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  moonlight hikes

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  GENERAL INFORMATION ABOUT OUR MOONLIGHT HIKES

Friday, August 4, 8:15 PM
Moonlight Hike: C&O Canal to Great Falls, MD

Hike in the moonlight along the C&O Canal towpath to Great Falls, Maryland, 4 miles

Time: Hike starts promptly at 8:30 p.m. and goes to approximately 10:30 p.m. (2 hours).  It’s best to arrive about 10-15 minutes before the start of the hike (around 8:15 – 8:20 p.m).


Meeting Place: Parking lot across from Old Angler's Inn, 10801 MacArthur Blvd., Potomac, MD. 

Reservations: Unlike CHC's Saturday bus hikes, signing up for Moonlight Hikes is not required.  However, if you do sign up, you can be notified of a possible change in plan.  Usually, light rain alone will not cancel the hike--for safety reasons, severe weather or a thunderstorm will.


Leaders:  Sara S. and Robin R.

Click here to signup
signup opens: Thursday, July 27, 8:15 PM

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Friday, September 1, 8:15 PM
Moonlight Hike: C&O Canal to Great Falls, MD

Hike in the moonlight along the C&O Canal towpath to Great Falls, Maryland, 4 miles

Time: Hike starts promptly at 8:30 p.m. and goes to approximately 10:30 p.m. (2 hours).  It’s best to arrive about 10-15 minutes before the start of the hike (around 8:15 – 8:20 p.m).


Meeting Place: Parking lot across from Old Angler's Inn, 10801 MacArthur Blvd., Potomac, MD. 

Reservations: Unlike CHC's Saturday bus hikes, signing up for Moonlight Hikes is not required.  However, if you do sign up, you can be notified of a possible change in plan.  Usually, light rain alone will not cancel the hike--for safety reasons, severe weather or a thunderstorm will.


Leaders:  Frona H. (fronahall<at>aol.com) and Stephanie A. 301/252-4335

Click here to signup
signup opens: Thursday, August 24, 8:15 PM

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events & hikes

Sat, July 22, 8:00 AM
Hike: C&O Canal: Hancock to Pearre, MD

Sat, July 29, 8:00 AM
Hike: Rocky Mount, Shenandoah National Park, VA

Fri, August 4, 8:15 PM
Moonlight Hike: C&O Canal to Great Falls, MD

Visit our complete schedule for hike and event details, the bus departure points and contact info for hike leaders.