Hutchinson Trail at Sterling - Opening

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  1. soundz

    soundz The Hat Team MTBNJ Halter's

    Location:
    Fort Lee?
    Got this in the email today.

    A joint project of the New York - New Jersey Trail Conference, Sterling Forest State Park and the New York Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation, this 3.5 mile single-track trail is ready for hikers, equestrians and mountain bikes.

    Winding its way through lovely hemlock forest and historic mining sites, the Hutchinson trail is the labor of thousands of hours by the Trail Conference Conservation Corps and volunteers. With special thanks to REI, Rockland Conservation and Service Corps, Palisades MTB, The Corps Network EAP Program for their support.

    Light refreshments will be provided. Join us for an interpretive hike or ride afterward.

    Geo-location: N41.20686 W 74.239673. Caretaker Parking Lot, Long Meadow Road (Route 84), 1 mile north of Sterling Forest Visitor center. Parking Entrance will be flagged.

    Your presence will be appreciated and enhance our event.

    So┼ła Mason
    West Hudson Program Coordinator
    New York-New Jersey Trail Conference

    Caretaker Parking location.jpg Hutchinson Trail.JPG
     
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  2. huffster

    huffster Well-Known Member

    Now I know what the "H" stands for. Any idea the background on the name?
     
  3. soundz

    soundz The Hat Team MTBNJ Halter's

    Location:
    Fort Lee?
  4. fidodie

    fidodie Well-Known Member Staff Member

    Location:
    Branchburg
  5. huffster

    huffster Well-Known Member

    Current Park Manager = Jeffrey Hutchinson. I think that may be it.
     
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  6. steve336

    steve336 Member

    Location:
    Orange County NY
    Date? Time
     
  7. Bleeder

    Bleeder Active Member

    Location:
    Awosting, NJ
    H is for Hennigan.
     
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