July 4th Weekend Day Trip: Hike, Winery, Riverside BBQ & Happy Hour


If you love the outdoors or just want to get out of the city for a day and don't feel like committing to our 4th of July Camping Weekend, then join us just for the day!  On the Friday July 4th Weekend we have hired a second van so that you can join all those on our camping trip for all the fun activities planned for that day.  Here is how it works:

-You will take the 9:32am Metro North Train from Grand Central (or drive) to Poughkeepsie.

-Dave and the camping group will meet you in Poughkeepsie at 11:30am where you will head to the campground for a big BBQ next to the river!

-After lunch we'll head up the road for an easy hike. The hike is about 2 miles and will take about and hour and a half.

-After the hike you will head to a local winery for wine tasting.

-You will end your day with a fun happy hour on the shores of the Hudson River with at the campsite where you can relax, kayak, swim and enjoy a cocktails and appetizers.

-At 6:30pm you will be driven back to Poughkeepsie for the 6:54pm train back to NYC.

$110 ($90 for VIP members) includes: round trip transportation to and from the train station and all activities, BBQ lunch, all park fees, guides, taxes and tips. Happy Hour on the river with wine, beer, soft drinks and appetizers.

Not included:  train fare.

Can I come alone?  Yes 97% of those attending will register on their own.

What should I wear?  Summer casual, hiking shoes or sneakers with treads.

How hard is the hike?  There are some inclines.  This would be a 5 out of 10.  It helps to be in shape.  There may be roots and rocks on some paths.

Do I need a ticket?  Unless otherwise instructed, if you registered and paid for this event or registered with a voucher your name will be on a list at the meeting location.

How will I find the group?  We will send you a confirmation email with exact locations, contact info and names of those who are hosting the event when you register for the event and send follow up emails as we get closer.

Ages: 21+  Most of our events attract 20’s -40’s although some events can skew younger or older (50’s) depending on the event. Some events are clearly age specific as indicated.   If this is an issue for you contact Dave at the address below and we can usually give you a very accurate idea of what to expect.

Questions?  Contact Dave Cervini at or call 212-873-2256 M-F 10am-4pm

This event is nonrefundable unless the event is canceled or rescheduled.

By registering for this event you take full responsibilities for your actions and agree to conduct yourself accordingly.

What if it rains? The trip is canceled if the conditions are unsafe and you will be refunded.


Take the 9:45am Metro North Train to Pougkeepsie, NY
from Grand Central
Your guide will meet you in Pougkeepsie
New York, NY
10019 Map and Directions


Date: 07/06/2019

Price: $110.00
VIP Price: $90.00 - Not a V.I.P.? Click here for details.

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