All scheduled walks are postponed through September 15th and until further notice, based on the guidance regarding the coronavirus from the CDC, the Governors of New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania, and numerous local officials. We look forward to being able to walk with you again soon.




Importable 2020 event calendar

Register for our 2020 walking events


DATEWALKMILESLOCATION
Sat Jan 4D&R Warm-Up Walk30miNew Brunswick to Millstone, back
Sun Jan 19TRAINing Walk16miMorristown to Maplewood NJ
Sat Feb 8Kennedy5050miPotomac MD to Harpers Ferry WV
Sat Feb 29Princeton Leap12miPrinceton NJ
Sat Mar 21Spring Ahead Walk13miTrenton to Princeton NJ (ECG)
Sat Apr 4Long Island Traverse20miCold Spring Harbor - Massapequa NY
Sun Apr 5Cape Henlopen Delaware9miLewes DE and Cape Henlopen
Sat Apr 11Roosevelt Island Astoria Walk12miManhattan to Astoria, Queens NY
Sat Apr 18Great Canal Walk28-40Princeton/Trenton to New Brunswick
Sat Apr 25Between Walk13miNew Brunswick to Metropark NJ
Sat May 9Duke Farms Loop28-33New Brunswick NJ (ECG)
Sat May 16Big Walk 10th anniversary50miMetropark NJ to NYC (ECG)
Sat May 23Philly Freedom Tour15miPhiladelphia
Sat Jun 6Hudson Loop Walk30miJersey City to GWB to WTC (ECG)
Sat Jun 13Roebling Ramble12miRoebling NJ to Trenton NJ
Sat Jun 20Cresheim Wissahickon Hike12miChestnut Hill PA
Sun Jun 28Great Staten Island Loop16miJersey City NJ to NYC
Sat Jul 4Walk Fourth8miCenter City Philadelphia
Sat Jul 18Grounds For Sculpture Walk16miPrinceton Jct to Hamilton NJ
Sat Jul 25Schuylkill Banks Walk15miPhiladelphia to Tinicum PA (ECG)
Sat Aug 1Columbia Trail Moonlight Hike12miHigh Bridge to Califon NJ
Sat Aug 8Penn to Penn Walk (NJ2NY50)20miNewark Penn to NYC Penn Station
Sat Aug 22Pennypack Trail20-27Holmesburg to Ft Washington PA
Sun Aug 23Wissahickon Trail20miFt Washington to Phila PA
Sat Aug 29Lawrenceville Hopewell Trail10-30Trenton to Lawrenceville NJ (ECG)
Sat Sep 5Long Haul on the Delaware19-62Trenton NJ, Delaware River
Sat Sep 12Down The Shore16miCape May to Wildwood NJ
Sat Sep 26Endless Summer Walk30miMatawan to Asbury Park NJ
Sat Oct 3Bronx Coast to Coast18miHudson River to Long Island Sound
Sat Oct 10Bristol Stomp!18miBristol PA to Trenton NJ (ECG)
Mon Oct 12Lenape34: The Origins Walk34miMillburn to Newark NJ
Sat Oct 17Sweetest Walk on Earth22miHarrisburg to Hershey PA
Sat Oct 24FreeWalkers Marathon26/13Philadelphia to Chestnut Hill PA
Sat Oct 31Haunted Halloween Hike10miTarrytown, Sleepy Hollow NY
Sun Nov 1Stroll & Roll Walk2-4miEcho Lake Park, Mountainside NJ
Sat Nov 7Cooper River Walk15-30Philly to Lindenwold, NJ
Fri Nov 27Gobble Gobble Walk8miSouth Mountain, Millburn NJ
Sat Dec 5Winter Hudson Loop30miJersey City to GWB to WTC (ECG)
Sat Dec 12Philly Christmas10miPhiladelphia
Sat Dec 26Battle of Trenton5-13Wash Crossing PA to Trenton NJ

Past Events (64)

Date range
January 19, 2020
Sunday
December 28, 2019
Saturday
November 29, 2019
Friday
  • Gobble Gobble Hike

  • Nov 29, 2019 from 9:30am to 12:30pm
  • Location: South Mountain Reservation Essex County Dog Park Essex County Dog Park Maplewood, NJ
  • Description:

    Trail hike for 4-5 miles. Finish time will depend on the pace of the group. Estimate is 3 hours.

