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Winter Hike on the Billy Goat Trail-2018  · Co-Ed Intermediate

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Season:
Winter 2018
Starts:
2018-03-10 00:00:00.0
Ends:
2018-03-10 00:00:00.0
Registration Dates:
2018-03-05 – 2018-03-10 regular
Location:
BILLY GOAT TRAIL - Great Falls Trail B & C Parking Area
MonTueWedThuFriSatSun 10:00am to 1:00pm
Hiker Fees
Regular 5.0 + 1.0 Processing Fee

Join us as we take our first hike for 2018 on The Billy Goat trail located in Potomac, MD

The Billy Goat Trail is one of the most well known hikes in the Metro D.C. area, and for good reason. With nearly a mile of fun rock-hopping, and spectacular views of the Potomac River along the way, this circuit is loads of fun with plenty to see.

This Saturday, March 10th | from 10:00am - 1:00pm
Cost per hiker: $5

* Please register and pay by this Friday so that we can have an accurate head count.

TRAIL INFORMATION
Nearby City: Washington, DC
Length: Intermediate (Trail B & C) 5 miles
Elev. Gain:
Trail Type: Loop
Skill Level: Moderate to Difficult
Season: Year-round
State Park: Great Falls Park
Facilities: None
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ITINERARY
10:00am - Meet, Greet and Sign-In.
10:15am - Stretch and take group photo
10:30am - The Hike begins
1:00pm - Meet back at the Trail Head
1:45pm - Grab a bite to eat with the group (optional)

TRAIL HEAD INFO
We will meet at the 2nd parking lot across the street from the Old Anglers Inn Restaurant located at 10801 MacArthur Blvd. Potomac, MD
* Make sure you park in the 2nd parking lot and not the overflow lot of the restaurant.
** PLEASE USE THE BATHROOM BEFORE YOU ARRIVE TO THE TRAILHEAD **

GEAR SUGGESTIONS
Click Here (https://sectionhiker.com/winter-day-hiking-gear-list/) for suggestions regarding what to wear and what not to wear for hiking the trails. Make sure you check the forecast before you leave the house.

WEATHER INFORMATION
We hike rain or shine. Click Here (https://weather.com/weather/today/l/Great+Falls+Park+5374:19:US) to view the forecast for the area where we will be hiking.

HIKE PACE
The goal for this hike is to maintain an average moving pace of ~ 2.5 mph. This speed is frequently used in popular hiking publications to represent the pace of an average hiker. We strive to offer a variety of hikes and pace options so we can always have something for everyone no matter their interest and ability.

GROUP COMMUNICATION

To communicate with the group, please join our DMV Hikers group on GroupMe at the link below:
https://groupme.com/join_group/26884774/l0573V

HIKE LEADERS
Butch-(202)210-1957
Chuck
D. Penn
Keith
Ronnette

Camp Notes:

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