Sunday, August 8th, 2021, 2:00pm: Tide Village/Lowry Hill Roundtrip Hike
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: The St. Croix Hiking Association has scheduled a hike from Tide Village to Lowry Hill, and back, on the East End. This hike is through bush, and up and down hills. Long pants and hiking shoes are recommended.
Total trek will be about 4 miles and should take 2 to 3 hours. This is considered a moderate hike. The history and recent development will be discussed. Bring water, your facemask, and practice social distancing. We are meeting at 2pm at the East End Gas Station. ( Heading out of Christiansted, past Canegata, just east of Pearl B. Larsen Elementary School, on East End Road. Steve Cohen will be our tour guide.
For more information call Cathy at 772-2073 or www.stcroixhiking.org
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