We will leave promptly at 6:50 so that we finish the hike before sundown.
Join us for a relaxed pace 3 mile hike by the Brecksville Nature Center/Harriet Keeler Memorial Picnic Pavilion. We will meet in the parking lot Tuesday evening. Depending upon muddy/slippery conditions - our round trip will be to Station Road Bridge or up to Chippewa Creek Gorge Scenic Overlook. Starting in the woods due to illumination of trails - ending our hike on all purpose trail. We will hike rain or shine. Additional event organizers are welcomed to assist with this hike. No one will be left behind!
Rating: Easier-Intermediate due to hills, and uneven terrain.
Distance: 3 Miles, Optional mile add-on, for those wanting to increase endurance
Speed: 3 mph, 20 minutes per mile.
Dogs: Leashed dogs are welcome.
Directions: From I-77 take Exit 149 (SR 82); east on SR 82 past Brecksville Rd. (SR 21) in Brecksville; right on Chippewa Creek Dr. at park entrance; continue past Meadows Dr. to parking area for Brecksville Nature Center, on right. Covered Pavilion is on your left.
Afterward - 8:15 PM, Creekside Restaurant (Tuesday is discount wine night!); 8803 Brecksville Road (Route 21), Brecksville, OH 44141; (440)[masked]; We will meet in bar area - if bar area is full with the faster hikers (6:30PM group), we have Creekside Management support that they will give us the Party Room, Table in the Dining Room, and/or Outside Patio when it is warmer. From Shirley Harper, Owner of Creekside: "Each Tuesday we anxiously look forward to "The Hikers" coming in to wine and dine at Creekside. It has become somewhat of a ritual with our staff! We value your patronage."
Cell: [masked] if needed
Leaving at 6:50 from Pavilion after faster hiking group begins their hike leaving at 6:30.