We will meet at noon and hike the Fort Hill Trail, approximately 9 miles, at Lakewood Forest Perserve in Wauconda.
Directions: located on Rte 176, east of Rand Rd/Rte 12, west of Fairfield Rd in Wauconda.
The trail is mostly limestone, well marked, wide trail for all levels.
Wear athletic footwear, carry water and even a trail snack is a good idea. Dress in layers. Consider a backpack to keep it all in.
**if there is an interest, we can head over to Docks Bar n Grill on Bangs lake only a mile down rte 176.