Blue Star Blazers - Hiking Club


Did you know that more than 75,000 people hiked the Greenway in 2017? That's 38% of the total visitors to the Greenway last year! Join our Hiking Club on any of the following dates:

November Hiking Schedule:‚Äč

Tuesday 11/1: Lake Haigler, 6pm, 2 miles

Saturday 11/3: Latta Plantation.  Meet at the Latta Plantation Nature Center at 9 am.  If you’d like to carpool, we’ll meet at 8am at the Springfield House back parking lot (Dairy Barn entrance, very first right after the gate).  Approx 6 mile hike, rated easy to moderate.  We’ll plan a stop for lunch on the way home. 

Saturday 11/10: A couple short hikes, great if you are starting out.  Come for one or both. Adventure Road, first parking lot.  8:30am, 1 mile hike around Lake Crandall. 9am, 2 mile hike on Archers Loop. 

Afterwards, you can enjoy the Greenway Speaker Series – Going Green in the Home at the Adventure Center.  Complementary refreshments start at 10am, presentation starts at 10:30am.

Sunday, 11/11: Mindfulness Walk, 1 pm. This is a silent walk for meditation and relaxation. Meet at the Dairy Barn parking lot for a 3.5 mile hike. 

Saturday, 11/17: Urban hike along Light Rail path in Charlotte. Meet at the New Bern Station Platform at Noon. We will walk about 4 miles but you are welcome to shorten your walk by catching the light rail at any of the stations we pass. We will be stopping at a restaurant for lunch and at the occasional brewery along the way. Please let us know if you are planning to attend so that we know to wait for you at the New Bern Station. 

Friday, 11/23: Walk off the Turkey hike from the Dairy Barn, 10am. Runners Loop approx. 3.1 miles. May have around 50 people attend, so any hiking help is much appreciated.  Need people to lead, hike in the middle and be sweepers to make sure no one gets left behind.

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Anne Springs Close Greenway Hiking Club 
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