NO REGISTRATION REQUIRED!!!
Dan Beard Hike
Saturday, April 13 2013
Treks departing from 8am until 11am
Beginning at Riverboat Row under the Purple People Bridge in Newport, Kentucky.
Hike will take approximately 3-4 hours to complete.
Start schedule: Boy Scouts depart at 8:00 a.m., Bears & Webelos depart at 9:00 a.m., Tigers & Wolves depart at 10:00 a.m.
A FREE family friendly event! Join us for a 5 mile hike featuring a tour of Daniel Carter Beard's childhood home in Covington, Kentucky where a young Dan Beard played in the woods developing a love of the outdoors the would one day become the foundation for the Boy Scouts of America. Our hike will take you through 3 cities in 2 states and across 3 historic bridges as you enjoy the scenic beauty of the Ohio River from the Roebling Bridge, Sawyer Point and Yeatman's Cove while learning about the deep, rich history of our community.
What to bring:
Appropriate attire for the weather
Sturdy shoes or hiking boots
Full water bottle
Trail Food or Snacks for Energy
Camera to capture all the sights
NO REGISTRATION REQUIRED