Hike through History: Harriman-Flight 6231 (Rescheduled Date)
May 13, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
The Historical Society of Rockland County Invites You to Join Us for a
Northwest Airlines Flight 6231
Hike through History
When: Saturday, March 25, 2017, 10:00 am (rain or shine); hike concludes at approximately 1 pm
Where: Meeting location will be provided with a confirmed reservation
Price: $5/person (pre-paid reservations are required)
Northwest Airlines Flight 6231 crashed in Harriman State Park on December 1, 1974, just minutes after taking off from Kennedy Airport, on its way to Buffalo. The HSRC and the Historical Society of the Palisades Interstate Park Region invite you to hike to the 1974 commercial plane crash site.
The hike is approximately two miles (one mile in and one mile out). It is an easy to moderate hike over gently rolling terrain. Sturdy footwear is recommended due to some rocky terrain. A short lecture will take place at the site.
Please note that those who choose not to hike to the site can follow other vehicles to a camp road located within a few hundred yards of the site.
Be sure to bring water and wear appropriate footwear and outerwear for this hike.
To register for this Hike through History, go to: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/2881588
Historical Society of Rockland County
20 Zukor Road
New City, NY 10956
Phone: (845) 634-9629
Fax: (845) 634-8690
Cancellation policy: Due to the overwhelming popularity of the Hikes through History, the $5 registration fee is non-refundable. Space is limited for safety. A waiting list will be compiled, and spaces that become available will be filled on a first come, first served basis. Only those who have made full payment can be accommodated.