Buckeye Trail Winter Hike - Group 5
Length: 4 miles
Duration: 2 hours
Expected Pace: Slow
Hike Leader: Mountain Laurel
Guests Permitted?: Yes. One guest max.
Hike Description: This hike is an out and back hike using the Buckeye Trail (blue) and the Gorge trail. Our pace will be 2 to 2.5 mph and we will cover 4 to 5 miles depending on the time and weather considerations.
You will return from this hike in time for the potluck dinner at 2:00pm.
Map Link To Visitor Center: https://goo.gl/maps/2LTGm
Dress: Dress for the weather! Dress in layers. Boots, hat, gloves, scarf, windbreak layer, and layers for upper and lower body. Wool, silk and synthetic fibers are best. Avoid cotton.
Hiking Gear: Bring appropriate winter hiking gear including trekking poles, gaiters, boot traction devices (YakTrax), day pack, snacks and water.
Potluck Feast Info: Sign up for the potluck feast afterwards and bring a dish to share. Link: https://www.meetup.com/DaytonHikers/events/245064225/
About Caesar Creek State Park: Caesar Creek State Park is highlighted by clear blue waters, scattered woodlands, meadows and steep ravines. The 3,741-acre park offers some of the finest outdoor recreation in southwest Ohio including boating, hiking, camping and fishing.