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Walking Thru Autumn – Hike 1 of 8
September 10, 2022 @ 5:00 am - 7:00 am
There is nothing quite like a brisk walk and a breath of fresh air on a crisp autumn morning! Please join us for our 16th annual Walking Thru Autumn hiking series. Each week 60-90 participants gather for a guided hike, to take in the beauty of fall and explore some of the 30+ miles of Metro Park trails. Upon completing 6 out of the 8 offered hikes, participants will receive a 2022 Metro Parks hiking stick medallion. Hand-made wood hiking sticks are available for $10, and specially designed Park District t-shirts will be available online during the first few weeks of the program. All participants are required to pre-register at www.jampd.com or by calling 419-221-1232.
All hikes start at 9:00 am, last approximately 1.5 hours and will be on easy to moderate terrain. September 10th marks the first hike; however, participants may register as late as September 23rd for the final 6 hikes. Registrations after this date are welcome and encouraged but will not be eligible for the hiking stick medallion.
Come enjoy the amazing beauty of fall in your Johnny Appleseed Parks!
Walking Thru Autumn
Sept. 10 Heritage Park
Sept. 17 McLean Teddy Bear Park
Sept. 24 Deep Cut Historical Park
Oct. 1 Motter Metro Park
Oct. 8 Kendrick Woods
Oct. 15 Haver Ridge
Oct. 22 Allen County Farm Park
Oct. 29 Hermon Woodlands