Swim/ Harriman, Bear Mountain; beginner 3 mile hike!!!

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The plan: We will be heading over to Lake Welch, slow and steady pace although this is a easy breezy beginner hike. Please note that the trail is rocky and hilly only 1.5 miles to the lake, a total of 3 miles with a refreshing swim @ lake welch at the halfway point. Swimming for about 2 hrs & lollygagging for 1hr. (Note!) due to the late starting time I cannot wait. If you have never been to this parking lot before please leave your house earlier give yourself enough time to find your way the time I'm starting is extremely late you should get yourself there early enough to be able to leave on time. PLEASE! Only humans on this hike although you may love your pet some of us are allergic & Confirm through text in the early a.m. the day of the swim that you are definitely going as we may change plans if no confirmation[masked] What to bring: Be sure to bring some food, plenty of water, insect repellent, sunglasses, pullbuey, kickboard, paddles I will bring a water polo ball. The weather: 90 degrees The distance: 3 miles Meet at the boat launch (Heals down @ (1:00) is already a late start so no waiting ( humans only) Note: directions maybe rather Hokey Mcstokey, the meeting place, Sebago boat launch is 2.5 miles North of Reeves medow visitor center in Harriman State Park. NOTE: You are responsible for bringing appropriate gear, supplies, clothing, first aid, and lights. You should review topographic maps and trail features carefully; understanding topography of any hike is key to your knowing where you are, where you're going, and how to get back. See suggestions for GEAR on the "About" page for additional gear ideas. You agree when you sign up for this group or any of the events that you have read and understand the below. If you join us for a hike (or any other event), please understand that you are responsible for your own preparedness and well-being and will hold no one else liable in case of injury or mishap. You agree not to hold the Organizer, Assistant Organizers, or any other members responsible for any injuries, mishaps, or any other situation that may happen at a planned event. You are responsible to research the event, know the area, and bring the proper gear. Your attendance on a hike signifies that you have read and accept the terms of this liability waiver. Full waiver can be found on the ABOUT