    Highlights will include the Fairy Trail and Hemlock Falls.

    Directions: Enter South Mt Reservation from South Orange Ave onto Crest Drive (from either

  • Created by: Jenn Popper
  • Categories: Short distance (<10 miles)
November 16, 2019
Saturday
November 3, 2019
Sunday
  • Stroll & Roll

  • Nov 3, 2019 from 10:30am to 1:30pm
  • Location: Echo Lake Park, Springfield Avenue, Mountainside, New Jersey 07092
  • Description:

    Healthy Fun for Everyone!
    Warm weather got you busting to go outdoors? What about the family?

    The FreeWalkers and Union County Parks have the perfect event for you and your family. It's a FREE Sunday stroll on November 3rd along the beautiful trails

  • Created by: Jenn Popper
  • Categories: Short distance (<10 miles)
  • Tags: family friendly
October 27, 2019
Sunday
October 14, 2019
Monday
  • Lenape34 2019 - The Origins Walk

  • Oct 14, 2019 from 7:00am to 8:00pm
  • Location: 35 Essex Street, Millburn, New Jersey 07041
  • Description:

    This Columbus Day's 34-mile walk starts at the train station in Millburn, NJ and follows an old marked trail called the "Lenape Trail" in beautiful South Mountain, Eagle Rock and Mills Reservations. It includes suburban towns such as Montclair, West

  • Created by: Jenn Popper
  • Categories: General
  • Tags: long distance (25+ miles)
October 12, 2019
Saturday
September 28, 2019
Saturday
  • Bronx Coast to Coast Walk 2019

  • Sep 28, 2019 from 9:00am to 4:00pm
  • Location: Ewen Park Entrance, W 231st Street and Riverdale Ave, NY, NY 10463
  • Description:
    The walk starts at the intersection of W 231st St. and Riverdale Ave. at the entrance to Ewen Park (by the benches).   
     
    To get there by subway, take the #1 Train to 231st St.   Then, from the station, walk 4 blocks west on W 231st St (past the Dunk
  • Created by: Jenn Popper
  • Categories: Medium distance (10 - 25 miles)
September 21, 2019
Saturday
  • The Endless Summer Walk 2019

  • Sep 21, 2019 from 7:30am to 6:00pm
  • Location: Aberdeen-Matawan Train Station, Main St. and Atlantic Ave., Matawan, NJ 07747
  • Description:

    Don't you wish summer would never end?

    The FreeWalkers know that feeling well and we aim to push the boundaries of the season each year. This year we are declaring September 21 to be our last summer day - and one that is sure to be a great one for

  • Created by: Jenn Popper
  • Categories: Long distance (25+ miles)
September 14, 2019
Saturday
August 25, 2019
Sunday
August 24, 2019
Saturday
August 10, 2019
Saturday
August 4, 2019
Sunday
  • Mason Dixon: Walk the Line

  • Aug 4, 2019 from 10:00am to 5:00pm
  • Location: Newark Transit Hub E Delaware Ave Newark, DE 19711
  • Description:

    Hidden treasures amidst natural beauty

    13 to 18 mile loop walk from Newark DE into White Clay Creek Park

    Bring at least two quarts of fluids and a couple snacks. This is a shady but warm walk.

    Celebrate the historic survey of the Mason-Dixon Line, c

  • Created by: Jenn Popper
  • Categories: Medium distance (10 - 25 miles)
July 27, 2019
Saturday