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2020 Kennedy Walk Training Program

  • Description:

    GOAL:  Seeking individuals who wish to walk 50 miles in a day.  Participants in the training program will aim to complete the February 8, 2020 FREEWALKERS KENNEDY 50 (C&O Canal in Maryland) in approximately 15-16 hours. 

    Methodology:  The following would be the basis of the program:

    • Distance Training-Participants will progressively increase the distance they can comfortably walk in a day to approximately 30 miles.  If one can…
  • Created by: Edward Purcell
  • Categories: Long distance (25+ miles)

Gobble Gobble Hike

  • Description:

    Trail hike for 4-5 miles. Finish time will depend on the pace of the group. Estimate is 3 hours.

    Highlights will include the Fairy Trail and Hemlock Falls.

    Directions: Enter South Mt Reservation from South Orange Ave onto Crest Drive (from either east or west). Drive straight to where the road ends.Turn right onto Bear…

  • Created by: Jenn Popper
  • Categories: Short distance (<10 miles)

Battle of Trenton March

  • Description:

    Two battle re-enactments, an 8-mile march and a 5-mile tour

    Bear witness to the events of December 25, 1776 through January 2, 1777 and learn their significance.

    Muster up. It is time for the FreeWalkers regiment to march with the Continental Army in observance of the 243nd anniversary of Washington crossing the Delaware and the subsequent battles…

  • Created by: Jenn Popper
  • Categories: Historical, Short distance (<10 miles), Medium distance (10 - 25 miles)