Hiking and Volunteer Events Upcoming Fair Hill Area

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Below is a list of events at or near area parks, that will be led by the Wilmington Trail Club (www.wilmingtontrailclub.org) volunteers, within the next 3 months.  You are very welcome to join these hike & volunteer events.  Please read the description to determine if you are capable of doing a hike.  If you have questions or for more information about a hike contact: Gary Kirk [ or (302) 366-0464].  Parks included in this list are:

Fair Hill Natural Resources Area – P1 (MD-273)
Fair Hill Natural Resources Area – P2 (Covered Bridge)
Fair Hill Natural Resources Area – P3 (Appleton North)
Fair Hill Natural Resources Area – P4 (Gallaher Rd)
Fair Hill Natural Resources Area – P5 (Appleton South)
White Clay Creek Preserve – Big Elk Creek
White Clay Creek Preserve – Springlawn

10/14/2020  8:30am - 11:30am    Fair Hill - Gallaher Road   (7-8 mi)

This is a COVID-19 compliant hike so only 10 hikers (including the leader) will be able to attend.  Please bring your mask, hand sanitizer, a pen to sign the hike release form, and a snack to eat while we’re hiking.  There will be no lunch stop.

Please RSVP no earlier than October 8 by email to Joan Burke.

Fair Hill Natural Resources Area – P4 (Gallaher Rd)     |     483 Gallaher Rd, Elkton, MD 21921     |    39.688124, -75.841923

10/17/2020  8:30am - 10:30am    Fair Hill NRMA Gallaher Rd.   (4-5 mi)

This hike will include several stream crossings and hills. Hiking boots or shoes and poles are recommended.

This hike is limited to 10 people including the leader, so 9 people may RSVP to Joan March, the leader, via email starting 6 days prior to the hike (You may RSVP starting 10/11/2020). If you register for the hike and secure a spot but find that you must cancel, please notify leader right away so that someone on a waitlist can take your place.

We will adhere to Covid-19 regulations per state of DE & MD: stay 6 feet apart as much as possible and, when this is not feasible, wear your mask or face covering – you must have a mask or face covering with you in the park at all times.

Fair Hill Natural Resources Area – P4 (Gallaher Rd)     |     483 Gallaher Rd, Elkton, MD 21921     |    39.688124, -75.841923

10/20/2020  8:30am - 11:30am    Fair Hill - Covered Bridge   (6-7 mi)

Tuesday Hikes are at a brisk pace of 3.0 to 3.1 mph.

This hike is restricted to 10 hikers. To reserve for this hike, contact the leader by email no earlier than October 14.

Bring a mask and keep it handy so that  you can wear it anytime that you might risk being less than 6 feet next to anyone,

Bring your own pen and hand sanitizer for signing in.

Fair Hill Natural Resources Area – P2 (Covered Bridge)     |     630 Tawes Drive, Elkton, MD 21921     |    39.710155, -75.837844

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