Allentown Hiking Club
6-30-19 9:30 am | Hike
Hike the Switchback Railroad in Jim Thorpe
A moderate hike of the switchback railroad
This rugged hike will start at Mauch Chunk Lake Park. We will hike on historic rail beds with a graded ascent to a vista followed by a steep descent back into town. Please bring 2+ liters of water and snacks and wear sturdy hiking boots. Trekking poles are recommended.
Hike / bike / on-water distance: 11 miles
Hike rating: D+
Meeting place: Meet at Mauch Chunk Lake Park; 625 Lentz Trail, Jim Thorpe, PA 18229
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Leader: Paula Uhrin 484-951-4299
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