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Dates: 4/26/2019 - 4/28/2019
City / State: Wrightsville, PA
Event Name: Susquehanna Rivertowns Weekend
Event Type: Walk
Event ID: 111110 
Distance - Trail Ratings: 6K/10K - 1A
Description: Welcome to the Borough of Wrightsville, York County, Pennsylvania. Our quaint town is located along the western banks of the Susquehanna River in the Susquehanna Valley Region of Pennsylvania and is well known for the burning of the bridge during the Civil War in 1863. A plaque located in the Samuel Lewis State Park indicates that George Washington considered Wrightsville as a possible location for the capital of the United States. Named for early pioneer John Wright, the Borough of Wrightsville was incorporated in 1834. The incorporation merged the village of Wrightsville with the town of West Phalia.
Amenities: Strollers: medium | Wheelchairs: medium | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: This event doesn't have any special Programs assigned.
Start Times: 8 am to 1 pm, Finish by 4 PM
Location: Columbia Crossing River Trails Center
Start Point / Driving Directions: 41 Walnut Street, Columbia, PA 17512, from Harrisburg/North: Take I-83 South to Exit 21 - US 30 East. *Take US-30 East to Exit PA-441. At the stop sign, turn Right onto Linden St. at North 2nd St. turn Left. At Walnut St. turn Right and cross active railroad tracks to the Start Point.
From Gettysburg or West: Take US-30 East. Follow from * above.
From Lancaster/East: Take US-30 West to PA-441. At traffic light, crossover 3rd St. and continue on PA 441 to Walnut St. Turn Right on Walnut St. and continue to the Start Point.
Awards & Fees: ZZ
Comments: There will be a new trail for this event.
Host Club: York White Rose Wanderers
Contact: Pam Copenhaver (717) 817-9724
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