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October Get Active in the Park Hikes
October 6, 2019 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
One event on October 6, 2019 at 3:00 pm
One event on October 7, 2019 at 9:00 am
One event on October 12, 2019 at 10:00 am
One event on October 14, 2019 at 9:00 am
One event on October 20, 2019 at 10:00 am
One event on October 21, 2019 at 9:00 am
October is peak fall weather and one of the best times for hiking in the New River Gorge Area. We’ve got a variety of Fall hikes to get you out of the house and playing in the leaves.
10/6 Brooklyn Trail (2.7 miles) — Cunard, Brooklyn Mine Trailhad @ 3pm
10/6 Long Point Trail (3 miles) — Long Pt. Trailhead @ 10 am
10/7 Kaymoor Mine Hike (1.4 miles) — Kaymoor Top @ 9 am
10/12 Stone Cliff Tree Measuring (3 miles) — Stone Cliff Parking Lot @ 10 am
10/14 Craig Branch (~5 miles) — Kaymoor Top @ 9 am
10/20 Glade Creek (3 miles) — Glade Creek Campground Trailhead @ 10 am
10/21 Butcher’s Branch (1.5 miles) — Kaymoor Top @ 9 am
Get Active in the Park activities are perfect for grand-families, groups with multiple interests, and individuals. All are welcome!
Youth are encouraged to attend but must be accompanied by a guardian and the adult must stay on site during the activity.
About Get Active in the Park:
Get Active in the Park is an innovative partnership between the National Park Service and Active Southern West Virginia. Trained Community Captains deliver free, beginner-level instructional programs to the New River Gorge region. Get Active in the Park empowers our community to see outdoor spaces as a place for health and wellness to take place.
This project was made possible by a funding award from the
National Park Service and Outdoor Foundation.
Visit us at www.activeswv.org | 304-254-8488