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Oct 2, 2020 - Beltzville State Park

Left the hotel at 9:45. The park is right off I-476 so even though this is the longest distance I traveled this week it was fairly easy to get there. Between pulling over to finish a phone call, stopping at the park office, and getting my bearings at the trailhead it was 11:30 until I hit the trail. Most recreation guides have trail descriptions and mileage included in the them but this park had a separate trail guide which I had to pick up at the office then I spent 10 minutes or so deciding which trails I wanted to hike. Decided on the...

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Oct 1, 2020 - Lehigh Gorge State Park

As indicated on Tuesday, today was the bike ride through Lehigh Gorge State Park. As forecasted, an abundance of sunshine, but the trail runs on the west side of the river so in the afternoon it was mostly shaded. I was surprised how full the parking lot was when I got there but there was a train leaving and the streets of town had a number of people strolling around also. Dad and I had done this ride several years ago so I had a good idea of what to expect. As we did then, I chose the 25 mile route from the multiple options. I was a little...

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