TRIPS & EVENTS

Lehigh Gap

Hiking/Walk
DATE: Jun 08, 2019 Saturday
END DATE: Jun 08, 2019 Saturday

Trip/Event Location: Slatington PA

Trip Leader(s)


becodude
Bethlehem, PA United States

Meeting Time: 11:00 AM

Max # People: 12

Trip Guiding / Event Fee: No, I will not be asking participants for money

Difficulty Level:

Moderate

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Region: Pennsylvania/New Jersey

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Summary

Join me on this intermediate hike along the Kittatinny Ridge (above the Lehigh Tunnel). We will hike 5 miles and 1000 feet elevation gain on this loop hike that includes part of the Appalachian Trail. Along the ridge top we will have beautiful views of the Lehigh River below. Depart 11 am from the Osprey House at the Lehigh Gap Nature Center. Please make sure to pack your lunch and water. Directions from various locations at http://lgnc.org/how-to-get-here/.

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Trip Leader

becodude

Outdoor Fitness Level: Moderate to Strenuous


Bethlehem, PA


United States

members signed up for this event

henry

Outdoor Fitness Level: Moderate to Strenuous


Madison, NJ


United States
jrxray37

Outdoor Fitness Level: Moderate


King of Prussia, PA


United States
guest member
Sassyanntiques

Outdoor Fitness Level: Moderate to Strenuous


Mount Laurel, NJ


United States
guest member
TomF016

Outdoor Fitness Level: Easy to Moderate


Norwood , PA


United States
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becodude Posted Apr 16, 2019 at 10:36 AM

I co-listed this trip with the NYC-based group BLAZE, and there are already 9 people signed up from there. Hope some GO people decide to come along - it is a good hike. Ben

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