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Dates: 6/9/2018 - 6/9/2018
City / State: Ohiopyle, PA
Event Name: Ohiopyle State Park
Event Type: Walk
Event ID: 110511 
Distance - Trail Ratings: 5 & 10K - 2C
Description: After registering at the Visitor's Center, you must drive to the trailhead for the Meadow Run Walk. The Ferncliff Nature Loop walk starts from the Visitor Center. ****Options consist of the Ferncliff Natural Loop (5K) and the Meadow Run Trail Loop (5K). Trails may be combined together to make distances between 5K to 10K. **** The Ferncliff Natural Loop (rated 2C) is is an easy to moderate trail, generally flat terrain on dirt and rock paths, with a short road section. **** The Meadow Run (rated 2C) is an easy to moderate trail with waterfalls, natural water slides, and a perennial run. It is mostly shaded on dirt path, rocky in some places.
Amenities: Strollers: NO | Wheelchairs: NO | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Animal Safari, Bridges - Spanning the USA, Food For Thought, Ice Cream Parlors, Points of Reference, Walking the USA A - Z
Start Times: Start 9 am - 1 pm; finish by 4 pm.
Location: Ohiopyle State Park Visitor's Center on Saturday; Parkview Grill-Confluence on Sunday
Start Point / Driving Directions: 124 Main Street, Ohiopyle, PA 15470 **** From the PA Turnpike: Take Exit 91, Donegal. Turn left onto PA 31 east. Travel about two miles, turn right onto PA 711 and PA 381 south. Travel ten miles to Normalville, turn left onto PA 381 south. Drive for 11 miles to Ohiopyle. **** From the South (DC, MD, VA) Take I-270 north to Frederick, MD. Take I-70 west to Hancock, MD. Take Rt. 40 and I-68 through Cumberland. Take Exit 14 (Keysers Ridge) to Rt. 40 west to Farmington, PA. Turn right onto PA 381 north for eight miles to Ohiopyle. ***** From the South (WV) Take I-79 north to I-68 east. Take Bruceton Mills Exit to Rt. 26 north. At the Pennsylvania border it becomes PA 281 north. Turn left onto PA 40 west, to Farmington. Turn right onto PA 381 north to Ohiopyle.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: This is a 2 day event. Confluence YRE is a guided walk held on Sunday, June 10 with the Instructions and preregistration done on Saturday at the Ohiopyle start point.

All participants must pay the $3 fee for IVV Credit. There are no "Free Walkers".
Host Club: Mon Valley Trailblazers
Contact: Lori Lamberski (724) 858-5965
Website: www.MVTrailblazers.com
E-Mail Contact: monvalleytrailblazers@gmail.com