7 miles. Meet at 8 a.m. at Boonsboro Shopping Center. Hike starts at Otter Creek Trail and under the Blue Ridge Parkway and a CCC constructed rock dam that forms a finishing lake. After returning from Otter Creek Campground, the hike continues by crossing the James River on a foot bridge to view the canal lock. Hiking sticks recommended for creek crossing on stepping stones. Registration required. Leader: Mahendra Punatar, (434) 221-0792. Cost: $3.
- Occurred Saturday, July 13th, 2019 @ 8:00 am