Family Trail Day

Upper West Side
Upper West Side
Broadway and West 76th Street
to 4:30PM
8:30AM to 4:30PM
Arrive by 8:15AM
2.5 miles
300 feet
elevation gain
All Ages

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About the trip


  • Hikers of all ages welcome
  • Learn about nature

  • Connect with other families in a new environment

  • Experience a screen free afternoon


Connect with your fellow Moms and Dads and give your kids a day outside in nature. Today is all about learning cool facts about flora and fauna while getting some exercise with a mild and scenic hike. Bringing your little one along in a carrier? No problem! Your guides will help you fit your gear and provide tips on hiking with kids. Thoughout the day, they'll be ready to share interesting stories about the area to keep your kids engaged.

Today is all about connecting with other families, taking in some fresh air, and enjoying a new and unique experience. This hike is part of Women in the Outdoors Week and is open to hikers of all ages and genders. All children must be accompanied by an adults (and all adults must be accompanied by a child).

Transportation Note:  Transportation in the DO shuttle is only available to adults and kids ages 8 and up, due to state transportation regulations. For famillies with younger kids, we invite you to meet us at the trailhead.

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Level 4/10
300 feet elevation gain
2.5 miles
Upper West SideBroadway and West 76th Street
8:30AM to 4:30PMArrive by 8:15AM

Trip Details


Pack List

  • Lunch (we won't have an organized lunch, but you're welcome to have a picnic with new friends)
  • Ample snacks
  • At least two liters of water per person
  • Weather-appropriate clothing
  • Camera
  • Child-carrying backpack or child carrier for children who cannot hike two miles
  • Plastic bag for trash
  • Wipes
  • Comfortable athletic clothing
  • Hiking boots or shoes
  • Hat
  • Jacket
  • Sunscreen
  • Bug spray
  • Sunglasses

Drive to Meet

Families with children under the age of 8 can drive to meet the group. You will be given your guide's cell phone number should you need to reach us the morning of the trip.

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