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April 13 - 9:30
Annual John Clyde Memorial Spring Cleanup,
Help Remember our friend and fellow UOC member by participating in
this new community event.
|Saturday, April 20 - 9:30
We will walk some of the 18 miles of trails wondering through woodlands
and meadows. Also visit the orchid greenhouse. Lunch on site
Mountain Film Festival World Tour, Princeton
Arrange on your own. Not a UOC group outing
Spectacular action-packed films featuring explorations of the natural world.
Check out at: https://outdooraction.princeton.edu/events/films-speakers
|Sunday, April 28 - Noon
Designed in the mid 1920's by American architect John Russel Pope.
View the mansion and gardens. Late lunch/early supper nearby.
|Saturday, May 4
Hollow, Great Swamp and Raptor Trust, Morristown
Tour where the Continental Army camped in 1779/80. Enloy a walk in the swamp
and then see owls, eagles and other birds. Picnic lunch.
walk and birding at Mercer Meadows, Lawrenceville
A 2 hour weekday walk in an area considered a bird sanctuary
Bring a picnic lunch.
|Saturday, May 18 -
Rain date May 19
Bike, Beach, Birding or Hike. Your choice. We will form groups for each
activity. Also visit History House. Late Lunch nearby.
|Sunday, June 2 -
Rain date June 1
Garden Walk, Keyport
Stroll through Keyport and view the private and public gardens of this
charming town. Visitors come from world wide to view these. Late Lunch locally.
June 6 or
Friday June 7
Park cleanup, Franklin
Our spring community service project. A great opportunity to give back in
appreciation to be able to use the park. More info to follow.
|Saturday, June 8 - Noon||Laurita
Winery, New Egypt
Formerly a dairy farm, was first planted in 1998 and opened in 2008.
Tour the winery, taste some wine and have lunch on site
|Saturday, June 15
Greenway, Edison to Woodbridge
A late spring stroll along a section we have not done. An easy 3 miles on
a flat paved surface. Lunch midway.
|Saturday, June 22||Davidson
Mill Pond Park Walk, Sough Brunswick
A scenic, comfortable, level 2 mile walk through former farm fields. See
a butterfly house and Master Gardener gardens. Benches to eat lunch.
meeting at the Log Cabin, See Cairn for details
summer picnic at Colonial Park. Details in next
|Plainsboro Preserve -
watching wildlife and enjoying plant life
|Middlesex County water
treatment plant tour
|Hiking the Griggstown
Native Grassland Preserve
|Cheesequake State Park -
see both fresh and salt water marshes
|Sourland Mountain Preserve
|Ken Lockwood Gorge and the
South Branch of the Raritan River
|Franklin Parker Preserve in
the NJ Pine Barrons
|An autumn walk in
Hacklebarney State Park
|Walking High Rock Park in
|Birding trip to Barnegat
|The Appalachian Trail - A National
Geographic Video - 50 min
Hiking the Presidential Range - 40 min
Hiking Half Dome - overview - 10 min
The subway in Zion National Park - 10 min
Bryce Canyon in the AM - 10 min
Park at North Dome/Upper Falls - 1 hr, 14 min