The Hike-a-Hundred Club is over 200 members and has already hiked over 11,000 miles this year! Join the club and be one of the proud who can say, “I hiked 100 in my Stark Parks in 2013!” Whether you want to lose weight, meet new friends, or simply get outside – join the club! The 2013 season opened Jan. 1 and the goal is to hike 100 miles on Stark Parks’ trails by Dec. 31, 2013. You can complete the miles on your own, with a group, or at Stark Parks programs.
Want to join the club? Print and complete the NEW 2013 membership form and return to the Exploration Gateway at Sippo Lake Park. Members must renew annually.
Already a 2013 member? Enter your mileage here.
View your updated mileage here. (Updated every Wednesday)
Register for upcoming hikes under the “Events and Activities” and check back here for Members Only Events, which can include hikes on Stark Parks’ trails or the occasional excursion to parks outside of Stark County. We will offer a variety of other hiking events through the year to help you reach your 100 miles! This can include our Fit Fridays, Hike Mileage Hikes, Nature and History Hikes, Healthy Adventures program, and the Canalway Classic 5K.
High Mileage Hike: Towpath Trail (11.5 miles)
May 18, 9:00 a.m. @ Craig Pittman Trailhead
Monday Mileage: Iron Horse Trail (2 miles)
May 20, 10:00 a.m. @ First Christian Church Trailhead
Fit Friday: David Fichtner Center (2 miles)
May 24, 9:00 a.m. @ David Fichtner Center
Campfire Hike (2.2 miles)
June 1, 6:00 p.m. @ Bridgeport Quarry
Enjoy a 2.2 mile hike along the Towpath Trail, then relax by a campfire with hotdogs and s'mores at the Bridgeport Quarry campsite. Bring your own chair. The Hike-a-Hundred Club will provide hotdogs, s'mores, and beverages, so please register by calling 330.409.8988.
April Kickoff Hike
Bench Unveiling Hike
This bench has been placed along the Middle Branch Trail in honor of the 2012 Hike-a-Hundred Club reaching the club goal of 10,000 miles.
January Kick-off Hike
2012 Recognition Dinner
We enjoyed a wonderful evening of fun, fellowship, and food at the 2012 Hike-a-Hundred Recognition Dinner. We looked back through the year of amazing achievements and looked forward to another record breaking year. We finished 2012 with 196 members hiking 28,008 miles!