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Maryland - Maryland Heights

This event is hosted by Girls Who Hike Ambassador Maryland Charissa Hipp! First attendees to arrive will receive special Girls Who Hike giveaways before the hike starts. 

Maryland Heights Trail
Sandy Hook, MD, Harpers Ferry National Historical Park
5.0 miles total out and back (starting from trailhead, more depending on where you park)
Total Elevation Gain: 1,437 ft.
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Meeting Location: C&O Canal footbridge to Harpers Ferry Road, across from Maryland Heights Trailhead
Time: 8:45am SHARP! Starting at 9am! 

GWH Trail Rating - Yellow (Moderate hike, well-signed, elevation gain of between 1,000-2,000 ft., low altitude. Novice hikers welcome!)

Hey ladies! I’m looking forward to this spring hike at Maryland Heights! I will update you with more information leading up to the hike via this Facebook Event so keep an eye out for posts, especially pertaining to parking for this event. It’s National Park Week but there is a fee if you enter on the Harpers Ferry National Historical Park side (only fee free day is 4/21), but expect it to be busy! Leave the guys and kids at home for this “Solo Sunday” hike. 

***In order to attend an official meetup, you MUST have a signed Liability Waiver on file. It takes 60 seconds to complete and one waiver clears you for ALL meetups! Here’s the link:***

Later Event: April 22
Vermont - Abbey Pond Trail