Hike To Verkeerder Kill Falls

Wednesday, May 12, 2021 at 10:30am

Sam's Point Preserve
400 Sam's Point Road
Cragsmoor, NY 12420

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Join Alexa Maione, Student Conservation Association/AmeriCorps Park Education Assistant, for a hike to Verkeerderkill Falls. Falling 187 feet over a dramatic rocky ledge, Verkeerderkill Falls is the highest waterfall in the Shawangunk Mountains. We'll walk through the dwarf pitch pines and enjoy views of the Hudson Valley below. While this five-and-a-half-mile hike does not have significant elevation gain, it does include some steep, rocky terrain and a stream crossing. Please bring a lunch, water, and appropriate clothing for the weather, including sturdy footwear. Children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian over the age of 18. Due to COVID protocols, the total number of participants for this program is limited to 12 individuals. All participants must wear face coverings or keep a minimum six-foot distance away from others who are not part of their immediate household. Meet at the Sam's Point Visitor Center. Pre-registration is required

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