If you’ve never been — or if you know it well — take a hike with IFA in?Jackson-Washington State Forest.
At 10:00 a.m., gather at the shelter across from the Jackson-Washington State Forest Headquarters, 1278 E. State Road 250, Brownstown, Indiana.
We will take a short walk along Trail 6, to see what the forest looks like 4 years after a timber harvest organized by the Indiana Dept. of Natural Resources (DNR).
Then we will do a short (5-minute shuttle) to the Starve Hollow area, and hike along Trail 8, known as the Turkey Roost Trail. The first ? mile is up a moderately rugged/steep fire road, until we reach the top of the ridge. Portions of this trail will be closed in the near future if the latest DNR timber sale goes forward.
** Bring a sack lunch, and water. Dress for the weather.?We also plan to gather at the Brownstown Dairy Queen after the hike. **
The hike is expected to take no more than 3 hours.
See forest trails map here:?https://www.in.gov/dnr/forestry/files/fo-JW_trail_maps.pdf
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Jackson-Washington State Forest, Brownstown Township, IN, USA
April 28, 2018
10 a.m. - 1 p.m.