In May the Hoosier Hikers Council conducts its annual Run with the Foxes trail race on the third Saturday. Therefore, our monthly work day for May will be on the second Saturday. This month, we’re going to work on the Knobstone Trail near Round Knob (approximately Mile Marker 6). You may remember that this area Read more »
The next HHC Third Saturday Work Day, on April 20th, will be at Monroe County’s Flatwoods Park. The park is on Flatwoods Road off of SR 46 at the western edge of Monroe County. To get there, take SR 46 west from Bloomington, past Ellettsville, to Flatwoods Road and turn south. You’ll see a sign Read more »
Mary Perez, a long-time HHC member, will be leading a co-ed hike for the Brown County Walking Women on Friday, March 22: ELK CREEK TO LEOTA, on the Knobstone Trail Arriving at Leota Trailhead we will have completed 33 miles of this 58 mile trail. Today, starting at Elk Creek Trailhead, we’ll travel about 7 Read more »
The HHC Secretary takes a new stile for a spin. These are necessary when trails cross over fences which maintain cattle, horses, or other livestock.
The HHC sets up and mans 12 aid stations for the annual Tecumseh Marathon. It takes over 70 volunteers to support this race, and it is always a challenge to recruit this number. If you would be interested in helping with the Marathon, please contact us!
The Eagle Scouts have been instrumental in building bridges for many hiking trails throughout Indiana, including the Tecumseh Trail.
If you have noticed some “W”s along the Tecumseh Trail, this is the calling card of long-term HHC member Phil Wilcoxson.
The HHC will have our 18th Annual Meeting on Saturday, March 23, 2013. The meeting will be held at Lutheran Hills Church Camp in Brown County (see directions below). Come and meet new friends or catch up with old friends! Meeting Schedule: Noon to 2:00 pm: Four mile hike on the Tecumseh Trail. We’ll hike Read more »