At more than 70 years old, we’ve been around a long time...
since 1932 and the Great Depression. During
that time, we’ve grown...from a small group who enjoys hiking into a
Today, we maintain a 7.5-mile section of the Appalachian Trail northeast of Harrisburg and a stretch of the Mason-Dixon Trail. We also hike, usually on Sundays.
Come join us.
Hiking Club offers three types of hikes:
Short Hikes – Short hikes are three to six miles long and usually begin
at 1:30 p.m. Sunday afternoon.
Medium Hikes – Medium hikes are six to nine miles long and usually
begin on Sunday but the starting time varies depending on the length of the
drive to the start of the hike.
Joining the Club…
hiking 30 miles with our club within a twelve-month period or equivalent, a
guest becomes eligible to join. Members
of other hiking clubs are eligible to join after 3 hikes of any length.
This requirement is waived for spouses of current members.
At that time, if one wishes, his or her name will be submitted to the
club members for consideration as a member.
There is a small initiation fee and yearly dues for members, who must be
at least 18 years old.
members can obtain a six-month supply of newsletters by sending their name,
address and $5 for postage to:
2640 Wexford Lane
York, PA 17404
newsletter is also available on the club’s website, www.yorkhikingclub.com.