First Day Hike: Complete History of Leesylvania State Park

First Day Hike: Complete History of Leesylvania State Park

Tuesday, Jan 1, 2019 from 10:00am to 4:00pm

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Bring in the New Year with a guided hike led by two former staff members that are experts on Leesylvania State Park. Brendon Hanafin served as Chief Ranger and Assistant Park Manager at Leesylvania State Park and now manages 16 properties and 553 acres of preserved historic and natural sites for Prince William County. Jim Klakowicz has 32 years of experience with Virginia State Parks and within that time he built Leesylvania State Park. He has over 1000 volunteer hours from events, maintaining blue bird boxes and so much more.Start with a quick tour of the history museum, then walk down the Potomac Trail, to Freestone Point, through Lee's Woods Trail, and back to the Visitor Center. This hike will help start the year on the right foot. There will be 2 hikes. 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. and 12 p.m. to 2 p.m.Reserve by December 30 to maritza.rivas@dcr.virginia.gov or call 703-583-6904. Pets are welcome. Trail is not accessible for strollers.Parking fees are waived for the day. The first 100 visitors will receive a First Day Hikes bumper sticker.

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