January 4, 2014 at 9:00 a.m. hike from the first parking lot on Rockland Drive in Drehersville.
The distance will be @ 10-12 miles of trails, service roads, the AT and pavement in a rigorous loop. There are at least two long steep climbs, several wet areas and beautiful scenery. Total time on trail is expected to be less than 5 hours.
Directions: Take Rt. 61 north from I-78. Right onto Rt. 895. Right onto Hawk Mountain Road. Right onto Rockland Drive. left into the parking lot in the "S" turn. GPS[masked],-76.011565.
This is for very fit beginners and experienced hikers. Deep snow, blizzards and heavy rain will change the route, not cancel the hike.