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Rocky Knob/Quarry Gap Hike

The Basics:
Event Type:Hike
Event Location: Michaux State Forest,Caledonia State Park, Pennsylvania
Date(s) & Time:Sun, Feb 3 2008  9:30 am  (Carpool Departure: 7:45 am   *log in for location*)
Registration Opens: Thu, Jan 17 2008 12:00 am
Registration Cut Off: Thu, Jan 31 2008 12:59 pm
Event Duration:~7 hrs
Difficulty Rating:D5: Difficult
Event Organizer(s):
Lucas Fisher
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Member Cost:None

Participant Info:
Who's Invited: Members Only, 18 And Older Only
Maximum Group Size:25
Minimum Group Size:5
Number Registered So Far: 8 / 0 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)
Are Dogs Permitted: No

This is a difficult 12 mile hike in Michaux state forest in Pennsylvania. We will start at 9:30 am, take lunch around noon, return to the cars around 4-5pm, and stop for dinner in Frederick on the way home.

More details at Mid Atlantic Hikes

Required Items to Bring:
Warm clothing (not cotton)
Hiking boots or shoes
Recommended Items to Bring:
Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.

How to Get There:
Event Directions:From DC:
1. Take I-270 North to Fredrick, MD.
2. Continue from Frederick.

From Baltimore:
1. Take I-70 West to Frederick, MD.
2. Continue from Frederick.

From Frederick:
1. Take I-70 West towards Hagerstown, MD.
2. Take I-81 North. Go 23.5 miles.
3. Take exit 16. Turn right onto US-30 East. (8.5 miles)
4. Turn left at PA-233 / Pine Grove Rd. (1 mile)
5. Go past the Caledonia park entrance. Turn left at Quarry Gap Rd. (0.2 miles)
6. Branch to the right. Park near the yellow gate, but not in front of it.
Carpool to Event Distance (round trip):0Mile(s)
Carpool Departure Time: 7:45 am
Carpool Location:   Log in for location
Carpool Directions:   Log in for directions

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