All the Swiss Ski Club Events


                                                                                                                           Ski with us, Feast with us and Have fun!

If you'd like to suggest a club activity, please write Events@SwissSkiClub.org 

Please continue to check our calendar for local and online social events and activities consistent with health safety and regulations, possibly including carpool day trips.

Cancellation Policy: 

  • All Reservations must be paid in full at the time of registering.  There is a  minimum $50 cancellation/no show fee for all reservations/events. This fee must be paid before the person will be able to register/attend for any future events.  Membership renewals or applications will not be processed until all outstanding invoices are paid in full.

Upcoming events

    • 01-Jun-2024
    • 10:30 AM - 1:30 PM
    • Tuxedo Train Station, Library Road, Tuxedo, NY
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    Hiking in Tuxedo Park, New York

    with the Swiss Ski Club!

    Saturday, June 1st at 10:30 am

    Tuxedo Loop to Lake Sebago

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    The temperature is cooling, so let's get back out on the trails!

    We are going to meet on at the following location:

    Tuxedo Train Station, Library Road, Tuxedo, NY

    Hike Description:

    Explore this 6.7-mile loop trail near Tuxedo Park, New York. Generally considered a moderately challenging route, it takes an average of 3 h 25 min to complete. This is a popular trail for hiking and running, but you can still enjoy some solitude during quieter times of day.

    Additional information for this hike is provided in the link immediately below

    All Trails : Tuxedo Loop to Lake Sebago

    Following the hike, we plan to have a late lunch at a local restaurant.

    This is an opportunity for us to stay active and have fun, and enjoy the fresh air and you are welcome to join us.

    We are looking forward to seeing you.

    Bring plenty of water, a snack, and sun screen. Wear hiking boots or good sneakers and a hat! Be sure to check the weather day of - we will be hiking rain or shine! 

    Happy Hiking! 

    For questions regarding the event, contact the organizer at: 

    hike@swissskiclub.org


    NJ Transit 9:14 AM from Penn Station to Tuxedo Station

    NJ Transit Train Schedule

    • 08-Jun-2024
    • 11:00 AM - 5:30 PM
    • 101 W Adventure Trail Rd, Nesquehoning, PA 18240
    • 9
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    Whitewater Rafting on the Lehign River in Nesquehoning, PA

    Join us for  Whitewater Rafting. We will go on the Whitewater Dam Release date. It is a wet and wild 13 mile trip that runs through the breathtaking scenery of the Lehigh Gorge State Park.

    Hang on tight and experience the thrill of Class III whitewater. 

    Plan accordingly for an All-day adventure. WE RAFT RAIN OR SHINE!!!

    Time on the Water: approx.4-6 hours (13 miles). Total time is 7-7½ hours 

    When: Saturday, June 8th, 2024  Time: Arrive by 10:30 AM

    Where:  Whitewater Rafting Adventures

    101 W Adventure Trail Rd, Nesquehoning, PA 18240

    570-669-9127

    (Directions)  (Map)

    Cost :  $85/members

                $95/non-members

    Cancellation policy: Non-refundable, Voucher only

    Please note: You are responsible for your own transportation

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    More details: http://www.adventurerafting.com/whitewater/
    Rafting company policies: http://www.adventurerafting.com/wra-policies/
    Frequently Asked Questions: http://www.adventurerafting.com/faqs/


    • 12-Jun-2024
    • 6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
    • Central Park, New York
    Registration is closed

    New York Philharmonic
    Concert in Central Park

    Wednesday June 12

    The Swiss Ski Club continues its tradition of attending the wonderful New York Philharmonic free concert and fireworks in Manhattan's Central Park.

    Join us on the Great Lawn in Central Park on Wednesday,  June 12.

    We have staked out a good viewing spot with blankets. We will be saving space for a large crowd at the cross isle east of the sound booth.

     


    Bring your friends, food and drink.

    Please, no tall chairs. Ground cover provided. Look for the red and white balloons.  Try to come early! We suggest arriving around 6:00 pm. The music itself begins at 8:00 PM and goes until 10:30 PM.

    Westside entrances: West 81st or 86th Streets at Central Park West Eastside entrance: 84th Street at Fifth Avenue

    Concerts in the Park

    Program to Include

    Beethoven

    Egmont Overture

    Fe. Mendelssohn

    Violin Concerto in E minor

    Elgar

    Wand of Youth Overture

    NY Phil Very Young Composer Dalya Shaman

    Floating in the Stars

    NY Phil Very Young Composer David Wright

    Tarzan’s Rage

    Carlos Simon

    Four Black American Dances (New York Premiere)

    Rimsky-Korsakov

    Capriccio espagnol

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    Thomas Wilkins, Conductor

    For information contact Ann at aobannie@gmail.com

    • 03-Jul-2024
    • 07-Jul-2024
    • Swiss Ski Club Lodge, Waitsfield, VT
    • 40

    Independence Day Weekend in Vermont

    July 3rd - July 7th

    Register for your selected nights by clicking here:

    Fare Harbor Registration

    Escape the city and celebrate 4th of July weekend in Vermont!

    With hiking, biking, and swimming in Vermont’s water holes, our own backyard BBQs, and fireworks, this will be a holiday to remember!  

    We will plan a number of group activities. The Long Trail ridge can be accessed from Mount Ellen or Sugarbush (snack on wild strawberries on the ski slopes).

    Or relax on the deck, read, hang-out and enjoy full moon nights!


    Enjoy the farm-to-table food fresh from the Von Trapp farm store and the Waitsfield farmer’s market. Don’t miss out on Vermont craft beers!

