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Dates: 6/9/2018 - 6/9/2018
City / State: Ohiopyle, PA
Event Name:
Event Type: Walk
Event ID: 110511 
Distance - Trail Ratings: 5, 10, 15, & 20K - 4C
Description: After registering at the Visitor's Center, you must drive to the trailheadsfor each walk. ****Options consist of the Ferncliff Natural Loop (5K), the Cucumber Falls to Meadow Run Trail Loop (5K) and the Sugarloaf - Baughman Trail (10K). Trail may be combined together to make distances between 5K to 20K. **** 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 Cucumber Falls to Meadows 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. **** The Sugarloaf-Baughman Trail (rated 4C) is a moderate to difficult trail with some steep climbs. Trail surface is dirt path, sometimes rocky with roots.
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
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: 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