Cedar Grove Park (& Hilltop)

Cedar Grove Park 199 Fairview Ave, Cedar Grove, NJ

Let's try to beat the rain Friday with a meetup in Cedar Grove. We'll warm-up with a lap around the park and then the more adventurous can head into the woods and explore what remains of the old Hilltop Reservation. Cedar Grove Park is the newest addition to the Essex County Park System, formally dedicated […]

Hike 4-6 miles Ramapo Reservation

Ramapo Reservation 608 Rt 202, Mahwah, NJ

This will be a short hike around 5 miles since we have a dance in the evening and we hope you will attend. We will be having country music you can dance to, please sign up https://www.meetup.com/trailshrinks/events/282803425/ Bring a new member and get a trailshrinks t-shirt On this hike and every hike no one gets […]

Gravel BIKE ride to Burnt Mills Cider

The Fresh Market 75 Washington Valley Rd, Bedminster, NJ

About 18 miles at a social pace ( 8 to 11 mph average ) with no one left behind. Hybrid type bikes. Our destination will be Burnt Mills Cider by way of the remote gravel roads of Somerset County. Most bikers have probably never been on these roads and they are a scenic treat as […]

Country Music Dance with Nashville Musicians- (Dinner and Bar) Bring a dish Free

American Legion Post #261 840 S Washington Ave, Piscataway, NJ

Please join us. Bring a friend to join Trailshrinks and get a t-shirt! Better location with better Air conditioning! Also to keep our cost down we are asking for you to bring a dish for this party. I will supply the paper dishes, Forks Knives, spoons, and whatever food I can bring. Everyone is welcome. […]

Copper Mine Trail- Hike Racoon Ridge –

Worthington State Forest County Rd 606, Columbia, NJ

We'll be climbing up the very steep Copper Mine trail to the AT and turn South to Racoon Ridge before returning on Kaiser Trail. Difficulty: Advanced, fairly steep rocky ascents Length: 7 miles Terrain: Rocky woods trails, lollipop trail Elevation Gain: 1200' Duration: ~4 hours Driving Directions Proceed west on I-80 to the Delaware Water […]

Norvin Green hiking 6 miles Wyanokie High Point Free T-shirts issued

Norvin Green State Forest 150 Snake Den Rd, Ringwood, NJ

You will receive a t-shirt if you have signed up for the Hikers Ball and subscribed to Newsweed.com youtube channel https://www.youtube.com/c/Newsweed Get your Trailshrinks t-shirt free if you participate.If you would just like to buy a t-shirt they are $20 ### This route takes in Chikahoki Falls, Otter Hole, and an awesome viewpoint at Wyanokie […]

Stand-up comedy at the Stress Factory

90 Church St 90 Church St, New Brunswick, NJ

Comedian Pat McGann is the headliner. I have 10 tickets (two others going are not in TS, so eight person limit here), so entry is free, but there is a Two item minimum. Doors open at 6, and the show starts at 7:30.

🚲 Miles for Matheny 2022

J. Malcolm Belcher Fairgrounds 1 Peapack Rd, Far Hills, NJ

Please be advised this a **charity fundraiser** for the Matheny Medical and Educational Center, a comprehensive non-profit organization offering life-saving and life-enriching services for people with special needs. **There is a $35 registration and the price will increase after April 30.** **More information (click link -->)** (https://www.bikesignup.com/Race/NJ/FarHills/MilesforMatheny) Come join me on Saturday, June 4, 2022. […]

Stairway to Heaven and Pochuck Valley via Appalachian Trail

AT Parking Area 893 County Rd. 517, Glenwood, NJ

🥾 Please bring plenty of water and bars for this hike. Especially if it is a hot day. 🥾 Get to know this 7.5-mile out-and-back trail near Glenwood, New Jersey. Generally considered a moderately challenging route, it takes an average of 3 h 18 min to complete. This is a very popular area for hiking, […]

Sourlands Reserve 6 miles cutoffs available for the weary

Sourland Mountain Preserve 421 E Mountain Rd, Hillsborough Township, NJ

This is a wonderful place to hike and lunch afterwards. Water and snacks recommended. GENERAL INFORMATION The 4,000 acre Sourland Mountain Preserve is county owned and administered by the Somerset County Park Commission. The Preserve provides passive recreational opportunities in an undisturbed natural setting. The Preserve occupies a portion of the northeast “point” of the […]

Ken Lockwood Gorge 6-mile hike (High Bridge NJ)

Ken Lockwood Gorge Commons Parking Lot, 77 Main Street, High Bridge, NJ

It has been said that how you spend the early days of the New Year can set the tone for the rest of the year. With that in mind there is no time like the present to meet some new friends, hit the trails, make some memories and get the New Year off to a […]

Hike 4-6 miles Ramapo Reservation

Ramapo Reservation 608 Rt 202, Mahwah, NJ

No one gets left behind, this hike is perfect for the late sleeper. We discuss and have fun with many subjects. Ramapo Reservation Trail is a 7.2 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Mahwah Township, New Jersey that features a lake and is only recommended for very experienced adventurers. The trail is primarily used […]