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Upcoming Healthy Adams County Events

Physical Fitness Task Force's 2018 Fall Walking Parties

 

Walk your way to better health with the Physical Fitness Task Force's Fall Walking Party events! Registration for all events is from 4:45 to 6 p.m. Walking is a great aerobic activity and these free walks are open to everyone. It is recommended that walkers wear good walking shoes and bring a bottle of water. Walks are held rain or shine. In case of severe weather forecast, please check www.facebook.com/healthyadamscounty or call 717-337-4137.

 

Wed., Sept. 19, Eisenhower Farm and Children's Day

Park on W. Confederate Avenue by the Observation tower and walk to and then around the Eisenhower Farm on gravel roads. History education and children's activity. Approx. 2 miles, paved and gravel roads, a little hilly.

 

Wed., Sept. 26, Hundred Fold Farm, Orrtanna

Park at 1400 Evergreen Way, Orrtanna, PA, and walk the slightly hilly roads of this beautiful farm. Optional stop at Halbrendts Wine Tasting room. Three miles, relatively flat paved roads.

 

Wed., Oct. 3, Beth Wiles Farm in Littlestown

Walk address is 204 Basehoar-Roth Road, Littlestown, PA. Walk a three-mile loop on very low traffic roads past beautiful Adams County farms. Three miles, relatively flat paved roads.

 

Wed., Oct. 10, Cross Keys Park, New Oxford

785 Berlin Road, New Oxford. Walk on the new .9 mile trail around the developing Cross Keys Community Park. Optional participation in a geocaching event with easy instructions provided. Good trail surface, relatively flat, without much shade.

 

Wed., Oct. 17, Hollabaugh's Orchard, Biglerville

545 Carlisle Road, Biglerville. Enjoy fall's beautiful colors by walking the orchard lanes of the farm. Follow a trail guide to learn about what you see. Sorry, no dogs allowed on this walk.