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Community Hike: Keyes Gap to David Lesser Shelter

October 28, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 2:30 pm

Everyone welcome — families, friends, kids. A simple walk in the woods along the Appalachian Trail with the David Lesser shelter at the turnaround point – an excellent example of an Appalachian Trail shelter used by thru-hikers walking from Georgia to Maine. It’s the perfect midway point to relax and eat your lunch, complete with a picnic table and swing. The shelter area is also a wide-open space in the woods for kids to play & explore.

Just downhill from the shelter is a stream where you can collect water (filtration recommended). I’ll bring a water filter if you want to try one out.

More info at ——–> https://roundhill.at/hike-keyes-gap-to-david-lesser-shelter/

Distance = 6 miles (3 miles to shelter, 3 miles back)
Difficulty = Moderate

Bring whatever you need to stay comfortable: water, snacks, comfortable shoes, etc…

A few simple notes:
— The hike will happen rain or shine.
— Pack a lunch and water
— See the link to our website for the trailhead parking lot location. It’s a small parking lot, you’ll be able to find us.
— Hike begins @ 10 am (no waiting for latecomers)
— Plan to arrive at least 5 minutes early. Folks will need to sign-in, which includes a simple waiver form.
— There is no waitlist. All comers are welcome.

As always, it’s important to know your own abilities and stay within them.

See you there!



October 28, 2018
10:00 am - 2:30 pm


Round Hill Outdoors
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Woodgrove Park
17020 Evening Star Dr
Round Hill, va 20141 US
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