Schedule

04/14/17

Home
About The Club
Officers
FAQ
Schedule
Photos
Videos
Links
Blog
Feedback

 

  

“For Health and Happiness Hike”

APRIL 2017

"THE SPRING HAS COME, THE EARTH HAS RECEIVED THE EMBRACES OF THE SUN."

*****************************

Sat.  April 15th   We will do our annual Bluebells Hike at Land O'Goshen Farm.  Leader: Pat Molloy.  If you drive, meet the bus at Hunter's Ridge Retail Center on 42.  This is just where 42 goes to 2 lanes.  You MUST ride the bus from here.  Bus leaves at 2 P.M.  Hike is 3-4 miles easy to moderate (one big hill)

     Meal - Mimi's Cafe, 6155 Hurstbourne Parkway  *Meal Reservations by April 13th.

*****************************

Sat.  April 22nd  We will hike at Salato Wildlife Center in Frankfort. Leader: Ellen Raine.  Bus will leave at 1 P.M. Hike 4-5 miles, easy-moderate.

     Meal - Cracker Barrel, I-64 and KY 53 Shelbyville  * Meal Reservations  by April 20th.

*****************************

Sat.  April 29th  We will hike at Bernheim Forest. Leader: Tom Shurling  (new hike leader). Bus will leave at 1 P.M.  Hike 5-6 miles, moderate-difficult.

     Meal - Tumbleweed, Brooks, Ky . *Meal Reservations by April 27th.

 

*****************************

** Please make meal reservations with Doris Schagene (368-9624)  by 9:00 P.M. of date indicated.

Bus leaves Central Park (Magnolia Avenue and St. James Court) at 2 PM on April 15th and at 1 PM  on April 1st, 22nd and 29th.  NO BUS on April 8th

Please do not park in St. James Court.

WEEKEND TRIP TO McCormick Creek, near Spencer Indiana May 27-28.   Prices, 1 in room $240.00, 2 in room $165.00 each, 3 in room $115 each, 4 in room $90.00 each.  This includes 2 nights lodging and Saturday night dinner.  Deadline is April 25th with payment BEFORE the trip.  If you need a ride call Pat Molloy at 634-1136

Some time ago, I called those of you who had not paid dues for 2017.  Most of you said you would renew, but as of March 16, I have not received one renewal. Please send renewal to Pat at 3310 Robin Road 40213.  If you have changed your mind about renewing, please call me and let me know.

NOTE:  A LOT OF YOU HAVE NOT BEEN MAKING RESERVATIONS!! PLEASE, PLEASE DO SO.  THESE RESTAURANTS ARE SETTING ASIDE  AN AREA JUST FOR US.  IF WE HAVE 6 RESERVATIONS AND 20 SHOW UP, WE HAVE A PROBLEM!  THE ONLY PLACE THAT DOESN'T TAKE RESERVATIONS IS CRACKER BARREL.

Mark your calendar

 2017 Weekend Trips

March  11 Green River

May 27-28 McCormick Creek Our trip to McCormick Creek is May 27-28.  Please make reservations by April 25th. Tentative prices. 1 in room $240.00. 2 in room $165.00 each, 3 in room $115.00 each, 4 in room $90.00. This includes 2 nights and Saturday night dinner. If the prices change Pat will update next schedule. PLEASE CHECK! Also more info next month.

November 4  Heuston Woods just outside Cincinnati

“For Health and Happiness Hike”

MAY 2017

"NATURE BRINGS BEAUTY TO EVERY TIME AND SEASON"

Sat. May 6th  We will hike at Clifty Falls for our get out of Louisville Derby Day. Bring a sack lunch and lots of dollars for Derby Day pots on horses...We will hike after we eat lunch and end up at the lodge in plenty of time to eat dinner  before the Derby.  Leader: Gayle Sherman. Bus will leave at 11 A.M. today. If you drive meet at the Clifty shelter near the falls.  Mention Louisville Hiking Club at the gate as we have a waiver to get in.  Hike 5 miles , moderate , some hills.

    Meal - Clifty Falls  *Meal Reservations by May 4th

*****************************

Sat.  May 13th We will hike at the  Parklands, Beckley Creek Park section.  Leader: Cindy Vaughan. NO BUS.  Meet at  2 P.M. DIRECTIONS:  Gene Snyder to Shelbyville Road. Go north for .8 of a mile. to S. Beckley Station Road. Turn right for 1.7 miles to Beckley Creek Park.,  Hike is 4-5 miles, moderate

     Meal - Wicks Pizza, 12717 Shelbyville Road *Meal Reservations by May 11th.

*****************************

Sat.  May 20th   We will hike at  Cherokee Park  Leader: Beth Crews   NO BUS  Meet at Hogan's Fountain at 2 P.M.  Hike is 3-4 miles,  moderate

     Meal - Mark's Feed Store, 1514 Bardstown Road  *Meal Reservations by May18th.

*****************************

Sat.  May 27th-29th  McCormick Creek Our trip to McCormick Creek is May 27-28.  MUST make reservations by April 25th. We will car pool. If you need a ride call Pat Molloy at 634-1136. We leave from Highland Court Apartments, 1720 Richmond Avenue at 9 A.M.  Prices. 1 in room $240.00. 2 in room $165.00 each, 3 in room $115.00 each, 4 in room $90.00. This includes 2 nights and Saturday night dinner.  Please pay before trip by May 20th! 

*****************************

3rd and LAST request!  There are 6 of you who have not paid 2017 dues.  They were due in February. PLEASE REMIT SOON. $20.00 SINGLE, $30.00 FAMILY. Thanks.

 

** Please make meal reservations with Doris Schagene (368-9624)  by 9:00 P.M. of date indicated.

Bus leaves Central Park (Magnolia Avenue and St. James Court) at 11 AM  on May 6th  NO BUS on the rest of the hikes. and the carpool leaves at 9:00 AM from Highland Court Apartments on the 27th.

Please do not park in St. James Court.

IN MEMORIAM:  Our sympathies to the Rothhaas Family, Eileen, Ron Jr., and Melanie on the death of Ron Rothhaas, Sr. on April 10th, 2017.  He was a long time member and will be greatly missed.

PLEASE SUPPORT THE BUS

 

 

  I