November 2014 Edition
Updated November 1
Upcoming Events


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Hike Ander’s Run

Sunday, November 2

This is a short hike of about 4 miles. Meet at Betts Field at 1:30 p.m. Leader Earl Ross, 814-726-3920.

Hike at the Tionesta Dam and Campgrounds

Saturday, November 9

A 5-mile hike. Meet at the Office Building at Tionesta Lake at 2:00 p.m. From Tionesta follow Route 36 south one mile. Turn left at sign for Tionesta Lake. Cross Dam. Turn right after flag pole. Leader; Charlene James, 814-463-7394 home, 814-516-6595 cell.

Hike in Kinzua Heights Area

Sunday, November 16

A hike of 4 to 5 miles. Meet at Musante Street at 1:30. Leader; Greg Burkett, 814-723-4989.


Annual Hike, Dinner and Meeting

Sunday, November 23

Patricia King will lead a hike beforehand at the Whispering Pines Campground in Sheffield. This is an easy two-mile hike that could have wet sections so you may want to wear hiking boots for the hike then change to dry shoes for the dinner. Meet at Tollgate Street and Route 6 at 2:30 p.m. See map at right. For hike information call Pat at 814-723-6229.

The hike will be followed by a social hour and dinner at the Olmstead Manor in Ludlow. Details at right.

Club dues for 2015 will be collected prior to dinner. See Debra Young.



Wade Robertson


A Great Day of Leaf Peeping on the Allegheny

It has been a great fall for viewing the changing leaves and leader Jim Everly timed it just right to see them while floating the Allegheny River. That is Jim in the above picture leading four of the boats that took part.


Tionesta Scenic Area Lives Up To Its Name

Marge's HikeMarge Neel lead the hike shown in this picture. After easy walking along the creek the trail turned up this steep slope to a forestry road where cars had been left for our return.



Hike in HemlocksA Day In The Hemlocks

Charlene James offered an easy hike and it was just that. And it turned out to be a beautiful fall day at Cook Forest.



Details of Annual Hike, Dinner and Meeting

Map, Tollgate Rd Junction of Tollgate Road and Route 6 in Sheffield.

Annual Harvest Dinner Meeting, Olmsted Manor, Ludlow, PA

Sunday, November 23, 2014

Dinner at 5:30 in the Groves Lodge

Dinner Entree: choice of Swiss Steak or Garden Fish. Dinners are served with tossed salad, parsley buttered potatoes, peas and pearl onions, pineapple upside down cake, rolls and butter, coffee, tea, ice tea and lemonade. $17 all inclusive. Vegetarian dinners are available.

Reservations will be accepted through November 15, 2014. Send checks to Debra Young, 1588 Townline Road, Russell, PA 16345, 814-730-8388 or debra.young@eaglezip.net.

Wade Robertson, outdoor journalist for the Bradford Era, will make an after-dinner presentation. Wade is recognized as a master hunter and fisherman. Lucky for us he is also a master photographer and storyteller.