EPM – 2018 FALL FORAY SCHEDULE 
                         
OPEN TO MEMBERS & NON-MEMBERS


2018 Fall Foray Schedule: in order to maintain safety for our members all 2018 fall forays have been scheduled on Sundays due to hunting. It is still recommended to wear orange.

Sunday, September 23, 2018 – 10 am – SGL 211 (Stoney Creek RR Trailhead)
Directions:

From Harrisburg go West on Route 322. At Dauphin, turn right onto the first road after the underpass:
- Continue onto Allegheny St. (0.1 mi.)
- Turn right onto Schuylkill St. (289 ft.)
- Turn right onto Erie St. (0.1 mi.)
- Turn left onto Stoney Creek Rd. (8 mi.) to the Stoney Valley RR trail head parking lot.
Stoney Creek Rd. becomes Ellendale Rd. for the last 0.8769 mile.
(The road becomes a dirt road.)
Stoney Creek Rd., Ellendale Forge 17018
DD: 40.4021, -76.8381; DMS: N 40° 24´ 7.56, W 76° 50´ 17.16;
GPS: N 40 24 7.56, W -76 50 17.16



Sunday, October 7, 2018 – 10 am – French Creek State Park (Scott’s Run Lake)
Directions:
From Lancaster, PA - (Fastest Route): Take 222 N. to exit for I-76/PA-272/Denver/Pennsylvania turnpike. Follow signs for
and proceed onto I-76/PA Turnpike. Go 12 miles to Exit 298 for I-176 toward PA-10/Morgantown/Reading.
• Continue onto I-176 N. Use right 2 lanes to take Exit 1A for PA-10 N toward Beckersville. Turn right onto PA-10
N/Morgantown Rd/Reading Rd. Proceed .5 miles.
• Turn right onto Joanna Rd. Continue straight through intersection with Twin Valley Rd. and then take first left onto
Hopewell Rd. (becomes Park Rd). Proceed 4 miles (passing Park Office & Hopewell Lake on the right). Scott’s Run
Lake entrance is .5 miles on left. Take first left (towards boat launch) and proceed to parking area near the dam.
Leisurely drive through Amish country: take PA-23 E. to Morgantown. Turn left onto PA-10. Follow directions from
above: Turn right onto Joanna Rd.
From North (Reading): Take I-176 S. Take Exit 1 for PA-10 Toward Beckersville/Morgantown. Turn left onto PA-10. Follow
above directions from above: Turn right onto Joanna Rd.
From East (Philadelphia): Take I-76/PA Turnpike W. to Exit 298 for I-176 toward PA
-10/Morgantown/Reading. Follow directions from above: Continue onto I-176 N.
Address: Scott’s Run Rd., Elverson, PA 19520
DD: 40.210, -75.797 DMS: N 40 12 36, W -75 47 49 GPS: N 40 12.600, W -75 47.820
Park Website: http://www.dcnr.pa.gov/StateParks/FindAPark/FrenchCreekStatePark/Pages/default.aspx



​Sunday, October 21, 2018 – 10 am – SGL 170 Marysville

Directions:

​From Harrisburg, take Route I-81 north, cross the river on I-81 and then exit onto Route 11 & 15 North. Turn
left onto Rt. 850, proceed roughly 5 miles. Go left on Idle Road to the game lands parking lot (on right) at the top of the hill.
Aprox. Address: 255-207 Idle Rd., Marysville, PA 17053
DD: 40.314250, -77.032861; DMS: N 40° 18' 51.3, W 77° 01' 58.3; GPS: N 40 18 51.3, W -77 1 58.3



Sunday, November 4, 2018 – 10 am – Susquehannock State Park
Directions:
From Lancaster, take Prince Street (Rt. 272) south. Just out of the city, take a left onto Golf Rd. Follow this
past the golf course and baseball diamonds until you see Kiwanis Rd. on the right. Take this, and just in front of the
covered bridge, go right and down into the parking lot.
Kiwanis Drive, Lancaster, PA 17602
DD: 40.0158, -76.2824; DMS: N 40 00 57, W -76 16 56; GPS: N 40 00.953, W -76 16.946
Park Website: https://co.lancaster.pa.us/244/Lancaster-County-Central-Park



Sunday, November 18, 2018 – 10 am – Lancaster County Central Park

Directions:
From Lancaster, take Prince Street (Rt. 272) south. Just out of the city, take a left onto Golf Rd. Follow this
past the golf course and baseball diamonds until you see Kiwanis Rd. on the right. Take this, and just in front of the covered bridge, go right and down into the parking lot.
Kiwanis Drive, Lancaster, PA 17602
DD: 40.0158, -76.2824; DMS: N 40 00 57, W -76 16 56; GPS: N 40 00.953, W -76 16.946
Park Website: https://co.lancaster.pa.us/244/Lancaster-County-Central-Park



December 2, 2018 – 10 am – Gifford Pinchot State Park
Directions:
The park is near the metropolitan areas of York and Harrisburg. We will meet at the Conewago Day Use
Area. There are facilities here.
From Harrisburg: via the Lewisberry Exit (35) of I-83 south, then PA 177 south; or by US 15 south to Dillsburg, then to PA 74 south.
From York: take PA 74 north or I-83 north. From I-83, take the Newberrytown Exit (32), PA 382 west to PA 177 south.
From Lancaster: take Rt. 30 West to Rt. 74 North. Take 74 N through Dover, until you come to Alpine Rd, and follow that to the Conewago Day Use Area on the left.
Gifford Pinchot State Park, Wellsville, PA 17365
DD: 40.069255, -76.882511; DMS: N 40° 4´ 16.648, W 76° 53´ 18.19; GPS: N 40 04.284, W -76 53.280
You may want to visit the following websites which feature this park:
http://www.dcnr.state.pa.us/stateparks/findapark/GiffordPinchot/index.htm     

Spring Morel Forays are member's only forays. 

All other Forays and Winter Meeting events are
free and open to the public.
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