• Santa Hike, Party & More (12/6/2018)
    Outdoor Club of Port Jervis
    (845) 288-3165
    Email: info@ocopj.org
    Facebook: outdoorclubofportjervis 


     SATURDAY MORNING OUTDOOR CLUB RUN (weekly)
    Saturday, December 8th with Melissa Decker
    9:00 AM | Brewer’s Reservoir (Reservoir 1) Parking Lot 4

    There will be a group run starting in the Watershed. The route, distance, and pace to be decided by those in attendance. The group run will be every Saturday, same time and place unless otherwise directed.
                                   
    Park at Brewer’s Reservoir Overflow Parking Lot 4 on right just before Water Plant entrance. 61 Reservoir Rd, Port Jervis


      
    Holiday Hike with Santa
    Saturday, December 15, 2018

    10AM – 1PM
    Rain Date will be Sunday, December 16th if needed

    Join Santa, Grinch and the elves of the Outdoor Club of Port Jervis on a trek through the woods of Elks Brox, part of the Port Jervis Watershed Trails. Young and old alike are welcome to participate in a holiday easy hike with a stop in the campground area to warm by a campfire and enjoy hot coco, hot/cold cider, soft drinks, cookies, candies, other treats and surprises for the kids. Portable toilet facilities will be available.
     
    Meeting place will be 201 Skyline Dr. Parking Lot 2 at the entrance of Elks Brox 1 mile uphill from Rt 97/ Rt 42. For more information please contact the Outdoor Club.

    It’s Not Too Late, Sign-up is highly recommended
     
    Outdoor Club of Port Jervis
    (845)288-3165 – leave msg
    Email: info@ocopj.org
    Facebook: outdoorclubofportjervis 


     
    GUIDED BIKE RIDE
    Sunday, December 16th – 2 PM
    Lead by Ben Cheek, Dir of Activities
    ELKS BROX PARK – Parking Lot 2 – 201 Skyline Dr (1-1/4 mile from Rt 97/Rt 42)

    Ben will lead riders through the Watershed Trails. Be sure to wear safety gear, appropriate clothing, water and a snack.


      
    HOLIDAY GET TOGETHER POTLUCK
    Sunay December 16th – 6pm to 10pm


    Exciting Pot Luck Event! 
    Bring your best Pot Luck Dish for a fun evening.  Get to know all of our members and their significant others. Join us to discuss last year and our plans for how we can improve in 2019.  The Club will supply wine, beer and soft drinks plus all paper goods. Club logo clothing and more will be available for purchase with all proceeds going toward promoting and developing the trail system.
     
    The event will take place on Sunday,December 16th at The UpFront Exhibition Space, 31 Jersey Ave, Port Jervis from 6 to 10. This will a great event and a chance to meet the club.
    Please respond to schillwilliam207@gmail.com
    Or call (845) 856-6741 to RSVP

     
    Mark your calendar & please RSVP.  We need a count to move forward.

     
      FULL MOON HIKE
    Saturday, December 22nd with Mike Ward
    7 PM  Deerpark Dam (Old Reservoir 3)
    220 Academy Ave – old caretaker house

    This will be an easy to moderate hike in the dark. Bring a flashlight and water. Dress warmly and footwear for hiking. Hike will be approximately 2-1/2 to 3 miles and last under 2 hrs.
                                   
    Park at 220 Academy Ave – old caretaker house, directly across from the reservoir.


      FULL MOON HIKE
    Saturday, December 22nd with Mike Ward
    7 PM  Deerpark Dam (Old Reservoir 3)
    220 Academy Ave – old caretaker house

    This will be an easy to moderate hike in the dark. Bring a flashlight and water. Dress warmly, good footwear (some areas may be wet) and water for hiking. Hike will be approximately 2-1/2 to 3 miles and last under 2 hrs.
                                   
    Park at 220 Academy Ave – old caretaker house, directly across from the reservoir.




    SUNDAY HIKE IN THE WATERSHED
    Sunday, December 23rd with Mike Ward
    10 AM  Deerpark Dam (Old Reservoir 3)
    220 Academy Ave – old caretaker house

    This will be a moderate hike on the north trails. Dress warmly, good footwear (some areas will likely be wet), water & snack for hiking. Hike will be approximately 5-1/2 to 6 miles and last under 3 hrs
                                   
    Park at 220 Academy Ave – old caretaker house, directly across from the reservoir.




    12/27/2018     Thu      Outdoor Club Meeting – No December meeting
    01/05/2019     Sat       Saturday Hike the Trails – 10 AM Location TBA
    01/06/2019     Sun      Bike Ride Trails w/Ben Cheek 2PM  Brewers Res. P4/P5
    01/13/2019     Sun      Sunday Hike the Watershed – 10AM Location TBA
    01/19/2019     Sat       Saturday Hike the Trails – 10 AM Location TBA
    01/20/2019     Sun      Bike Ride Trails w/Ben Cheek 2PM Deerpark Dam P6
    01/20/2019     Sun      Lunar Eclipse/Super Moon/Full Moon – 7PM Elks Brox P2
    01/24/2019     Thu      Outdoor Club Meeting – 7PM City Hall Council Chambers
    01/27/2019     Sun      Sunday Hike the Watershed – 10AM Location TBA