Outings

Member Outings for 2022

Outings are “meetup only” and accessible by public transportation. Should crowded situations arise, wear a mask to protect yourself and others. For winter outings, wear warm clothing (in layers). Leader: Charles Dexter, 917-593-8381, call until 10:30 pm.


May 5, Thursday (meet 12:45 pm)
North Manhattan, NYC – Fort Tryon Park/Cloisters

Views of the Hudson River and Palisades, flower garden and possible Cloisters visit. Meet 12:45 pm at the subway exit at Margaret Corbin Plaza at Fort Washington Avenue and Cabrini Boulevard.

Subway: A to 190th street/Overlook Terrace, then elevator to street.
Bus: M4, M98
Fort Tryon Park: https://www.forttryonparktrust.org
The Cloisters: https://www.metmuseum.org/visit/plan-your-visit/met-cloisters
To visit The Cloisters, advance tickets are not required but check for current COVID visitor guidelines.


May 19, Thursday (meet 12:45 pm)
Bronx, NY – Van Cortlandt Park

Photograph spring greenery, birds, a lake and a swamp.

Meet at 12:45 PM at the north subway exit on 242 Street and Broadway. Walk starts at 1:00 PM.

Bring good walking shoes, rain gear, snacks and water. Perhaps dinner in the neighborhood afterwards.

Leader: Charles Dexter, 917-593-8381, call until 10:30 pm.
Subway: 1 Train to 242 Street Station, last stop. Walk to exit near the front of the train. Use right side stairway to sidewalk by the park.
Van Cortland Park: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Van_Cortlandt_Park
Google Map link
Google Map link of total hike


Galleries: Past Outings

Click below to view photos from past outings!

3 Leaves, Red, Yellow and White
Autumn Red Maple
Bushkill Falls