Turkey Run-Dead Run Hike

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Turkey Run Park

Turkey Run Loop Rd · McLean, VA

How to find us

Area parking lot C1 near the trail sign. Park is located off George Washington Parkway, Turkey Run Park.

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Approximately 6mi. hike along the North Potomac River w/ beautiful views, natural terrain; loop trails; mod-slightly strenuous; rock scramble, water crossings; crossing a small ravine; 640ft. elevation gain; pace: 2.5-3mph. Option of stopping after 2mi. This should not be your 1st hike.

DATE/TIME: Sat., 10/12/19, 9:30AM-approx. 1:30PM.

RESTROOMS: Area parking lot B. Please arrive earlier if you plan to use the restroom at Area parking lot B before meeting us at Area parking lot C1. We will be leaving on time.

MEET: 9:15AM to sign waiver at Area parking lot C1 near the trail sign.

WHAT TO BRING: sturdy hiking boots/shoes; hiking poles if desired; lunch or snacks; plenty of water (2L or more); poncho; sunscreen, bug spray.

Hike will go on (light) rain or shine. Meetup page will be updated with weather forecast the night before or you may contact the hike leaders, if you have questions.

NOTE: SCPRO requests a $2/person voluntary donation to support leader training. You can become a Sierra Club member by clicking “join” on the Virginia Sierra Club’s site: http://www.sierraclub.org/virginia

***See you on the trails!***