Hike-toberfest 2022

Support the park! Hike-then-sip at VCPA’s Annual Hike-toberfest!

Hike in the park followed by a classic Oktoberfest celebration, complete with local beer, German food, live music, lawn games, and more.

Tickets on Sale!
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Sponsorships Available!
Become a sponsor online or click here for a form to mail in.

 

Hike Options

All registered hike participants will receive a VCPA t-shirt with a fun new design!

Long Hike: Up for a Challenge • Starts at 1:30pm
Explore lesser known areas of the park on this 5-6 mile hike. Our longest and most difficult hike of the day!

Nature Nerd Hike: Geek Out with a Pro • Starts at 1:30pm
Geek out and learn little known nature facts with one of VCPA’s professional environmentalists. Set phasers to fun… this hike is best for REAL Nature Nerds!  

Medium Hike: Take in the Scenery • Starts at 2:00pm
Stop along the way to enjoy the sites on this 3- to 4-mile hike. This hike is best for intermediate hikers.

Loving the Bronx Hike: History Tour • Starts at 2:00pm
This 2-mile, easy walk will have plenty of stops along the way, highlighting fascinating park and Bronx history. This hike is best for folks who want to walk and learn a bit of history. 

Educational Hike: Learn Something About the Park • Starts at 2:30pm
This 2-mile, easy walk will have plenty of stops along the way, highlighting natural delights.This hike is best for nature lovers who aren’t in a rush. 

Family Fun Hike: Bring the Kids • Starts at 2:30pm
This short, family fun hike is followed by a hands-on art-making activity where you and your little ones create a project to bring home. One adult for every two kids, please!

All Hikes:

  • Are led by skilled guides;
  • Finish at approximately 4:00pm… please take note of start times;
  • Begin and end at the Van Cortlandt House Museum;
  • Require onsite check-in. Please arrive 15 minutes prior to the start time for your hike.

Oktoberfest:

Tickets on Sale!
Click here to purchase tickets.

Sponsorships Available!
Become a sponsor online or click here for a form to mail in.

 

REFUND POLICY 

Partial refunds available up to October 9, 2022. 

No refunds given after October 10, 2022.

COVID POLICY

As the pandemic continues, there may be a surge in cases in September or October. 

If so, VCPA reserves the right to ask ticket holders to present proof of vaccination and/or negative test results to participate in Hike-toberfest. We greatly appreciate your cooperation at this time. 


TICKETS 

Adult Tickets (21 plus)

  • Hike & Oktoberfest Ticket ($75 thru 9/23; $90 from 9/24): Ticket includes a guided hike in VCP, VCPA t-shirt, VCPA koozie, and admission to Oktoberfest party (German food, dessert, and local craft beer). 
  • Oktoberfest Only Ticket ($60 thru 9/23; $70 from 9/24): Admission to Oktoberfest party, which includes VCPA koozie, German food, dessert, and local craft beer. 
  • Hike-only Ticket ($25 thru 9/23; $30 from 9/24): Ticket includes a guided hike in VCP and VCPA t-shirt. 

Junior Tickets (ages 13-20) – Get everything except beer

  • Hike & Oktoberfest: $50 thru 9/23; $65 from 9/24  
  • Oktoberfest Only: $40 thru 9/23; $50 from 9/24
  • Hike-Only: $25 thru 9/23; $30 from 9/24

Kids ticket (5-12) Get everything except beer and t-shirt (VCPA kids goody bag instead)

  • Hike & Oktoberfest: $30 thru 9/23; $40 from 9/24  
  • Oktoberfest Only: $20 thru 9/23; $30 from 9/24
  • Hike-Only: $15 thru 9/23; $20 from 9/24

Kids 4 and under are free.

 

TICKET SALES CLOSE ON 10/13 AT 11:59PM. NO TICKETS AVAILABLE AT THE DOOR.  

Thanks to Our Generous Sponsor:

Loreley Restaurant & Biergarten