In-Person: OUT Walking

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


Join OUTWalking on our next hiking adventure to Van Cortlandt Park/Identity Bar!

Van Cortlandt Park/Identity Bar
Sunday June 12, 2022
4:00 PM - 7:30 PM

*Meet at the Oneida Dog Run/John Muir Trail Head*
Oneida Ave & Van Cortlandt Park East, Bronx, NY

Join us for a very special pride event collaboration between The LOFT LGBTQ+ Community Center’s OUTWalking hiking group and the Woodlawn Collective (check them out at! We will be walking several miles through Van Cortlandt Park and will end up at the Idenity Bar, the only gay bar in the Bronx! The bar has graciously offered us free appetizers! Please RSVP to [email protected] to reserve your spot. 

This meeting is open to anyone 18 or older, anyone under 18 must be joined by a parent/guardian. We will walk back to the trail head  in Van Cortlandt Park after the bar outing. There is ample parking on the streets around the dog park for those that are driving to the event. A suggested donation of $5 is requested to participate. Proceeds from the event will be donated to Destination Tomorrow (, a Bronx based LGBTQ+ grassroots organization and the Loft LGBTQ+ Center (  Please RSVP to Joe Nappi at [email protected]

Be sure to check out our Facebook page for pictures of our past outings!
*** All attendees are required to wear face masks for the duration of the walk and practice social distancing ***

The LOFT'S OutWalking events are planned with everyone's safety in mind and we ask that participants complete this waiver to acknowledge they feel safe and able to engage in this physical activity. Once signed, they will be kept on file for the remainder of the calendar year, and do not need to be completed on a monthly basis. Thank you for helping keep OutWalking a safe experience for all those who participate!

Waiver link:

Hope to see you there!
If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to reach out to [email protected].

LOFT Social Groups are open groups which welcome everyone ages 18 and over. Groups are led by members of the LGBTQ+ 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.

June 12, 2022 at 4:00pm - 7:30pm
Van Cortlandt Park/Identity Bar
Oneida Ave & Van Cortlandt Park East
Bronx, NY 10471
United States
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