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Dates: 1/1/2018 - 12/31/2018
City / State: York, PA
Event Name: Heritage Rail Trail Bike #1
Event Type: Year Round Bike
Event ID: 108174 2018/Y1768
Distance - Trail Ratings: 13 & 34km - 1B
Description: The walk box is on the front porch, under a bench, and is accessible at all times. Start time is dawn to dusk. Easy ride on York Heritage Rail Trail from Hanover Junction access area North to York's Colonial Courthouse and back.
Amenities: Strollers: None | Wheelchairs: None | Pets: No | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Bridges - Spanning the USA
Start Times: dawn to dusk
Location: Perrydell Farm Store
Start Point / Driving Directions: 90 Indian Rock Dam Rd., York, PA 17403 (717)741-3485. Refer to Heritage Rail Trail Walk #1, Y1771, for directions to start location. You will register here and drive to the start point.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: Participants are required to wear a bicycle helmet. After registering at Perrydell Farms, participants will be required to drive 10 miles to the start at Hanover Junction. There are restrooms at Hanover Junction. The York Heritage Rail Trail has a hard packed fine gravel surface. Recommend use of a hybrid bicycle although road and mountain bicycles are often seen on the trail. *****On June 27, 1863, Hanover Junction was defended by the 20th Pennsylvania Volunteer Militia under the command of by Lt. Col. William Sickles.
Host Club: York White Rose Wanderers
Contact: Sandy and Dan Leese (717) 741-1938
Website: sites.google.com/site/yorkwhiterosewanderers
E-Mail Contact: dleese42499@hotmail.com