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Box 20748
Cathedral Station
New York, NY 10025

Hotline:  212-330-7686

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 Adirondack Mountain Club is dedicated to the conservation, preservation, and responsible recreational use of the New York State Forest Preserve and other parks, wild lands, and waters vital to its members and chapters.American Hiking SocietyFounded in 1976, American Hiking Society is the only national organization that promotes and protects foot trails, their surrounding natural areas, and the hiking experience

Appalachian Mountain Club …Promote(s) the protection, enjoyment, and understanding of the mountains, forests, waters, and trails of the Appalachian region, and believe these resources have intrinsic worth and provide recreational opportunities, spiritual renewal, and ecological and economic health for the region.

Appalachian Trail Conservancy mission is to preserve and manage the Appalachian Trail – ensuring that its vast natural beauty and priceless cultural heritage can be shared and enjoyed today, tomorrow, and for centuries to come.

The American Littoral Society (NE Chapter)  …(P)romotes the study and conservation of marine life and habitat, protects the coast from harm, and empowers others to do the same.

Civitasfoster(s), mobilize and coordinate civic concern in the community of Manhattan’s Upper East Side and East Harlem. To that end, CIVITAS seeks to promote, preserve and protect residential neighborhoods that are lively and livable

East Coast Greenway  The East Coast Greenway vision is for a long-distance, urban, shared-use trail system linking 25 major cities along the Eastern Seaboard between Calais, Maine, and Key West, Florida.

Freewalkers …offers events, information, & networking educating the public on the benefit of walking.

Friends of Hudson River ParkFriends of Hudson River Park is an independent nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to the completion, care, and enhancement of the Hudson River Park, and is the designated fundraising partner of the Hudson River Park Trust.

Hudson River Foundation  …Make(s) science integral to decision-making with regard to the Hudson River and its watershed and to support competent stewardship of this extraordinary resource.

New York Sierra Club  Founded by legendary conservationist John Muir in 1892, the Sierra Club is now the nation's largest and most influential grassroots environmental organization -- with more than two million members and supporters.

New York - New Jersey Trail ConferenceSince 1920, the New York-New Jersey Trail Conference has partnered with parks to create, protect, and promote a network of over 2,100 miles of public trails in the New York-New Jersey metropolitan region.

Non-Profit Coordinating Committee of New Yorkcoordinates efforts at the national, state and local levels to promote equitable and least burdensome nonprofit regulations so that NY nonprofits can focus on their missions.

Outdoors Club engages in hiking, biking, wilderness trekking, canoeing, mountaineering, snowshoeing and skiing, nature and educational city walking tours of varying difficulty

Rails to Trails Conservancytransforms unused rail corridors into vibrant public places—ensuring a better future for America made possible by trails and the connections they inspire.

Transportation AlternativesTransportation Alternatives’ mission is to reclaim New York City's streets from the automobile and to promote bicycling, walking and public transit.

Waterfront Alliance works to protect, transform, and revitalize our harbor and waterfront.






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