Old Croton Aqueduct walk, Hastings to Yonkers
Joint walk with Westchester Trails Association. An easy 5-6 mile walk, with lovely views of the Hudson River. Surprise lunch stop (pack a lunch), then on to the Hudson River Museum for an optional visit. Return by same route. Meet at Aqueduct Lane, and Washington Avenue, in Hastings. Ten minute walking distance (mostly uphill) from Hastings Metro-North Train Station. Driving directions: Take US Route 9 to Hastings, turn West (toward the River) on Washington Avenue, then turn left onto Aqueduct Lane (a sharp diagonal turn onto an unpaved parking area). Contact: Ellie Carren, 914-591-7038. No calls after 11 pm, please.