Sat, Apr 30, 2011, 7:00 am: Hike to Clairmont

General info for all hikes and walks: Hikes and walks are $5 for members, and $10 for non-members (become a member). Unless otherwise noted, the pace for hikes is moderate, lasting 3-5 hours, covering 3-5 miles, the terrain is hilly, footing is sometimes uneven, and we follow trails and possibly paved or dirt roads . Walks are easier and shorter than hikes, and usually follow paved or dirt roads, no trails. The guide may periodically stop and talk along the way. Bring sturdy, comfortable walking or hiking shoes, water, snack, bug spray, rain poncho, and camera. Shorts or long pants are OK. For day hikes, bring a hat and sun block. For night hikes, bring a small flashlight. There are usually about 20 people. We depart about 30 minutes after the posted start time. For some hikes, we will meet at the indicated location, then drive a short distance to the hike location.

Specific info for this hike: This hike is to Estate Clairmont. The terrain is hilly, and the hike should take about 2.5 hours.

Meet at 7:00 a.m. on North Shore Road (Route 80), just west of the entrance to the Salt River Marina

Driving directions:
From the La Reine intersection at Route 70 (Centerline Rd) and Route 75 (Northside Rd):
- Drive north on Route 75 (Northside Rd) for about 2 miles.
- Turn left onto Route 80 (North Shore Road) and go about 1.5 miles, after which you will see the Salt River Marina on the right.
- Just after passing the marina entrance, park on the right side of the road on Route 80 (North Shore Road).

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