New York City Queer Day Hike
Jun
22
10:30 AM10:30

New York City Queer Day Hike

Bear Mountain Loop Trail

Bear Mountain State Park, Peekskill
4.5 Miles/1,208’ Elevation Gain

Lənape Ancestral Land

What to bring:
trekking poles (optional), water, snacks, warm layers
Meeting Time: 10:30am
Meeting Information: Parking lot available by Bear Mountain Inn and Overlook Lodge for a small fee ($5-$10). Please plan to meet in front of the Inn. Google Directions
Dogs okay on leash

Public Transit Info:
Buses available from New York City. Plan to take the 8:45 AM Short Line Bus from Port Authority to arrive at Bear Mountain at 10:15 AM. Arrive at Port Authority early to ensure you have time to purchase tickets and find the gate. Bus information link - https://web.coachusa.com/shortline/booking.asp?action=ProductDetail&TRP=1&productId=1983

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Hudson Valley Queer Day Hike
Jun
29
10:00 AM10:00

Hudson Valley Queer Day Hike

Please join us for a day hike! This hike is open to the LGBTQ+ Community and their allies.

Diamond Notch to West Kill Falls
Lanesville/Phoenecia NY

7 miles/ 1,387’ Elevation Gain

Haudenosaunee and Mohican Ancestral Land

There is an opportunity to take a dip in some (very cold) water at the falls, so swim suits/towels if people want to bring them.

Dogs allowed on this hike.

Meet us

10:00am Carpooling (Google Directions)

11:15am Trailhead (Google Directions) is down a narrow dirt road at the end of Diamond Notch Rd, Lanesville. Parking is along the dirt road. Carpooling encouraged because there is not much parking at the trailhead.


Please bring water, snacks, lunch, a warm layer and swim clothes (optional)

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Western Mass Queer Day Hike
Jun
30
9:00 AM09:00

Western Mass Queer Day Hike

Please join us for a day hike! This hike is open to the LGBTQ+ Community and their allies.

Mt. Grace - Firetower Hike!
Warwick, MA

Location: Western Massachusetts

2.8 miles /728’ elevation gain

Abenaki, Webanaki, and Pennacook Land

Dogs allowed

Meet us
9:00am Trailhead (Google Directions)

Please bring: water, snacks, lunch, warm layer, swimming clothes (optional)
No carpool for this hike, but please let us know if you need a ride and we’ll help!

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Western Maine Queer Day Hike
Jul
4
8:45 AM08:45

Western Maine Queer Day Hike

Please join us for a day hike! This hike is open to the LGBTQ+ Community and their allies.

Southwest Ridge Trail to Pleasant Mountain Summit
Denmark / Bridgton , Maine

5.4 miles/1,460’

Pequawket Ancestral Land

Meet us

8:45am Carpool (Google Directions)
10:00am Trailhead (Google Directions)

Please bring: water, snacks, lunch, warm layer, swimming clothes (optional)

Post hike swim!
Dogs allowed on this hike!

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Portland, OR Queer Day Hike
Jul
17
10:00 AM10:00

Portland, OR Queer Day Hike

Please join us for a day hike! This hike is open to the LGBTQ+ Community and their allies.

Lower Twin Lake Swim & Hike, Mt. Hood
4 miles/500’ Elevation Gain

Chinook Ancestral Land

Meet Us

10am Carpool Glenhaven Park (Google Directions)

11:30 Frog Lake Snow Park (Google Directions)

Please bring: water, snacks, lunch, swimming clothes, towel, floaties (optional), and a warm layer.

Dogs allowed on this hike.

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Seattle Queer Day Hike
Jul
20
9:00 AM09:00

Seattle Queer Day Hike

Please join us for a day hike! This hike is open to the LGBTQ+ Community and their allies.

Scorpion Mountain
Skykomish, WA
8.6 miles / 2,500’ Elevation Gain
Tulalip Ancestral Lands

Meet Us:

9am Bothell Park and Ride 10303 Woodinville Dr, Bothell, WA 9801 (Google Directions)

10am Johnson Ridge Trailhead Washington (Google Directions)

Please bring: water, snacks, lunch, a warm layer

Northwest Forest Pass required for parking.

Dogs allowed on this hike.

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Portland, OR Queer Day Hike
Jul
27
10:30 AM10:30

Portland, OR Queer Day Hike

Please join us for a day hike! This hike is open to the LGBTQ+ Community and their allies.

Tamanawas Falls
Mt. Hood, Oregon

3.6 miles / 560’ Elevation Gain
Chinook Ancestral Land

Meet Us

9am Carpool Glenhaven Park (Google Directions)
10am Tamanawas Falls Trailhead (Google Directions)

Please bring: water, snacks, lunch, swimming clothes, towel, floaties (optional), and a warm layer.

Dogs allowed on this hike.

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Western Mass Plant ID Hike
Aug
24
10:00 AM10:00

Western Mass Plant ID Hike

Western Mass Plant ID Hike

1-2 mile plant walk with two local plant ecologists, where we will be identifying what we know and bringing a few native plant ID books for folks interested in learning more. This hike is open to anyone interested in familiarizing themselves with the local plants, at any level! We recommend good hiking shoes and a backpack with water, snacks, and a notebook.

Exact location: TBD
Meeting & carpooling: TBD

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Atlanta Queer Day Hike
Oct
5
8:30 AM08:30

Atlanta Queer Day Hike

Iron Hill Loop @ Red Top Mountain

Cartersville, GA

3.8 miles / <100’ Elevation Gain
Muscogee (Creek) & Eastern Band of the Cherokee Ancestral Land

Meet us:

8:30am Carpool Cabbagetown Park (street parking, meet in park)

10:00am Red Top Mountain State Park Visitor Center | 659 Red Top Mountain Rd SE, Cartersville, GA 30121 (will meet at visitor center, use restroom, and then move cars to trailhead)

$5 Day Pass OR Georgia State Park Pass

Sorry, no dogs allowed on this hike!

Please bring: water, snacks, lunch, and a warm layer.

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