    Meet new people!

    Summer Rates and Procedures

    Register for your stay by clicking here:

    Fare Harbor Lodge Registration

    Lodging only costs per night (no meals): $25 for members/ $40 for non-members.
    • Meals: Costs will be calculated at the end of the weekend and split accordingly.
    • Carpools will be set up about a week prior to July 4th.

    Info about 4th of July in Warren, VT and shuttle buses including fireworks at Sugarbush: Calendar of Events – Mad River Valley Chamber of Commerce

    Lodge Stay Rates and Procedures apply and will be followed.


    • 12-Jul-2024
    • 2:00 PM
    • 14-Jul-2024
    • 9:00 AM
    • 69 De Mauro Lane, Narrowsburg, NY 12764
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    CAMPING and KAYAKING

    When: July 12th-14th, Two Nights

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    2 Days of Kayaking

    Where: 69 De Mauro Lane, Narrowsburg, NY 12764


    Join us for two nights of camping on the Delaware River in upstate New York.

    We reserved very scenic lots overlooking the Delaware River.

    We will cook community meals through the weekend.

    Saturday we will go kayaking (or canoeing if you prefer) for 5 miles on the Delaware River.

    In the evening we will have BBQ at our camp site.

    Sunday we get back on the river again for more fun.

    Make sure you bring your own camping gear.

    If you don't have your own gear, bring a friend who does or reply to this email.  We'll see if we can beg, borrow, or steal what you need.

    Emails to organize car pools will be sent on Wednesday or Thursday before.

    Website for all questions about the canoeing/kayaking:

    https://landersrivertrips.com/virtualtours/Narrowsburg/Narrowsburg.html

    Camping and Kayaking - Members        - $150

    Camping and Kayaking- non-Members - $160

    Camping only - Members                        - $50

    Camping only - non-members                - $60

    Cancellations

    Refund Policy: 

    * Full refund minus $50 processing fee if cancelled 21 or more days prior to departure date ($10 processing fee for camping only reservations)

    * 50% refund if cancelled 20 to 7 days prior to departure date

    * No refund for cancellation less than 7 prior to departure date or no show








    • 27-Jul-2024
    • 4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
    • The Hudson, 348 Dyckman Street New York, NY, 10034

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    Swiss National Day

    with the Swiss Ski Club and the Swiss Society

    SATURDAY, July 27th from 4:00 PM to 10:00 PM

    The Hudson, 348 Dyckman Street New York, NY, 10034

    Join the Swiss Ski Club, the Swiss Society of New York and other Swiss non-profit organizations in celebrating Swiss National Day at a new location this year – The Hudson - on Saturday, July 29th from 4pm to 9pm. It’s only a 10-minute walk from the Dyckman Street exit on the A train in the Inwood neighborhood of upper Manhattan.  This waterfront venue offers fresh air and outstanding views of the Hudson River, Palisades Cliffs and the George Washington Bridge  The Hudson

     

    Details for the event can be found at the following link SND — Swiss Society of New York and will include the traditional Swiss foods and drinks, Swiss entertainment and activities for all ages, and the delicious desserts served by your Swiss Ski Club!  

    Admission is only $15 if purchased in advance ($20 at the door if not sold out) which includes a free raffle ticket and your choice to purchase whatever food and drinks you’d like, or a pre-sale package option for $40 that includes 2 raffles tickets, 2 glasses of wine and 1 raclette dinner.  $40 for a night on the town in NYC is a great bargain!  Pre-purchasing tickets at the SND link above is highly recommended to ensure admission, as NYC regulations govern maximum capacity and once that is reached, sales will stop.

    Purchase your tickets in advance here:

    SND — Swiss Society of New York

    Let’s return to the Swiss roots of our Ski Club and come out and enjoy a late summer afternoon and evening at a great location with excellent food and drinks, friendly people and share in commemorating the founding of the Swiss Confederation way back in 1291.  We look forward to seeing you there!


    • 30-Aug-2024
    • 02-Sep-2024
    • Swiss Ski Club Lodge. Waitsfield, VT
    • 40

    Labor Day Hike and Bike Weekend in Vermont
    Friday, August 30th - Monday, September 2nd

    Enjoy this long weekend and the last days of summer! Enjoy beautiful Vermont scenery biking and hiking. Explore one of the most scenic bike path around Lake Champlain.

    Register for your nights at: www.fareharbor.com/swissskiclub

    Our agenda: hike, kayak, swimming at Warren Falls and much more! 

    Walk around the town and its shops, have a leisurely lunch in Waitsfield or Warren, or just relax – all pastimes are welcome!

    Visit the Mad River Valley Craft Fair: www.madrivercraftfair.com/

    For more information and carpool options, please contact events@swissskiclub.org

    BIKE RENTALS in Waitsfield, VT: 

    >>  Stark Mountain Bike Works

    www.facebook.com/starkmtnbike 

    >>  Clearwater Sports – Sales and Bike Rentals (also for kayaking)

    Route 100, Waitsfield, Vermont 05673

    tel: (802) 496-2708; webpage: clearwatersports.com        

    You may also find a rental shop on your way to the lodge. Here is the list of rentals in the wider area:

    bicycle-rental.regionaldirectory.us/vermont.htm

    • 12-Sep-2024
    • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    • South Side of Brooklyn Bridge Park, Pier 6
    TONIGHT!!!

    BROOKLYN WATERFRONT HAPPY HOUR - THURS SEPT 12th, 6-9 PM

    Aboard Historic Schooner “PILOT” Brooklyn Bridge Park, Pier 6