The Tourne and Birchwood Lake Loop
November 4 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Discover this trail near Boonton, New Jersey. Generally considered an easy to moderate route.
📌HIKE QUICK STATS:
Max # participants for this event: No limit
Distance: approx 5-6 miles
Duration: 3-4 hours approx
Newcomers always welcome.
Please enter the Tourne from Norris Rd. McCaffrey Ln is gated and the parking lots accessible from the Powerville Rd entrance will require an extra walk to reach the group.
We will take the Purple trail from the playground to Birchwood Lake and return to the parking lot via the Red trail. We’ll then climb to the top of the Tourne (896 ft). Optionally, we can visit the Wildflower garden and climb the Evergreen trail up Fox Hill.
Please be aware that your Meetup organizers are not tour guides. Expect the same risks and take the same precautions you would take if you were hiking alone. You are solely responsible for your own safety and well-being. By signing up for and/or attending this Meetup event, you acknowledge, understand, accept, and agree that hiking and other outdoor activities can be dangerous and can cause serious bodily injury and possibly death. The organizers of this group and current and former members can not be held responsible or liable in any way for the actions of any participant – including you – at any event. All attendees participate at an event at their own risk and are solely responsible for any damage to their property, and/or any injury to themselves or their guests. By signing up for this event, you affirm that you understand this disclaimer, and that you knowingly and voluntarily agree not to bring any type of claim arising out of or related to this Meetup event against the organizers of this Meetup group.