The Gibson Covered Bridge crosses the Brandywine Creek on Harmony Hill Road at U.S. Route 322, Downingtown, PA Chester County Trail Club
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West Chester, PA 19380-0081
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Founded in 1970
The Gibson Covered Bridge crosses the Brandywine Creek on Harmony Hill Road at U.S. Route 322, Downingtown, PA
Announcements

HIKE CANCELLATION; HORSE-SHOE TRAIL WORK HIKE; SATURDAY, OCTOBER (, 2019 George March - 10/8/2019
The WORK HIKE on the HORSE-SHE TRAIL scheduled for Wednesday, October 9th is cancelled due to forecast weather conditions.
HIKE TRAILHEAD PARKING LOT ADDRESS; SATURDAY, OCTOBER 5, 2019 George March - 10/4/2019
The street address of the parking lot at the trailhead of the Enola Low Grade Trail and the Turkey Hill Trail where the two hikes will begin in Manor Township, Lancaster County at 9:00 AM on Saturday morning October 5th is 2459 River Road, Washington Boro, PA 17582. The GPS Coordinates of the trailhead parking lot are N39.966054 W076.456296
HIKE LOCATION CHANGE; CATOCTIN MOUNTAIN PARK; SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 21, 2019 George March - 9/20/2019
The previously scheduled hike at HAWK MOUNTAIN on Saturday, September 21st is cancelled. Instead, the hike will be at CATOCTIN MOUNTAIN PARK, THURMONT, MD. 10-11 Miles Class B/C One Way Drive 96 Miles. Join HL George March, 610-384-3753 (H), for a loop hike on the East Trail System within the national park, including Chimney Rock, Wolf Rock, Hog Rock, Thurmont Vista, Blue Ridge Summit Vista, Cunningham Falls, and the Whiskey Still. Directions: For carpooling, meet at 7:00 AM behind Arby's in the Wal-Mart Shopping Center at the intersection of Routes US 30 and PA 10 in western Chester County. The park’s Website address is https://www.nps.gov/cato/index.htm The GPS address of the Visitor Center from where the hike will begin is 14707 Park Central Road, Thurmont, MD 21788; GPS Coordinates N39.63354 W077.45006. Bring water, snack, and lunch.
TREE AND BIRD ID NATURE WALK; HARMONY HILL NATURE AREA; THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 19, 2019 George March (Publisher) - 9/17/2019
When: Thursday, September 19 at 5:30 PM. Where: Harmony Hill Nature Area (1200 Skelp Level Road parking lot). What: North American Land Trust (NALT) Conservation Biologist Matthew Stutzman will lead a group of 20 on a guided walk through Harmony Hill, identifying trees and any migratory and resident birds along the way. RSVP on our Facebook page to join. (www.facebook.com/NorthAmericanLandTrust) Here's the actual registration page link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/nalt-nature-walk-tree-bird-id-tickets-68624310159?aff=efbeventtix There is no cost for a "ticket"; there is no actual "ticket" issued, registration is simply advising NALT that you intend to participate, and you'll receive an e-mail message, i.e., "ticket", confirming your registration
FIRST MEETING of 50th ANNIVERSARY COMMITTEE; MONDAY, JULY 15, 2019 George March (Admin) - 7/10/2019
The first meeting of Chester County Trail Club's 50th Anniversary Committee will be held on Monday, July 15, 2019 at 7:00 PM in Room 149 of the Chester County Government Services Center, 601 Westtown Road, West Chester, PA. It will be an organizational and brainstorming meeting. Club members who are Committee members will elect a Committee chair during the meeting. All Club members are invited to attend the meeting to share any ideas, recommendations, suggestions, etc. for consideration as anniversary-related activities, promotions, etc. during the 2010 anniversary year. NOTE: Individual personal and personal property security screening will occur upon entry into the building.