Monday, September 21, 2015

Autumn is in the Air


Due to the rain and wind forecasted for this weekend, the Friends of High Point State Park Fall Foliage Bicycle Ride that was scheduled for Saturday, October 3, has been canceled. 

No rain date is scheduled. We apologize for any inconvenience. Visitors are welcome to come up to the park and enjoy the fall foliage on their own. Park maps and suggested routes may be obtained by visiting the HPSP Office. Thank you!  

Fall Foliage Bicycle Ride
Saturday, October 3, 2015
Meet at the Winter Parking Lot
11 am - 1:30 pm

Come enjoy the beauty of fall at High Point State Park!

Bring your own bicycle for a lovely ride to view the autumn foliage. We will meet at the Winter Parking Lot and set off from there onto Park Ridge Road. Along the way, we will make a few short stops at points of interest and enjoy a picnic lunch.

The ride is suitable for ages 14 and older. Helmets are required for all bicycle riders. Please bring your own bicycle, helmet, bag lunch, and water. 

No rain date is scheduled, but visitors are welcome to explore on their own. Park maps and suggested routes for bicycling are available in the park office.

The event is free, but a suggested donation of $5 per participant is appreciated. 

For additional information, please call 973-702-0488.

Save the date for our upcoming fall finale event!

Open Hearth Cooking
HPSP Interpretive Center
Saturday, October 24
11 am - 3 pm

*Suggested donation of $5 per family appreciated.

Join the Friends of High Point State Park for a demonstration of open hearth cooking on the Interpretive Center fireplace. Autumn is the season of bountiful harvests and the air will be filled with the aromas of pumpkin and apple. Enjoy a sample tasting of delectable soups, meats, and desserts all cooked fireside. Seasonal crafts for children. Refreshments available.


See you on the mountain!