Past Meetup

2nd Annual Thanksgiving Day 9M hike:Key Bridge to Chain Bridge Loop

This Meetup is past

5 people went

Price: $1.00 /per person

Theodore Roosevelt Memorial

Theodore Roosevelt Island · Arlington, VA

How to find us

Warning: The map point can not be accurate. You need drive on George Washington PKWY NORTH BOUND. GPS: 38.897591, -77.067645.

Location image of event venue

Details

Let's burn some calories before Thanksgiving holiday feast.

This first half loop hike is along the beautiful Potomac River. The route offers river views, wild life, rolling hills and 6 +/- creek crossing.

Total miles: 9 miles loop.

Terrence: Some of the section is rocky, muddy and with little rock scramble.

Please wear sturdy boots and gloves, dress in layers.

Here is the link:

http://www.nps.gov/pohe/planyourvisit/upload/PHT_GWMP_map_MAR2009_printable.pdf

These photos were taken from last year winter hike at the same route.

I was at the one of the creek crossings in front of the little frozen water fall.

Sunset view near Roosevelt Island bridge:

Car pool: please use comment area to coordinate. You are responsible of finding a ride or your way from metro to get to the trailhead.

Trailhead at Roosevelt Island. GPS:[masked], [masked].

Drivers can only reach Theodore Roosevelt Island parking lot from the northbound lanes of the George Washington Memorial Parkway. After Memorial Bridge, follow the sign to turn right into the parking lot.

Nearest metro: Roslyn metro.

Hike starts at the trail head at 9:00am.

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