All walks qualify for the Youth Partner Challenge (YPC), an activity for youth ages 5-16.

June 5 –Blakes Peak (Betsy & Jim)

June 19- Green River Cove (Mary Jo & Ann) Old Cove Road. This an old road that went from Saluda to Green River back in the 1920’s, before Green River Road was built. It follows a stream flowing down to Fish Top and is now protected with a conservation easement. The walking will be easy to moderate, occasionally steep, but the views are worth it!

July 3- Historic Saluda (Kay & Kate) Gentle walk through downtown Saluda, learning about the people and places who have been there. Continue through Little Park and up Shand Hill to the fire department and Sullivan’s Temple.

July 17- Twin Lakes This is an Open Swim invitation 11:00 – 4:00. Swimming and hiking. Bring your own picnic. Leave Fido at home, please.

August 14 Missing 40 (Kay & Gerard) 1 mile loop of moderate walking 1-2 hours. Water shoes recommended. The trailhead is located on Pearson Falls Road just above the new concrete bridge over the North Pacolet River. The trail is well blazed, kid and pet friendly, and has several easy water crossings.

August 21- Twin Lakes This is an Open Swim invitation 11:00 – 4:00. Swimming and hiking the trails around the lakes. Bring your own picnic. Leave Fido at home, please.