Event Category: Hike
Start Date: Wednesday, 12/19/2018
Start Time: 10:15 AM
Contact: Elisa Braver, 202/248-2171. Same day cell: 301/793-4935
The Easy Hikers will hike 4.7 miles from Peirce Mill to the Rock Creek Nature Center and back on the Western Ridge Trail. The trail has level and uphill segments, with one short steep hill. Meet at the parking lot across from Peirce Mill (2401 Tilden St NW, Washington, DC 20008) at 10:15 AM. Bring water and lunch. Transit: Take Red line to Cleveland Park Station. Use west-side exit and then walk north on Connecticut Ave. Turn right on Tilden St. and walk 0.5 miles to parking lot on right side near Rock Creek Park picnic shelter. Driving Directions: From the Beltway (I-495), take Exit 33 (Connecticut Ave.) south. In about 4 miles, turn left onto Tilden Street. Go 0.5 miles and turn right into a parking lot across Tilden St. from Peirce Mill (before the traffic light on Beach Drive). Hike is canceled if DC Public Schools are closed due to weather.