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Dates: 1/1/2018 - 3/31/2018
City / State: Biglerville, PA
Event Name: Michaux State Forest - Piney Ridge Rd
Event Type: Seasonal Snow Shoe
Event ID: 108314 2018/Y1418
Distance - Trail Ratings: 5K to 10K - 1C
Description: Start box is on front porch and is accessible 7x24. Park in the driveway and then walk about 1/4 mile to Piney Ridge Road. The dirt road is closed to vehicular traffic in the winter. The road is used by snowmobiles which make a nice track for snowshoeing.
Amenities: Strollers: None | Wheelchairs: None | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Trekking With the Trees, You'll Never Walk Alone
Start Times: Dawn to Dusk
Location: Private Residence
Start Point / Driving Directions: 1287 Shippensburg Rd, Biglerville, PA 17307 From US-30/Lincoln Way East, turn left just past Caledonia State Park on PA Route 233/Pine Grove Rd. At the first four-way intersection, turn right on Shippensburg Rd towards Arendtsville. Go over the crest of the hill, past Loop Rd, and the residence is a log home on the left. It is across the street from the row of mail boxes at Woodview Rd.****From I-83 between Carlisle and Shippensburg, take the Newville exit and turn left on PA Rt 233. At Pine Grove Furnace State Park, Rt 233 makes a right hand turn. At the first four-way intersection, turn left on Shippensburg Rd towards Arendtsville. Go over the crest of the hill, past Loop Rd, and the residence is a log home on the left. It is across the street from the row of mail boxes at Woodview Rd.
Awards & Fees: A Award
Comments: If someone is home, you may use the toilets at the house. There are also pit toilets about 3 miles away at the Big Flats Parking Area. Directions will be provided. ***** Call first if you are not sure of snow conditions. Call both house phone at 717-677-6511 and cell phone at 717-309-6088. **** "Free Walkers" are not allowed. Everyone must pay the $3 fee. **** This event qualifies for the Pennsylvania State Parks & Forests Challenge. The "A" Award is a 3" embroidered patch.
Host Club: Keystone State Volkssport Assn.
Contact: Tom Jackson (717) 677-6511
Website: www.ksva.net
E-Mail Contact: thomasjackson@embarqmail.com