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Hike: Great Falls, VA

Saturday, September 14, 2019 @ 8:00 AM (EDT)
Co-Ed
Long Gate Park & Ride MEADOWBROOK LN Ellicott CityMD  21043
Saturday, September 14, 2019 @ 8:00 AM (EDT)
Co-Ed
Long Gate Park & Ride MEADOWBROOK LN Ellicott CityMD  21043

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Hike: Great Falls, VA

Sep 14 (Saturday)

8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

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Long Gate Park & Ride

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$17.00

Meeting Dates

Sep 14, 2019

Each Saturday from 08:00 AM to 04:00 PM

About This Activity

Description

We're sorry, but this activity is over. The last meeting was Saturday, September 14, 2019.

Hike down the edge of the Potomac River and Mathers Gorge, and see what's left of George Washington's Potomac Canal. Eat your lunch at the best view of the Falls, visit the River Bend Nature Center and hike along the Difficult Run Creek Trail. Moderate terrain: 7 miles. Trip leaders interpret points of interest and keep a moderate pace. Under 16 must be accompanied by a participating parent or guardian. Participants should be in good shape, have good balance and depth perception to be able to hike two miles over rocky hills without a break and the ability to complete the distance indicated. Fee includes van or school bus transportation from the Park & Ride lot at the intersection of Rte. 100 and Long Gate Pkwy, Ellicott City.


Under 16 must be accompanied by a participating parent or guardian. Info: Matt Medicus, 410-313-1769 or www.howardcountymd.gov/trailhikes.



Age Group/Camp

Adult

Location

Long Gate Park & Ride at Long Gate Park & Ride

Organizer Info

  • Howard County Goverment

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