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2021 Guided Hike Schedule
All hikes are free, but pre-registration is required. To register, contact Penfield Recreation at 340-8655.
All events are held rain or shine.  
**Please, no pets on hikes.**
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January 9     |     Ellison Park     |     10:00 am - 12:00 pm
1879 Blossom Rd.
Dust off your cross country skis or snowshoes and join us for an exhilarating trip through this very scenic park. If there isn't any snow, a hike will take place. We will follow the predominately flat portions of Ellison Park of the north side of Blossom Road. Meet at Blossom Road entrance (north side of the road). Look for the "Hike" signs. Please bring your own cross country ski equipment or snowshoes.

February 26     |     Winter Woods Night Hike     |     6:30 - 7:30 pm
2126 Penfield Rd.
As part of Penfield Recreation's Family Snow Night Out event. Bring your snowshoes if there is snow, as well as a headlamp or flashlight.

March 13     |     Shadow Pines Property     |     10:00 am - 12:00 pm
600 Whalen Rd.
Join us at the Shadow Pines property to explore hiking trail development so far. Meet in the parking lot near The Clark House. Look for the "Hike" signs.

April 10     |     Channing H. Philbrick Park     |     10:00 am - 12:00 pm
1 Linear Park Dr. Celebrate Daniel Penfield's selection of "The Hollow" as the best mill site in all 97,000 square miles of the Genesee lands in 1795. Meet at kiosk on the north side of the bridge. Look for the "Hike" signs.

May 8     |     Harris Whalen Park     |     9:00 - 11:00 am
2126 Penfield Rd. Hike through the woods to discover exciting spring flowers. Also learn about park history and geology. Meet at the upper pavilion. Look for the "Hike" signs. 

June 12     |     Webster 4 Mile Creek Park     |     9:00 - 11:00 am
160 Phillips Rd., Webster. Northeast corner of Phillips Road and Lake Road intersection. Meet at parking lot. Look for the "Hike" signs.

July 10     |     Abraham Lincoln Park     |     9:00 - 11:00 am
1559 Empire Blvd. Meet at the playground parking lot off Empire Blvd. Look for the "Hike" signs.

August 14     |     Ellison Park     |     9:00 - 11:00 am
1008 Penfield Rd.
Discover the off-beat pathways that reveal the natural vistas carved by 10,000 years of Irondequoit Creek flow. Meet at park south entrance at 1008 Penfield Road. Look for the "Hike" signs.

September 11     |     Penfield History Hike     |     9:00 - 11:00 am
1 Linear Park Dr. Meet at the kiosk at Channing Philbrick Park. Look for the "Hike" signs.

October 9     |     Shadow Pines Property     |     10:00 am - 12:00 pm
600 Whalen Rd. Meet at the parking lot. Look for the "Hike" signs. 

November 13     |     Sherwood Fields Park     |     10:00 am - 12:00 pm
2514 Penfield Rd. North side of Penfield Rd., next to Penfield fire station #3. Meet at parking lot. Look for the "Hike" signs.

December 11     |     1,000 Acre Swamp     |     10:00 am - 12:00 pm
1585 Jackson Rd. Meet at the Don Mack building, 1587 Jackson Road (next to Penfield Volunteer Ambulance base). Look for the "Hike" signs.

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