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PRE-REGISTRATION & ADVANCE PAYMENT REQUIRED: Once you've reviewed the event details, and decided you'd like to join us, you MUST sign up at the bottom of this page.After you sign up at the bottom, you will be presented with information about how to pay. Late payments are NOT accepted for this event, in any circumstance.

You are STRONGLY encouraged to read this page in its entirety before signing up. If you'd like to attend, we ask that you abide by our rules and procedures as a time/cost saving process (with an end result of keeping membership free and lower cost events).

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The Basics:
Event Type:Hike
Event Location: New York, New York
Date(s) & Time:Sat, Dec 13 2003  6:00 am
Registration Opens: Mon, Nov 17 2003 12:00 am
Registration Cut Off: Mon, Dec 1 2003 12:59 pm
Event Duration:All Day
Difficulty Rating:D3: Moderate
Event Organizer(s):
Katherine McColl
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Member Cost:$45.00/Person (See Detailed Cost Info Below)

Participant Info:
Who's Invited: Members Only, 21 And Older Only
Maximum Group Size:15
Minimum Group Size:5
Number Registered So Far: 0 / 0 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)
Are Dogs Permitted: No

We take an early bus to NYC where we are dropped off at Times Square. Lots going on and a short walk from Rockelfeller Center and the NBC building where you can tour your favorite show set (call 212-664-3700, tickets $17.50 for adults). The skating ring and decorated Christmas trees are a glow and lot of bustle. You can window shop the decked out holiday windows from Macy’s and the like. brbr Take a cab or a walk to Central Park. There are a ton of museums ranging from modern, photography, Asian, the Met, you name it, NYC has it. The day is yours, make it want you want! brbr Many entertainment options are out there. We could see a matinee show (a href="" target="_blank", the orchestra at Carnegie Hall (Orchestra 2001 Weill Recital Hall, The NYC Ballet is having a special event (limited seating left at $38 a ticket- a href="" target="_blank" Nutcracker Family Benefit. brbr At 6pm, we will meet our bus at 46th and Broadway for our return to Maryland. brbr For questions about this event's itinerary, please contact the event organizer a href=" "Katherine McColl/a

Required Items to Bring:
- Comfortable shoesbr - A purse that can’t be grabbedbr - Money for food, entertainment, and souvenirsbr - A sense of adventure
Recommended Items to Bring:
Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.
- A map of NYC (such as a href="" target="_blank" this one/a)

How to Get There:
Event Directions:You can get picked up by the bus at one of the following locations: p table border="0" cellpadding="3" cellspacing="1" tr align="center" valign="top" td width="19%" align="center"strongDEPART/strong/td td width="17%" align="center"strongRETURN/strong/td td width="64%"strongDEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION/strong/td/tr tr valign="top" bgcolor="#F0F0F0" td align="left"6:10 a.m./td td width="17%" align="left"10:15 p.m. /td td width="64%" align="left"strongSecurity Park & Ride /strongbr 695 to I-70 East – Exit 16/td /tr tr valign="top" bgcolor="#F0F0F0" td align="left"6:30 a.m./td td align="left"9:50p.m./td td align="left"strongPikesville - Alley Shops –/strong 1328 Reisterstown Rd, Exit 20 from 695 or right on Old Court left on Bedford Ave./td /tr tr valign="top" bgcolor="#F0F0F0" td align="left"6:50 a.m./td td align="left"9:30 p.m./td td align="left" bgcolor="#F0F0F0"strongCarney Park & Ride/strong br Harford Rd. & Jomat Ave., Exit 31-B from 695 Harford Raod North 1/2 Mile on left/td /tr tr valign="top" bgcolor="#F0F0F0" td align="left"div class="BodyText2"/div div class="BodyText2"7:10 a.m./div/td td align="left"9:00 p.m./td td align="left" strongMountain Rd/Joppa Park & Ride /strongbr I-95 North, Exit 74 (RT 152)/td /tr tr valign="top" td colspan="3"div* strongDrop Off – Times Square – Approximately 10:30 a.m./strong/div divstrong * Depart New Yorkfont color="#CC0000" (46th and Broadway ONLY!)/font – 6:00 p.m./strong/div/td /tr /table

- Registration is NOT COMPLETE until you've signed up and paid by the registration cut off date. The money must be in the MOC's possession by that date. No exceptions.
- When a minimum group size appears, this is to let you know that the event will be cancelled with refunds to those who have already paid, if the minimum number of registered participants is not met. For any events where MOC needs a minimum number of participants, there will be absolutely no refunds of money if you or your guest(s) cancel.
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Cost & Payment:
Member Cost:$45.00/Person
Non-Member Cost:$50.00/Person
Cost Includes:Transportation to New York City and back and your payment processing fees
Payment Cut Off:Payment must be received by the MOC on Mon, Dec 1 2003.
Make a Payment:Click here for the details. PLEASE PAY AFTER YOU HAVE SIGNED UP BELOW.

Cancellation/Partial Attendance:
Please review our Cancellation Policy carefully!
*Note: You can cancel up until December 6th for a full refund of your money. After December 6th, there will be no refunds unless the event is cancelled due to lack of interest or severe weather.