The Gibson Covered Bridge crosses the Brandywine Creek on Harmony Hill Road at U.S. Route 322, Downingtown, PA Chester County Trail Club
PO Box 2056
West Chester, PA 19380-0081
E-Mail: CCTCWebPage@aol.com
Founded in 1970
The Gibson Covered Bridge crosses the Brandywine Creek on Harmony Hill Road at U.S. Route 322, Downingtown, PA
UPDATED ANNOUNCEMENT (June 20, 2020)

Depending upon, and being guided by, COVID-19 Stay at Home and/or Social Distancing restrictions in place that are applicable on July 1, 2020 and afterward, the Chester County Trail Club (CCTC) anticipates beginning Club-sponsored hikes and other activities in July, on or after after July 1st.

Considering COVID-19 restrictions, CCTC's Board of Directors has adopted a set of requirements for the Club, for the Club's Hike Leaders, and for individuals participating in Club activities. A document listing those requirements is on the CCTC Documents page of the Club's Website (cctrailclub.org).

The Club will publish both Public and Members Only versions of the Third Quarter 2020 (July-August-September) Hiking Schedule sometime during the last two weeks of June. Further updated announcements will appear on the Club’s Website, and informational e-mail will be sent to Club members as the date of July 1st approaches and afterward as COVID-19 circumstances dictate.

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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.