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Kids Trail Sprint & Hike

by Amy Nelson — last modified Nov 11, 2016 03:18 PM

A kids-oriented activity on the Rachel Carson Trail on Black Friday

What Rachel Carson Trail Day Hike
When Nov 25, 2016
from 01:00 pm to 03:00 pm
Where Hampton Community Park
Coordinates 40.58687° latitude
-79.93534° longitude

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Contact Name Amy Nelson
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Contact Phone 412-298-8037
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The North Park Trail Runners and Rachel Carson Trails Conservancy are co-hosting a family-friendly trail sprint on the day after Thanksgiving. Skip the Black Friday madness and join us outside for some trail fun! We'll meet at the Orchard/Ling Pavilions in Hampton Community Park and then make our way as a group to the Rachel Carson Trail for a fun two-mile hike/sprint. Typically, the kids run in bursts, followed by walking and often stopping for rests. It's all good, and we'll encourage the children to explore their surroundings and get in touch with nature. Get muddy, if possible. This isn't a race; speed is not rewarded on this day. The ability to suppress whining or complaining will be recognized with a tasty cookie (or two) at the conclusion.

Bring water to drink and dress in layers. If you plan to do some running, you can shed a layer or two when you get hot.

This event is FREE and there's no registration; simply show up!


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