July - Monthly Publications Committee Meeting

Thu, 07/16/2009 -
18:30 to 21:00


July16, 2009


1. Approval of minutes of June meeting


2. Important discussion items:


a. Strategic planning (Jane Daniels)

b. Problems with new website

c. Sale by Trail Conference of new publications:

i. Hiking New Jersey by Paul DeCoste andRonald Dupont

ii. Hiking the Road to Ruins by David A.Steinberg

iii. AMC's Day Hikes in the Catskills andHudson Valley by Peter Kick

d. Marketing initiatives (Gary Willick)

e. North Face litigation (Ed Goodell)

f. Registration of publications (Suse Bell)

g. Publications manual (Suse Bell)


3. Books:


a. Walkable Westchester (Ruth Rosenthal/Jane Daniels)

b. Harriman Trails (Bill Myles' book) (Daniel Chazin)

c. Long Path Guide (Daniel Chazin/Herb Chong)

d. "Hike of the Week" book (Daniel Chazin)

e. Circuit Hikes in Harriman book (Don Weise)


4. Maps:


a. Hudson Palisades maps (John Jurasek)

b. West Hudson maps (Daniel Chazin)

c. Catskill maps (George Dagis)

d. North Jersey maps (John Mack)

e. "Central Jersey" maps (southern map of North Jersey set) (Craig Nunn)

f. Highlands Trail maps (Jeremy Apgar)


5. Date of Next Meeting