Blue Star Blazers - Hiking Club

Did you know that more than 72,000 people hiked the Greenway in 2016? That's 36% of the total visitors to the Greenway last year! Join our Hiking Club on any of the following dates:

May Hiking Schedule:

  • Tuesday 5/1 - 9 am Complex, approx. 5 miles (Nancy)
  • Sunday 5/6 – 11:30 am Lake Haigler entrance, approx. 4.5 miles on Timberline, Peach Loop (Debbie)
  • Tuesday 5/8 – 6 pm Horse Barn, 2.5 miles on Dogwood, Hickory, Hugo Loop (Debbie)
  • Sunday 5/13 – 11:30 am Complex, approx. 5 miles on Paradise Loop, Avery Loop, Tunnel Trail (Debbie)
  • Wednesday 5/16 – 6 pm Dairy Barn, 3.1 miles Runners Loop (Debbie)
  • Saturday 5/19 – Crowder’s Mountain, NC.  Carpool leaving from the Springfield House at 8 am.  Meet at the Sparrow Springs Welcome Center 9 am.  Hike 6 miles, rated strenuous.  Bring a snack and water.  Plan to grab a bite to eat afterwards.  (Scot & Debbie)
  • Sunday 5/20 – Adventure Rd first parking lot (Debbie)
  • Hike 1 at 11:30 am 1 mile Trekker Loop, Fern Forest
  • Hike 2 at noon 2 miles Archers Loop
  • Hike 3 at 1 pm 3 miles Mill Pond
  • Tuesday 5/22 – 6 pm Adventure Rd, approx. 3 miles (Debbie)
  • Saturday 5/26 –  9 am Lake Haigler entrance, 3-4 miles (Scot & Debbie)
  • Saturday 6/2 – National Trails Day.  Hikes on the Greenway TBD.

Overnight adventure to Damascus, VA.  Friday, 7/20 – Monday, 7/23.  Staying at the Hikers Inn located downtown.  Saturday hike will start at Grayson Highlands to Mount Rogers (highest point in VA), approx 10 miles, strenuous.  Amazing views, wild horses.  Sunday bike ride, 17 miles downhill on the Virginia Creeper Trail.  Lodging cost for three nights around $90 per person.  Bike ride around $30 per person, includes bike rental and shuttle.  Space is limited at the Hikers Inn, please reply if interested.  

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Anne Springs Close Greenway Hiking Club 

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