Please Note: Due to predicted cold, wet and possibly frozen ground conditions at Bear Mountain State Park for Saturday, which the Hike Leader, Bob Gawel, considers unsuitable, he has cancelled the hike. Please let any friends you may have invited or told about the event know the hike is cancelled.

The scheduled Holiday Party at Richie’s Little Place is ON just as planned, 6pm till 10pm. PREPAID RESERVATIONS ONLY

Party Venue:

Richie’s Little Place
817 Rte 9W
Highland Falls, NY 10928
(845) 446-7918
MAP: http://tinyurl.com/55wlgx

Complete Event Info:

Harriman Hikers website:
http://harrimanhikers.org/additional-event-12132008-christmas-hike-holiday-party/

Record Online / NorthJersey.com:
http://calendar.northjersey.com/highland-falls-ny/events/show/85477908-hikerbikerskier-christmas-hike-holiday-party

If you wish to carpool / caravan to Richie’s Little Place, Bob is organizing a meetup btn 4:30pm – 5:00pm at the Doubletree Hotel on Rt. 17 South in Mahwah, NJ http://tinyurl.com/5fo9o2

See you at the party!

Carol Richards and Rich Hobbs, Event Organizers
hikingfun@gmail.com

Please note – The above-mentioned event is additional and does not affect or replace Harriman Hikers regular Sunday Hike in any way. Please see the event announcement for complete details.

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Additional Event: Hiker – Biker – Skier Christmas Hike and Holiday Party

Hike Leader: Bob Gawel

Event Coordinators: Carol Richards and Rich Hobbs

Date: Saturday, December 13th 2008

Events below are doable separately, if desired.
($) = Cost is involved.
Please use included links and map for directions and additional info.

($) 10am – 1pm: ICE SKATING & CAROUSEL at BEAR MTN STATE PARK Directions + Info + Fees HERE.
* NOTE: Bear Mtn St Pk Parking Fee = $6 / car.

1:30pm – 6pm: FREE CHRISTMAS HIKE led by Bob Gawel. (3 miles total w/ 1 break & stops at historic points) from Bear Mtn St Park to historic Doodletown, NY. OLD-FASHIONED CHRISTMAS CAROLS BY CANDLE LIGHT on the trail! Bring beverages, snacks and flashlights / headlamps.

* HIKE MEETUP OPTION # 1: Doubletree Hotel 180 Rt. 17 South, Mahwah, NJ 07430, rear pkg lot
* HIKE MEETUP OPTION # 1 TIME: btn 12:00pm and 12:30pm

* HIKE MEETUP OPTION # 2: Bear Mountain State Park Carousel + Ice Rink (back parking lot)
* HIKE MEETUP OPTION # 2 TIME: 1:00pm

* NOTE: Bear Mtn St Pk Parking Fee = $6 / car.
* RAIN / SNOW CANCELS HIKE- MONITOR THIS ANNOUNCEMENT FOR UPDATES

($) 6:00PM – 10:00PM COCKTAILS/ HORS D’OEUVRES FOLLOWED BY HOLIDAY BUFFET at RICHIE’S LITTLE PLACE! | LIVE ENTERTAINMENT ALL EVENING BY JOHN BARAGONE (DANCIN’ TOO!)

RICHIE’S LITTLE PLACE 817 Rt. 9W, Ft. Montgomery (Highland Falls), NY 10922 PH 845-446-7918

* ($) COST: $26 PER PERSON PAID IN ADVANCE (includes hors d’oeuvres, meal, dessert, coffee/ tea, tax & tip + live entertainment!)
* 6:00PM – 7:00PM: COCKTAILS/ HORS D’OEUVRES (CASH BAR)
* 7:00pm-10:00PM: BUFFET DINNER! LIVE ENTERTAINMENT ALL EVENING BY JOHN BARAGONE (DANCIN’ TOO!)

PAYMENT OPTIONS:
Pay securely online:


Number of persons attending




OR Mail personal check payable to:

Carol Richards
PO Box 770
South Orange, NJ 07079

* PAYMENT MUST BE RECEIVED NO LATER THAN WED DEC 10, 2008
* LIMIT 60 GUESTS- 1ST COME BASIS
* WEATHER CANCELLATION ONLY- OTHERWISE NO REFUNDS. UNCASHED CHKS DESTROYED- NOT RETURNED.
* DO NOT DRINK & DRIVE

:: Meetup Map and Directions ::
Zoom in and out as needed.

Caveat: Online Driving Directions are NEVER GUARANTEED.
ALWAYS Use a MAP and COMMON SENSE.



The above event is coordinated privately by Carol Richards and Rich Hobbs. Please email hikingfun@gmail.com for questions or more info.

The above event is in addition-to and does not replace or affect Harriman Hikers regular Sunday Hike. Harriman Hikers meets every Sunday for hiking, rain or shine, year-round, as we have for over 30 years.

  • Additional Announcement in The Record Online

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