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Hiking Trips

Registration

Register Online:
All students have an ActiveNet account to register for Campus Recreation Trips/Events. To access your account, use Forgot my password and use your email in the mail.montclair.edu format.

Fall 2021 Hiking Trips

Easy Drop-in Hike
  • Date: Friday, September 10
  • Time: 3 – 5 p.m.
  • Location: Mills Reservation
  • Cost: Cost for Students/Faculty/Staff/Guest: FREE
  • Registration: Register in the Student Recreation Center main office or over the phone (973-655-3340).

Details: Leaving from the Panzer Athletic Center, participants will get to explore Mills Reservation, a local nature preserve very close to campus. This is a short, easy hike. Perfect to break in your hiking shoes!.

What to Bring: Water, sneakers, and a sense of adventure!

Potential Hazards: Weather changes, sunburn/heat exhaustion, dehydration, allergic reactions/poisonous plants, insect bites, and injury by running, including sprains, lacerations, abrasions, and fractures.

Halloween Hike - Watchung Reservation
  • Date: Saturday, October 30
  • Time: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
  • Location: Watchung Reservation
  • Cost: Cost for Students/Faculty/Staff/Guest: FREE

Details: Meet Outdoor Adventure at Watchung Reservation for a spoOooOky Halloween hike! We’ll take you around hiking trails through an abandoned village in Watchung Reservation to get the hair on the back of your head to stand up!

What to Bring: Water, sneakers, and a sense of adventure!

Potential Hazards: Poisonous plants/allergies; insect bites; unpredictable weather changes; sunburn/heat exhaustion; dehydration; steep, rocky, and/or slippery terrain; rolling or falling rocks; snakes and large animals; and injuries including sprains/strains, abrasions, lacerations, and fractures.