Ramapo Mountains

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Ramapo Mountains,

beautiful forested range of the Appalachian Mts., NE N.J. and SE N.Y. Elevations range from c.900 ft to 1,200 ft (270–370 m), and there are many trails for hikers.
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The house is a 39-mile drive from New York City near the Village of Sloatsburg at the foot of the Ramapo Mountains.
The chemical made news recently after it was discovered in groundwater at the Ringwood Superfund site in the Ramapo Mountains, where Ford Motor Co.
These families moved from Manhattan to the Hackensack Valley and finally, along with members of the colored De Groat family, to the Ramapo Mountains (Cohen 1972; Cohen 1974).
William De Freece was a member of a small ethnic group from both sides of the New York-New Jersey border, known pejoratively from the 1870s to the 1970s as the Jackson Whites, and renamed as the Ramapo Mountain People by Cohen in 1972-74.
DeGroat is a well-known common surname among the people from the Ramapo Mountains.
"Out of the Furnace," the 2013 thriller which the 39-year-old actor co-produced, is based on the Ramapo Mountain people of New Jersey.
"Jennie's company has facilitated an organic development process and created beautiful, locally grown, vitally alive theatre," MacAdams tells me as the sun begins to rise over the Ramapo Mountains. "I've done a lot of community-based theatre that didn't create roots in a place.
Renovations will include a cafe, fitness and conference center and a rooftop deck with views of the Ramapo Mountains.
The Ivanhoe's residential component consists of studio, junior one-bedroom, and one- and two-bedroom apartments offering views of the Ramapo Mountains and the New York City skyline.
The mansion, on the crest of a 1,300 ft mountain, offers views of the Ramapo Mountains and the Hudson Highlands.
The apartments facing Gorge Road will have sweeping views of the Bergen County skyline, from the upper floors, overlooking Hackensack and the Ramapo Mountains.
American Telephone & Telegraph is seeking a buyer or lessee for its 900,000-square-foot distribution center at the foot of the Ramapo Mountains in Rockland County, New York.