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Maryland - Cat Rock Trail to Catoctin Trail

This Hike is led by Girls Who Hike Maryland Ambassador Charissa Hipp!

If you are a registered member and have your punch card, don’t forget to bring it so I can initial it! If you’re not a registered member, you’re more than welcome to attend anyway! You can find out more about how to become one and get a punch card of your own here: https://girls-who-hike.myshopify.com/products/gwh-new-member-kit. I will not be handing out punch cards at this event. They’re available through purchase of a New Member Kit only.

GWH Trail Rating: YELLOW (Moderate hike, well-signed, elevation gain of between 1,000-2,000ft., low altitude. Novice hikers welcome!)
Date: Sunday, May 19, 2019
Gathering Time: 9:00 am
Hike Time: 9:15 am
Ending Time: 12:45 pm
Distance: 8 miles
Elevation Gain: approximately 2,000 ft.

**This is an official monthly GHWMD hike and free Eventbrite ticket registration is required. Tickets are limited to 25 so please be sure to cancel if your plans change and you cannot use your ticket.**
Eventbrite Link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/gwhmd-official-hike-cat-rock-trail-to-catoctin-trail-hike-tickets-59608082379
Eventbrite Password: GWHMD

AllTrails Track: https://www.alltrails.com/trail/us/maryland/cat-rock-yellow-trail-to-catocin-blue-trail (we will only go as far as the lookouts at Bob’s Hill and then make our return trip)
Water Required: 3L of water required
Parking Address / Coordinates: JHG5+CM Thurmont, 15, Thurmont, MD (across Route 77 from the Catoctin Mountain Park Headquarters, not the Visitor Center)
Permits / Passes: none required
Dogs: permitted on leash
Kids: no
Men: no

***As with all GWH events, you must sign the GWH waiver before attending – it takes less than a minute to sign, and once you’ve signed it once you’re good to go for all future meetups***
LINK TO WAIVER:
http://bit.ly/GWHLiabilityWaiver

Earlier Event: May 19
Utah - Horsetail Falls