A HAPPY HALLOWEEN HIKE WALKING THRU THE HISTORIC SLEEPY HOLLOW CEMETERY IN SLEEPY HOLLOW N.Y. FINAL HOME OF WASHINGTON IRVING ,ANDREW CARNEGIE AND MANY MANY MORE.
WE WILL HAVE A ONE HOUR GUIDED TOUR OF THE CEMETERY FOR A COST OF $ 12.00 PER PERSON WITH A LIMIT OF 30 PEOPLE.
COSTUME AND CLOTHING OPTIONAL.
THEN WE HAVE A fast paced Hike from PHILIPSE MANOR to Hasting on Hudson, by walking the Old Croton Aqueduct (OCA) and the Westchester River Walk, approximately 10/12 miles on gravel/paved trails and streets, mostly flat with some hills to and from train stations. Walk through Sleepy Hollow Cemetery, Lyndhurst Castle, Dobbs ferry, Ardsley on Hudson, Mercy College and Irvington on Hudson ending at a great out door bar/restaurant in Hasting on Hudson with a return back to Philipse Manor by train for drivers, or back to NYC. (Sr. Fare $1.50). Off peak with metro card $5:50). Drop outs in every town. We will probably finish about 4 / 5 ish.
MEET HIKE LEADER AT PHILIPSE MANOR TRAIN STATION, TALL GUY WITH COWBOY HAT.
Directions: Train schedule from Grand Central to Philipse Manor. The 9:20 train arrives 10:15 , takes 55 minutes. Regular fare off peak with metro card is $5.50 round trip Drivers can park free at the PHILIPSE MANOR train station. Updated Train schedule and fares from the city will be posted a few weeks before the hike. TO return back to NYC THERE IS a TRAIN EVERY 23 MINUTES AFTER THE HOUR.
Senior fare is $1.50 from HASTINGS ON HUDSON back to PHILIPSE MANOR
Bring: lunch, snacks, water. We will have lunch by a Hudson River Park, and a great outdoor restaurant and bar with Hudson River views at trails end. Nonmembers $3.00. Crazy weather cancels.