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Mid Week @ Mercer Lookout

  • Jul 24, 2013 · 5:00 PM
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PLEASE READ THIS WHOLE WRITE UP BEFORE SIGNING UP FOR THIS HIKE. BY SIGNING UP FOR THIS HIKE YOU AGREE TO THE LIABILITY WAIVER BELOW.

RATING: MODERATE / SOME UPS AND DOWNS W/ VARIED TERRAIN. DISTANCE 5 MILES AND TIME WILL BE ABOUT 2 + HOURS.

  Level 2 (Moderate)

Recommended for members who have completed one or more Level 1 hikes.

 I've had a request to do Mercer Lookout / Wolf Hill this week. This is not the exercise hike. Although this hike will not be at the fast pace of the exercise hike, we will move along at a good clip. You must be comfortable w/ steep hills and hiking varied terrain w/ loose gravel and roots. 

This is a nice hike with great views of Providence.There are many  ups and downs and varied terrain, wear sturdy boots no sneakers. The hike is about 5 miles and will take about 2 hours.  as always bring a snack and PLENTY OF WATER and BUG SPRAY.  If you use poles, bring them.

Directions, Route 295 to exit 7B Route 44 West, Right at Route 5, Cedar Swamp Road, at the Apple Valley Mall. Route 5 Merges with Route 116 Pleasant View Ave go Right. Just past the Police Station, take a Right on Water View Drive, you will see a sign Autumn Run Development. You are turning into the Development. The Trail Head is on the Left, U Turn and Park on the Road. Note: If you are coming from the North, your GPS will have you get off Route 295, before exit 7.

 

 

 

Liability Waiver

As a condition of your voluntary participation in this activity you acknowledge and agree to the following: this activity involves inherent risks that can cause property damage, injury, illness, disability, and/or death to participants and/or others; you assume all risk associated with this activity; you are responsible for having the necessary knowledge, skills, abilities, clothing, and equipment to safely participate in this activity; you know and will follow the Hiker Responsibility Code described at www.hikesafe.com; the leader(s) of this activity are volunteers; and you for yourself, your heirs, executors, and administrators release, hold harmless, and indemnify the leader(s) and all members of this group from any and all claims for property damage, injury, illness, disability, and/or death - including those caused by negligence and/or other reasons.


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  • Gary L.

    Thanks for a nice hike Leanne. Thanks for leading the way Kenny, looks like you found a part time job..

    July 25, 2013

  • Christine H. D.

    Thank you Leeann for scheduling this it a was great, especially loved the waterfall, would be great to make this a regular . Kenny awesome job leading! Thank you

    July 24, 2013

  • Leanne A

    Betsy thanks for the fabulous pictures. I had a great night. I hope we can all do it again.

    1 · July 24, 2013

  • Kenny P.

    Nice night with a pleasant group of folks. Gotta luv those bugs at the end. Tasted like pistachio nuts. RIGHT. Thank you Leanne.

    1 · July 24, 2013

    • Leanne A

      No, thank you Uncle Kenny.

      July 24, 2013

  • Laura

    Had a great time- thanks for making it happen!

    July 24, 2013

  • Betsy

    Thanks, Kenny and Leanne. I really enjoyed it!

    2 · July 24, 2013

  • Leanne A

    Hello all, thanks for going me tonight. I want to thank Kenny for leading so I could sweep. Your were awesome Mr. P. I appreciate your assist. Hope you all enjoyed, maybe we can make it a regular.

    1 · July 24, 2013

  • samara

    Got called into work.

    July 22, 2013

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