America/New_York Hiking at Hemlock Overlook Regional Park A moderate close in hike to get the series started. The route takes us from the trail head , down to and along scenic Bullrun trail to the rest stop at Virginias first hydro- electric damn. We continue along Bullrun to Popes Head Creek then up the hill out off the gorge, thru Adventure Links compound back to the start. Routes are 3-5 miles with longer or shorter options. Elevation gain is approx. 500', with some rocks, roots, stream crossings and 2 good uphills. Topographical Q-Sheets of the routes and surrounding area will be provided. Bring food and drinks for 2 hours, proper footwear, clothing, poles or walking stick for added stability.   Afterwards plan on a pot luck lunch at Paradise Springs Winery , so bring a light dish to share. Club will provide plates, utensils, etc.  Any questions, please ask?  https://www.novaparks.com/parks/hemlock-overlook-regional-park https://www.paradisespringswinery.com/Visit-Us/Visit-Us - Other Start Location VA

Sunday, February 24, 2019 - 9:00 AM

B/CC/C (MH) * 3/5 * VA * Hiking at Hemlock Overlook Regional Park RIDE CANCELED
- Other Start Location VA

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- Other Start Location VA
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, VA 22315

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A moderate close in hike to get the series started. The route takes us from the trail head , down to and along scenic Bullrun trail to the rest stop at Virginias first hydro- electric damn. We continue along Bullrun to Popes Head Creek then up the hill out off the gorge, thru Adventure Links compound back to the start. Routes are 3-5 miles with longer or shorter options. Elevation gain is approx. 500', with some rocks, roots, stream crossings and 2 good uphills. Topographical Q-Sheets of the routes and surrounding area will be provided. Bring food and drinks for 2 hours, proper footwear, clothing, poles or walking stick for added stability.

  Afterwards plan on a pot luck lunch at Paradise Springs Winery , so bring a light dish to share. Club will provide plates, utensils, etc.

 Any questions, please ask?

 https://www.novaparks.com/parks/hemlock-overlook-regional-park

https://www.paradisespringswinery.com/Visit-Us/Visit-Us

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