Author Archives: Mary Schraven

Eighteen Mile Creek Hike-2/26/17

Eighteen cheerful hikers enjoyed a 4-mile scenic gorge hike, starting at the trailhead on South Creek Road in Hamburg. At the 2-mile turnaround point there was a comical sign: TRAIL ENDS HERE. The Creek’s name is based on the distance … Continue reading

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Trip Report Grand Island Hike and Breakfast Feb. 4, 2017

Tom Burkman had a wonderful breakfast for us hikers of bacon, eggs, coffee, and juice. ¬†Participants added fresh fruit, English muffins and exotic flavors of yogurt. Yummy! ¬†With our bellies full and a feeling of camaraderie, we set off for … Continue reading

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Trip Report Stiglemeier Hike Feb. 4, 2017

Beth Hartz led a friendly group on a beautiful winter hike through scenic Stiglmeier Park. We we treated to several bird sightings, including a Red-bellied Woodpecker! We also savored the wide variety of Old Growth trees there, including ash, black … Continue reading

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Knox Farm Jan. 11, 2017

No -Snow – Walk at Knox Park – January 11, 2017 On a cold & dry winter morning four of us walked almost all of the perimeter paths at Knox Farm. We made a brief stop at the ‘little library … Continue reading

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