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Chapter

Date

Location

Hike Contact

Peninsula Oct. 16 at 1 p.m.    
Noland Trail
100 Museum Drive, Newport News, VA 23606
Louise Schaeffler
weaze@vt.edu
Coastal Carolina TBD Sweet n Savory
Pavillion Drive Wilmington, NC
Joe Rumsey
Joe@WilmingtonReal.com
Central PA Nov. 7 from 1-2:30 p.m.
Wildwood Park 100 Wildwood Way, Harrisburg, PA 17110

Please visit our website for more details

 

Denver Oct. 24 at noon MST
Join the Denver Hokies for the Hokie Hike at the North Table Mountain Park West Trailhead, located here.  Afterwards, we'll take the long drive down the street and have Happy Hour at Cannonball Creek Brewing Company

 

With questions or for more information, please contact Mark Hojegian at mark@cyclingrealtor.com.  

Central Savannah River Area Nov. 20 at 9 a.m.
Meet at The Larder, 89 Crystal Lake Dr, North Augusta, SC and walk the North Augusta Greenway. We'll enjoy lunch at The Larder after the hike.
Robyn Williams
rlsharpe@vt.edu
N.C. Triad Nov. 7 at 1 p.m.
Piedmont Environmental Center, 1220 Penny Rd., High Point, NC 27265
Thomas Doorn
thomasd579@gmail.com
NYC Oct. 24 at 11:30 a.m.

Brook Trail, Breakneck Ridge, and Undercliff Bypass Loop

Meet at: Cold Spring, NY train station in parking lot

From Grand Central: 9:45a Hudson Line train 8815 (train should arrive at 11:10a)

Approximate Hike Length: 3 hours

 

Phillip Hess

philliphess@mac.com

Hike is being co-hosted by the NYC Chapter and NYC Young Alumni Committee

Minnesota Oct. 24 at 1 p.m.
Lebanon Hills Regional Park, 860 Cliff Rd., Eagan, MN 55123
Meet in parking lot in front of Visitor Center
Grant Gardner
gardnerg@vt.edu
San Antonio TBD TBD Greg Wattis
gwattis@gmail.com
Williamsburg Nov. 6 at noon
Meet at The Corner Pocket, 4805 Courthouse St. Participants will receive a free drink at The Corner Pocket after completing the hike.
Karen Rehm
krehmhokie@aol.com
Atlanta Nov. 14 at 11 a.m.

Vickery Creek Trail, Roswell, GA

We will meet in the parking lot off Mill Street. If you enter Vickery Creek Trail Parking into Google Maps, it will take you there.

Melissa Booker
Booker.melissa@gmail.com
First State Nov. 7 at 9 a.m. Brandywine Creek State Park
Park and meet at Thompson's Bridge Parking Lot, (4506-4020, DE-92, Wilmington, DE 19803)
Parking $4 in-state, $8 out-of-state, Free for DE state park passholders
Mary Sage Earley
msearley@vt.edu
Richmond Nov. 6 at 10:30 a.m.
Brown's Island, meet in the grassy main area (S. 7th St.). Two hike options: 2 miler and 4 miler. Drinks and light snacks will be provided.
David Kunnen
david.kunnen@gmail.com
Roanoke Valley Nov. 6 at 10 a.m. Sharp Top Trail, Peaks of Otter
(meet at Sharp Top Store)
Chris Schmucker
cjschmucker@icloud.com
San Francisco Bay Area
Nov. 6 at 10 a.m. Lands End Trail, meet at Lands End Lookout Visitor Center, 680 Point Lobos Ave., San Francisco, CA 94121
Daria Victorov
dvictorov323@gmail.com
Palmetto TBD TBD Aaron Barr
aaron.lee.barr@gmail.com
Greater Seattle
TBD Follow our Facebook group for all the latest updates
Kimberly Benson
kimmyvt@gmail.com
(703) 859-2773
Fredericksburg Nov. 7 at 2 p.m. Chancellorsville Battlefield Visitor Center 9001 Plank Rd, Spotsylvania Courthouse, VA 22553, USA

Frank Eak

frankeakva@gmail.com

Central Virginia
Nov. 6 at 10 a.m. Sharp Top Trail, Peaks of Otter (meet at Sharp Top Store)
 
Tidewater Oct. 30 at 9 a.m.
First Landing State Park, 64th Street Entrance  
Tri-Cities Oct. 24 at 1 p.m.   Chesterfield County Dutch Gap Conservation Area, White Blaze Trail parking lot  onevthoki@gmail.com
New River Valley Nov. 6 at 10 a.m. Mary Draper Ingles Trail at Glen Lyn Town Park and Campground
Visit our Facebook event or contact Russ Bolish for more information
Philadelphia Nov. 14 at 1 p.m.

Ridley Creek State Park - Meet in Lower parking lot near the mansion. Look for the Hokie Flag.

 

We are planning to hike the "White Trail" approx. 4 mile hike (approx. 2 hrs), but hikers are welcome to hike as little as much as they would like.  

Heidi Schettler

heiddmeister@aol.com

Baltimore Nov. 6 at 11:45 a.m. Join fellow Baltimore Hokies for our first Hokie Hike at the Cylburn Arboretum in Baltimore! Our own Paul Bender has volunteered to lead us around the trails. There are trail options for all ability levels. The football team plays Friday night, so you can walk in celebration or walk off any frustration. Don’t forget to wear your Hokie colors! Visit our site for more details.
Los Angeles
Nov. 13 at 9:00 AM
Los Liones Trail at Pacific Palisades (Find the Los Liones Entrance to Topanga State Park on the right side of the cul-de-sac at the end of Los Liones Drive in the Pacific Palisades)
Visit our Facebook page for more information or contact Ginny Ritenour