ADDRESS

The Lancaster Hiking Club

PO Box 7922
Lancaster PA, 17604

 

info@lancasterhikingclub.com

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2019 SCHEDULE

All listed hikes and impromptu hikes meet and carpool from the corner of Race and Buchanan Avenues, Lancaster unless otherwise specified.  Times listed are departure times.  Plan on being there at least 15 minutes early to sign in.

SEPTEMBER HIKES

 

 Sun 9/1           1:15 PM          5 moderate miles

Governor Dick, SGL 145 area

 

Sun 9/8           1:15 PM          5 moderate miles

 Welsh Mountain Nature Preserve in Narvon.

 

Sun 9/15         1:15 PM          5 to 6 strenuous miles

 Otter Creek, Mason-Dixon Trail

 

Sun 9/22         8:00 AM         12 strenuous miles with Mark Burgin (856-304-4426) either at

  Ridley Creek State Park or Brandywine State Park.

 

                        1:15 PM            5 easy miles

 Conewago Trail, Elizabethtown, PA  

 

Sun 9/29         1:15 PM          5 easy miles

  Mount Gretna trail from Colebrook Road, 2.5 Miles out and back

OCTOBER HIKES

Sun 10/6         8:00 AM         12 strenuous miles

 Gunpowder Falls Park, Maryland.

 

                         1:15 PM          5 mod/strenuous miles 

Chestnut Grove Natural Area to Safe Harbor    

 

Sun 10/13         1:15 PM          5.5 - 6 moderate to strenuous miles

Walnut Run and boulder field. There will be hills and 5 stream crossings

 

Sun 10/20         8:00 AM         11 strenuous miles

Green Lane Park 

 

                           1:15 PM     5.5 moderate miles

Lower Conestoga Trail from Holtwood Recreation Area to Norman Wood Bridge

 

Sun 10/27         1:15 PM          5 easy miles

Conewago Trail outside of Elizabethtown, PA. 2.5 miles out and back.

 

NOVEMBER HIKES

 

Sun 11/3         8:00 AM         11 strenuous miles with John Hamilton (717-898-0595)

Conestoga Trail from Pequea to Norman Wood Bridge

 

                         1:15 PM          51/2 moderate miles

 Part Conestoga Trail System, part on roads, and part in Speedwell Forge County Park.

 

Sun 11/10       1:15 PM          5.5 - 6 moderate to strenuous miles

  Middle Creek

 

Sun 11/17       8:00 AM         12 strenuous miles  

  Pine Grove Furnace in Ridge Road area.

 

                         1:15 PM    6 strenuous miles

Turkey Hill Trail and Enola Low Grade Trail, one big hill, rugged terrain

 

Sun 11/24       1:15 PM          5 easy miles

  Warwick Rail Trail

 

 

DECEMBER HIKES

Sun 12/1         8:00 AM         12 strenuous miles

  St Anthony’s Wilderness area

                         1:15 PM           5 moderate miles

 Mount Gretna

 

Sun 12/8         1:15 PM          5.5 moderate miles

  Kain Park around Lake Williams in York County

 

Sun 12/15       8:00 AM         12 strenuous miles

  Blue Marsh Lake

 

                         1:15 PM        5 strenuous miles

Martic Township Park

 

Sun 12/22       1:15 PM          5 easy miles

  Lancaster Junction Rail Trail

 

Sun 12/29       1:15 PM          5.5 strenuous miles

  State Game Lands and Horseshoe Trail