Sunday, August 9, 2009 from 7:30 AM to 7:00 PM (EDT)
Canyoneering and Abseiling Day Trip
Sunday, August 9
ALL levels of experience welcome, but you should not be afraid of hights...
Fully insured, licensed, and accredited instructors will prepare us to rappel waterfalls as high as 200 feet with full professional equipment.
Under highly qualified supervision you will learn to move on the rocks, abseil and climb, and understand the required safety and back up procedures.
Insurance policy and AMGA certification of our guides available upon request.
Be prepared to hike over rugged terrain to and from the waterfalls!
Meeting / Departure: Travel time: 2 hours each way
Departure Time: 7.30 am
Meeting: 3 pick-up locations in Manhattan: UES & UWS & Union Square
Return ca. 7.00 pm
- FULL Day of adventure with experienced and certified guides
- ALL necessary gear and equipment (ropes, helmets, harness)
- Transportation, park fee, and some snacks plus BEER ! for the way back...
For you to bring: backpack, lunch, sandwiches, picnic, water, liquids...
Also recommended: sun lotion, bug spray, a hat & sun glasses...
Meeting / Departure:
Travel time: 2 hours each wayCost: $159
Good hiking boots a must; there will be hiking; as well as some major rock scrambling before and between the Waterfalls !
Bring fleece, surfer rash guard, rain/ splash jacket, and hat !
When & Where
We are an energetic and friendly club dedicated to offering the best outdoor adventures. All of our events are designed to ensure that everyone is involved and has a great time. Whether it is hiking in a lush forest, canoeing down a crystal clear river or galloping on horseback along the sandy beaches, we offer a personalized approach so that you gain the most out of each trip. Our goal is to provide a simple, convenient way to escape the concrete jungle for a day of fresh air, fantastic views and memorable interaction with other like minded individuals who share a passion for the outdoors.