Harriman Hikers was featured in a newspaper article in the Monday, August 25th, 2008 print edition of the Bergen Record. The Record sent Staff Reporter Carol Fletcher and Staff Photographer Amy Newman to visit and hike with us on our Sunday, August 24th, 2008 regular Sunday hike.
The article also appears in the Record Online:
Record Online | Northern New Jersey | You’ll never hike alone. That’s a guarantee! | Monday, August 25, 2008 | By Carol Fletcher, Staff Writer
“So you’re an avid hiker who’s not scared of climbing 1,600 feet, crossing streams or breathing hard for several hours. But you’re single and tired of hiking alone.
Meet the Harriman Hikers, a group for singles of any age that hikes every Sunday, rain or shine, in the freezing cold or steamy heat.
“It’s delightfully not a pickup thing,” said leader Greg Paret, a Putnam County, N.Y., resident who was leading a hike along a rocky trail Sunday in Harriman State Park with co-leader Ed Burdzy of Passaic. “It’s for people who want to do something with single people and not their married friends.”