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Susquehanna Rivertowns Weekend

Dates: 4/26/2019 - 4/28/2019
City / State: Wrightsville, PA
Event Name: Susquehanna Rivertowns Weekend
Event Type: Walk
Event ID: 111110 
Distance - Trail Ratings: 6K/10K - 1A
Description: Welcome to the Borough of Wrightsville, York County, Pennsylvania. Our quaint town is located along the western banks of the Susquehanna River in the Susquehanna Valley Region of Pennsylvania and is well known for the burning of the bridge during the Civil War in 1863. A plaque located in the Samuel Lewis State Park indicates that George Washington considered Wrightsville as a possible location for the capital of the United States. Named for early pioneer John Wright, the Borough of Wrightsville was incorporated in 1834. The incorporation merged the village of Wrightsville with the town of West Phalia.
Amenities: Strollers: medium | Wheelchairs: medium | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: This event doesn't have any special Programs assigned.
Start Times: 8 am to 1 pm, Finish by 4 PM
Location: Columbia Crossing River Trails Center
Start Point / Driving Directions: 41 Walnut Street, Columbia, PA 17512, from Harrisburg/North: Take I-83 South to Exit 21 - US 30 East. *Take US-30 East to Exit PA-441. At the stop sign, turn Right onto Linden St. at North 2nd St. turn Left. At Walnut St. turn Right and cross active railroad tracks to the Start Point.
From Gettysburg or West: Take US-30 East. Follow from * above.
From Lancaster/East: Take US-30 West to PA-441. At traffic light, crossover 3rd St. and continue on PA 441 to Walnut St. Turn Right on Walnut St. and continue to the Start Point.
Awards & Fees: ZZ
Comments: There will be a new trail for this event.
Host Club: York White Rose Wanderers
Contact: Pam Copenhaver (717) 817-9724
Website: sites.google.com/site/yorkwhiterosewanderers
E-Mail Contact: indigo1704@aol.com


Dates: 4/26/2019 - 4/28/2019
City / State: Marietta, PA
Event Name: Susquehanna Rivertowns Weekend - Marietta Walk
Event Type: Walk
Event ID: 111107 
Distance - Trail Ratings: 10K, 5K - 1A
Description: Marietta is a Rivertown located on the eastern banks of the Susquehanna River in Western Lancaster County just north of Columbia PA. You can combine the Columbia rail/trail 5k to pick up the Marietta trail. Otherwise, you will drive about 2.6 miles from start point to get to the beginning of the walking trail Driving directions will be on the trail directions.
Amenities: Strollers: medium | Wheelchairs: medium | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: This event doesn't have any special Programs assigned.
Start Times: 8:00 AM to 1:00 PM, finish by 4:00 PM
Location: Columbia Crossing River Trails Center - Marietta Walk Susquehanna Rivertowns Weekend
Start Point / Driving Directions: 41 Walnut Street, Columbia, PA 17512. Route 30 East to Route 441 Exit. Right at stop sign to light at 3rd Street. Left on 3rd Street to Walnut Street after first light. Right on Walnut Street. Carefully cross railroad tracks. Look for signs for parking. From Route 30 West, exit at Route 441. At stoplight, cross 3rd Street and continue to Walnut Street. Right on Walnut Street, carefully crossing railroad tracks. Look for parking signs.
Awards & Fees: B Award
Comments: This is a 3 Day, 3 Club Event Weekend. For a total of 3 walks in 3 Rivertowns and one bike on the Northwest Lancaster County River Trail.
Host Club: Susquehanna Rovers Volksmarch Club
Contact: Sharon Miller (717) 805-9540
Website: No Website Listed
E-Mail Contact: millersd@ptd.net


Dates: 4/26/2019 - 4/28/2019
City / State: Columbia, PA
Event Name: Susquehanna Rivertowns Weekend
Event Type: Walk
Event ID: 111834 
Distance - Trail Ratings: 10k/5k - 1A
Description: to follow
Amenities: Strollers: medium | Wheelchairs: medium | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: This event doesn't have any special Programs assigned.
Start Times: 8 am to 1 pm, Finish by 4 PM
Location: Columbia Crossing River Trails Center.
Start Point / Driving Directions: 41 Walnut St, Columbia, PA 17512.
Harrisburg/North: Take I-83 South to Exit 21-US-30 East. *Take US-30 East to exit PA-441. At the stop sign Turn Right onto Linden St to N. 2nd Street. Turn Left onto N. 2nd Street to Walnut St. Turn right onto Walnut St. and follow to the start point.
Gettysburg/West: Take US-30 East. Follow from *above.
Lancaster/East: Take US-30 West to PA-441. Follow PA-441 to Walnut St. Right on Walnut St to start point.
Awards & Fees: B Award
Comments: There will be a new trail for this event.
Host Club: Penn-Dutch Pacers Volksmarch Club
Contact: Maria Roshon (717) 330-8751
Website: www.avaclubs.org/pdp/index.html
E-Mail Contact: Losgann10@comcast.net

Dates: 4/26/2019 - 4/28/2019
City / State: Columbia, PA
Event Name: Susquehanna Rivertowns Weekend - Bike
Event Type: Bike
Event ID: 111108 
Distance - Trail Ratings: 15K 35K or more - 2B
Description: Event will be on the newly constructed Northwest Lancaster County River Trail.
Amenities: Strollers: | Wheelchairs: | Pets: | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: This event doesn't have any special Programs assigned.
Start Times: 8:00 AM to 1:00 PM, finish by 4:00 PM
Location: Columbia Crossing River Trails Center - Bike- Susquehanna Rivertowns Weekend
Start Point / Driving Directions: 41 Walnut Street, Columbia, PA 17512. Route 30 East to Route 441 Exit. Right at stop sign to light at 3rd Street. Left on 3rd Street to Walnut Street after first light. Right on Walnut Street. Carefully cross railroad tracks. Look for signs for parking. From Route 30 West, exit at Route 441. At stoplight, cross 3rd Street and continue to Walnut Street. Right on Walnut Street, carefully crossing railroad tracks. Look for parking signs.
Awards & Fees: B Award
Comments: The bike trail is a new developing rail/trail that is complete to Bainbridge Access at Mile Market 11. It could possibly be finished farther north and the bike trail will be for as long as the trail is completed.
Host Club: Susquehanna Rovers Volksmarch Club
Contact: Sharon Miller (717) 805-9540
Website: No Website Listed
E-Mail Contact: millersd@ptd.net 
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