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"Rediscover Yourselves, Relive Childhood" series #3: Roller Coastal Ride

"Rediscover Yourselves, Relive Childhood" series will be consist of 8-12 Events/Adventure trips in DC/MD/VA/WV area this year to bring you outdoor fun with a group of enthusiastic outdoor lovers and hikers. 

Series #3: Roller Coastal Ride. A 9 miles hike to Buzzard Hill.

Mileage: 9 miles strenuous hike.

Elevation change:  Gains: 3,020. Losses: 3,020.

Average moving speed:[masked]m/hr

Difficulty: 4 stars out of 6 stars.

Note: This hike is modest paced and for hikers with experience.  It's NOT for beginners. 

Duration: 5 hours

Highlight: Continuing elevation gains and losses as roller Coastal ride .

Trail head parking lot:[masked], [masked] Trail head google address: 18393 Blue Ridge Mountain Road, Bluemont, VA 20135
Parking fees: $3/per car (Drivers will be responsible)

Carpool fee: $5/person to show our appreciation to our drivers and share their gas cost as well. Thanks.

Hike starts: 10am.

Carpool: at 8:30am at Vienna Metro station NORTH parking lot. Google address: Vienna Metro North Lot, Oakton, VA 22181. You can use this link as your driving direction to avoid toll: http://goo.gl/maps/ytZQf

Trail map: Please print it out and bring with you.

http://www.hikingupward.com/OVH/BuzzardHill/

"Liability Wavier": You are responsible for you own safety when  you signed up for this event. Meetup Organizers, event hosts and participants are not responsible for your wellness and safety. 

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If you can offer a ride or you need a ride, please write your comments here. We will try to get everyone covered before we head to the Vienna Metro station. So can we leave on time.

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"No Shows" policy: Please change your RSVP to "NO" ASAP if you can not make it. So I will know exactly the head count in advance. OR: Baseball rules apply.

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I will send out my contact cell phone information to the attendees 2 days in advance.

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  • Aileen

    Lotsa fun

    June 15, 2014

  • Aileen

    Carpools will be arranged from the Vienna Metro. Be on time, as the day will get hot.
    Wear pants and permethrin or deet to ward off ticks. Bring lots of water with electrolytes and food. Poles will also help.
    Baseball caps, sunscreen an Vitamin I are also highly recommended.

    June 12, 2014

  • Jennifer H.

    I would love to go, however, I would need a carpool ride. I am coming from Shady Grove Metro, in Rockville, MD.

    June 7, 2014

    • Jennifer H.

      Okay cool. Shall I meet you at Shady Grove Metro Station or which metro station shall I meet you at? And what time should I expect to meet you at?

      June 12, 2014

  • Aileen

    Just a point of clarification....Jin is the event host. I have offered to help, but I have never done this trail.

    June 1, 2014

  • Aman S.

    I am coming from chantilly, va so close by the actual trail. Let me know if anyone needs ride..southriding.

    June 1, 2014

  • Aileen

    I live in Greenbelt and can't get to Vienna (via Metro) by 7:45. Let me know if I can meet someone in a convenient location. Thanks.

    April 25, 2014

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