Whether you want to lose weight, meet new friends, or simply get outside – join the club and be one of the proud who can say, “I hiked 100 in my Stark Parks!” The season opens Jan. 1 and the goal is to hike 100 miles on Stark Parks’ trails by Dec. 31. Complete the miles on your own, with a group, or at Stark Parks programs.
View the mileage update here. (Updated September 20)
Register for upcoming hikes under the “Events and Activities”, unless noted below. We will offer a variety of hiking events through the year to help you reach your 100 miles!
Members Hike (3 miles)
September 22, 1 p.m. @ Iron Horse Trail - First Christian Church Trailhead
Autumnal Equinox Hike (2 miles)
September 23, 3 p.m. @ Towpath Trail - Crystal Springs Trailhead
Walkabout Wednesday (2 miles)
September 24, 6 p.m. @ Mahoning Valley Trail - Gaskill Trailhead
Thursday Trek: Middle Branch Trail (2.1 miles)
September 25, 6 p.m. @ Martindale Park
Fit Friday: Hoover Trail (2.2 miles)
September 26, 9 a.m. @ Hoover Recreation Complex
Morning Bird Walk (2 miles)
September 27, 7:30 a.m. @ Petros Lake Park - Shelter #1
Be prepared for natural surface trails.
Evening History Hike (2.5 miles)
September 30, 6:30 p.m. @ Nickel Plate Trail - Pinevale/McKimm Trailhead
Hike-a-Hundred Club on Facebook
The Hike-a-Hundred Club has its own Facebook Group! The closed group is named “2014 Hike100 Club”. The group is for Hike-a-Hundred Club Members to share pictures and stories from along the trail. Only club members will be approved to join the group and see the posts. Request to join here.