Hike to Split Rock via Mary Smith Trail | Monday, January 1 – POSTPONED due to Weather

IMG_4700 Split RockRick Roberts will lead a hike to Split Rock along the Finger Lakes Trail section comprising the Mary Smith Trail.  This hike is relatively easy with only one steep section as we near the Split Rock overlook.  The hike will start at the Mary Smith trailhead on Holliday/Berry Brook Rd. at approximately 12:30 pm. This hike is part of a nationwide effort aimed at beginning hikers call “FIRST DAY HIKES”.  For more FIRST DAY hikes go to www.parks.ny.gov.

Event Duration:  4 miles, 3 hours

Level of Difficulty: Moderate

Leader(s):  Rick Roberts

Bring: good hiking shoes, traction device, something to drink, wear layered clothing that will keep you comfortable and warm – not cotton.

Registration required by Wednesday, 12/27/17.  Register by contacting the leader. See below.

Group size is limited, so register early.

Dogs allowed:  Yes

Questions about this event can be directed to: Hikerrick2000@yahoo.com;  (607) 746-9694

Driving Directions:

From Margaretville: West on NYS Rte 30 to Holiday/Berry Brook Rd. South on Holiday/Berry Brook Rd. approx 2.5 miles to the very top of the road. Parking lot on left trail head on right.

From Livingston Manner:  Follow Beaverkill Rd. (Co. Rd. 151) to Campsite Rd. on left. Campsite Rd. to Berry Brook Rd.. Berry Brook Rd. approx 3.5 to the very top of the road. Parking lot on right, trail head on left.

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