oct 4th)

* Fall Foliage Minnewaska Lake, Ridge, & Valley (Hike "C" Level II+) w/Apple & Pumpkin Picking – (Sun. Oct 4th)

* Fall Foliage Kayak w/Apple & Pumpkin Picking – (Sun. Oct10th)

* Fall Foliage Tandem Hang Gliding W/Optional Wine & Bocce – (Sun. Oct 10th)

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To find out more about upcoming trips and activities
visit - http://www.adventuresociety.com where you can also sign up for our
weekly activity newsletter!


Adventure Society is a NYC based social organization and tour operator comprised of singles and couples who enjoy unique travel, varying levels of outdoor activities and city social events. We are dedicated to offering New Yorkers access to an active, healthy, social lifestyle through our trips, activities and social events. A.S. was founded as the first organization of its kind in the city and is the only legally licensed and insured company of its kind in the city.

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