Wednesday, February 14, 2007

Northern Manhattan Urban Hiking Trail Creation

Rebecca Scott of Partnership for Parks gave us the great news of a formation of a Northern Manhattan Urban Hiking trail. Below is the information on conceptualization for the hiking trails. Mark your calendars to help create this special experience.

Make the Road by Walking: Conceptualizing the CLIMB Trail.
Join us in a week of activities to inform the creation of an urban hiking trail in northern Manhattan.


Michel Cantal-Dupart, urbanist and architect, National Conservatory of Arts and Trades, Paris. Denys Candy and Terri Baltimore, community organizers, Find the Rivers!, Pittsburgh(

Guided hike of the North end of the trail
Sunday, February 18th 2007 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Meet @ exit of Dyckman/200 Street 1 train station, corner with Nagle Avenue

Walk on your own (small groups) any portion of the trail from 200th Street to 110th Street.
Monday, February 19th 2007

Concept Presentation by Michel Cantal-Dupart and Presentation on building coalition by Denys Candy and Terri Baltimore
Tuesday, February 20th 2007 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Russ Berrie Medical Science Pavilion 1150 St. Nicholas Ave (corner of 168th Street and St. Nicholas) Lobby Conference Room

Guided hike of the South end of the trail
Wednesday, February 21st 2007 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Meet @ exit of 110th Street C train station, corner with Central Park West

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