Washington Monument on the Appalachian Trail Seasonal Walk


Apr 1, 2017 to Dec 31, 2017
08:00 AM until 06:00 PM

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).


The 10km trail, rated 3C, follows the Appalachian Trail along the South Mountain Ridge and then ascends to the Monument Knob and the monument.  The start/finish is the "parking lot for the Appalachian Trail on Rte. 40; 1/2 mile west of Pleasant Walk Road (39.53555, -77.60408)."  The walk follows the Appalachian Trail along the South Mountain Ridge and then ascends to Monument Knob and the monument.  The monument is the turnaround point for the walk and is an ideal place to plan a picnic lunch.

To register please use the online start box provided by the California Volkssport Association (www.cva4u.org).  Follow the left side link "Online Start Box" and the instructions provided to sign a waiver and register for this event.  Payments for event information and IVV credit use Paypal.  The event information includes both driving directions and trail instructions.  Event information and insert cards are provided as PDFs that you can download and print as needed.  The POC does not provide event information or accept alternate payment methods.  The entire online process should take less than 10 minutes for a first time user.




Myersville, MD

Additional Information


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Contact name

Alice Filemyr

Contact email

alice.filemyr@gmail.com (preferred)

We make every effort to ensure the accuracy of this information. However, you should always call ahead to confirm dates, times, location, and other information.

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