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Dates: 1/1/2021 - 12/31/2021
City / State: Grantsville, MD
Event Name: New Germany State Park
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 116719 2021/Y0467
Distance - Trail Ratings: 10K - 3C
Description: Daily 8am-dusk. Pets are allowed in park. Park entrance fees are imposed only from Memorial Day to Labor Day PLUS cross-country ski-able weekends in the cold months. The new fees are as follows, and are per person not per vehicle: $2 per Maryland resident, $4 per non-Maryland resident, $0 per Golden Age Pass holder. Free for everyone the rest of the year.
Amenities: Strollers: None | Wheelchairs: None | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: This event doesn't have any special Programs assigned.
Start Times: Dawn to Dusk
Location: WEB REGISTRATION ONLY using the AVA Online Start Box (
Start Point / Driving Directions: The detailed location of, and driving directions to, the event starting point are included in the walk directions, downloaded from the Online Start Box (OSB). The POC does not provide event directions nor accept alternate payment methods.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: PPSF Trail is rated 3 with some hills. It is on natural trail along a stream through a hemlock forest; some foot bridges. Birders can see a variety of species here. Rhodendron line the banks of Poplar "Lick" and are spectacular in bloom from the end of June through mid-July. Restrooms and water available near the start point but not along the trail.
Host Club: Maryland Volkssport Assn.
Contact: Robert Schmick  (See the Event Listing for further contact information.)