PADDLING Training Paddling -- for miles on 07/20/2019 - 07/21/2019 @ 8:00am - 5:00pm --
HIKING Saturday Short Hiking -- for 5 miles on 07/20/2019 @ 8:00am - 11:00am -- June (Summer) Kirk (C: 302/465-6188; H: 302/738-0490; E: ). Please join me for a 5-mile hike at Delcastle Park and Weatherhill Path. The trail is paved and has plenty of shade but there are some serious hills! Boots or shoes may be needed depending on weather, and bring water. Please meet and be ready to hike promptly at 8:00 a.m. at the tennis center entrance of Delcastle Park. Please note earlier time. We will have a breakfast/lunch option following the hike at Crossroads restaurant (Kirkwood Highway and Limestone Road). DRIVING DIRECTIONS: From Kirkwood Highway, take Rt. 7 (Limestone Road) north to intersection of Limestone and McKennans Church Road – there is a right turn cutoff before the traffic light where you angle to the right and cross Milltown Road and will be on McKennans Church Road. Follow McKennans Church Road to second entrance to Delca...
HIKING Saturday Long Hiking -- for 10 miles on 07/20/2019 @ 9:00am - 2:00pm -- Join me on a hike departing promptly at 9 am from 2875 Appleton Rd, Elkton, MD 21921 on one of my favorite hikes. Experience Fair Hill and Big Elk Creek in all its splendor. Rolling terrain, roots, a few steep hills and a unique bridge are part of the fun. Bring water, bug spray and lunch. PARKING FEE in effect and RESTROOM AVAILABLE:
PADDLING Touring Paddling -- for miles on 07/20/2019 @ 10:00am - 3:00pm -- The Salem is a wide flat river that is dammed at the DuPont Chambers Works with little or no current. There isn’t much cover, so expect a lot of sun. Longer boats are recommended. The river is generally lined with woods. The paddle is out and back; probably going upstream. There is no shuttle. Expect to paddle about 3 to 4 hours. Bring lunch, water, sunscreen and paddling essentials. Lunch break spots are limited depending on water levels and dryness. There is no porta-potty at the put-in or where we stop for lunch.