OUTWalking is an outdoor hiking and walking group for the LGBTQ community.

Upcoming Walks: Yonkers Waterfront & Bear Mountain State Park


Yonkers Waterfront Walk

Date: Friday, May 17th | Meet at 7:00pm

Location: 20 Buena Vista Avenue, Yonkers, NY

Join OutWalking for an evening walk along the Yonkers Waterfront! We will meet at the entrance to the Buena Vista Parking Garage at the corner of Hudson and Hawthorn Streets at 7:00 PM. Please note there is a small parking fee to park in the garage. We will walk around for an hour or two, and you are welcome to leave at anytime. There are a couple cafes in the area if anyone is interested in getting food during the walk. Hope to see you there!
RSVP to Joe Nappi at jdnappi@gmail.com

Bear Mountain State Park Hike

Date: Sunday, June 16th | Meet at 10:00am

Location: 55 Hessian Drive, Tomkins Cove, NY, 10986

Join OUTWalking for a hike up Bear Mountain that will feature incredible views of the Hudson Valley!  We will meet in front of the Bear Mountain Inn, right next to the Hessian Lake parking lot.  From there we will proceed to Hessian Lake where we will start our assent up the mountain via the Major Welch Trail.  We will climb up terrain that will be steep and uneven at times until we reach the summit which features the Perkins Memorial Observation Tower, offering sweeping views of the surrounding valleys.  We will the descent the mountain via a section of the Appalachian Trail and will make our way back to the parking lot.  It is estimated that the 4 mile loop will take approximately 3 hours.  

Note: There is a $10 parking fee per vehicle!

Hope to see you there!

RSVP to Joe Nappi at jdnappi@gmail.com

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LOFT Social Groups are open groups which welcome everyone ages 18 and over. Groups are led by members of the LGBT and allied communities. There is no need to preregister and no fee to attend.

Donations are welcome. Suggested donation is $5; more if you can, less if you can't. Fees related to activities are the responsibility of participants.