Past Meetup

Beaman Park - 6.6 Mile Moderate/Strenuous Hike in Beautiful Joelton

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Details

Join us at Beaman Park for a hike along the quiet and uncrowded trails of this wooded 1500 acre park.HIKE STATS:

Meeting Time: 8:00 AM Meeting Place: Beaman Park Nature Center

Hike Distance: 6.6 total miles
Estimated Hike Time:2 hours
Difficulty: Moderate (http://www.nashvillehiking.com/pages/Hike_Rating_System)/Strenuous because of no breaks during the hike

Hiking Leader Bob S

Notes: Dogs on a leash welcomed

We will start promptly at 8:00 a.m., meeting in front of the Nature Center and trailhead located on Old Hickory Blvd between Clarksville Hwy and Ashland City Hwy.

We will go downhill on the Sedge Hill Trail, across the creek to the Henry Hollow Loop headed north along the Creekside Trail. Continue uphill to the Ridgetop Trail which is 2.1 miles there and 2.1 miles back returning to the short side of Henry Hollow Loop, across the creek again and uphill to the Nature Center for a total of 6.6 miles.

These trails are rated moderate and the hike should be easily completed in less than 3 hours. Looking to make a brisk pace on this hike.

Leashed dogs welcomed.

Wear appropriate footwear, bring a snack, and plenty of water. Questions: contact Bob at (615)589-9909.