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Dates: 1/1/2019 - 12/31/2019
City / State: Fayetteville, PA
Event Name: Caledonia State Park
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 111168 2019/Y1742
Distance - Trail Ratings: 5K & 10K - 2C
Description: Rutter's is open 7x24. After registering, you must drive about 2 miles to Caledonia State Park. There are two 5K trails. Both trails are new for 2019. Either trail may be done for 5K credit; both trails must be done for 10K credit. The "Valley Trail" is rated 1C and goes through the historic part of the park. About 2K of this trail has lots of rocks and tree roots making it unsuitable for wheelchairs and strollers. The "Hosack Run Campground Trail" is rated 1B. A section of this trail has stairs and one bridge has steps making this trail unsuitable for wheelchairs and strollers.
Amenities: Strollers: None | Wheelchairs: None | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Bridges - Spanning the USA, Underground Railroad
Start Times: Dawn to Dusk
Location: Rutter's Store #5
Start Point / Driving Directions: 6837 Lincoln Way East, Fayetteville, PA, 17222; 717-401-0626*****From I-81 in Chambersburg, take Lincoln Way East/US-30 East towards Gettysburg for 6 miles. Rutter's is on the left at the intersection of US-30 and PA-997 South.*****From the Square in Gettysburg, take Chambersburg St/US-30 West towards Chambersburg for 17 miles. Rutter's is on the right at the intersection of US-30 and PA-997 South.
Awards & Fees: B Award
Comments: This event qualifies for the Pennsylvania State Parks & Forests Challenge. The rhododendrons at the park typically are in full bloom in early July.****Note that there is also a seasonal swim here from Memorial Day to Labor Day Weekends.*****We recommend that you purchase a picnic lunch at Rutter's and eat it at the park. **** Qualifies for the Pennsylvania Counties Program for Franklin County.
Host Club: Cumberland Valley Lead Foot Club
Contact: Lorraine & Tom Jackson (717) 677-6511
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