Join me for an urban hike ~ mostly through Rock Creek Park, and some on the city streets of DC. We will begin and end at the Woodley Park metro. There will be a few hills and several stream crossings. We'll be following the route "Rock Creek Park: Arboreous Southern Section" from Paul Elliott's book 60 hikes within 60 miles of DC.
** The red line has stations closed this weekend, so if taking metro, please leave extra time**
WHERE? Woodley Park metro (west side, in front of McDonalds)
WHEN? Sunday, September 23, 9:30 a.m.
HOW LONG? Hike is approximately 9 1/2 miles, should take around 4 1/2 hours.
WHAT TO BRING? Sneakers or comfortable hiking shoes are good for trails and city sidewalks. Hat and sunscreen if it's sunny.
WATER: Bring lots!
FOOD: Bring snacks/lunch; we'll take a break mid-way.
CANCELLATION POLICY: Check the meet up site before leaving for the hike.
E-mail Phyllis with any Qs.
I will email my contact information out to those who have signed up.