You may also want to see About Outings
for description of Outings, Friday Night Hikes, and the Outings Rating System (E/S).
Wednesday, October 1 -- Park Conservatory, Ratings: E/S 1/1
Time: 6:30 PM. Enjoy an hour long stroll through this scenic and historic park just 4 miles east of downtown Columbus. Meet inside the east entrance of the Conservatory on the lower level (left of doors).The Conservatory, located at 1777 E. Broad St., is open from 5-8 PM. Contact the Conservatory at (614) 645-8733 for admission information. Contact leader for further information.
Friday, October 3 -- Academy Park/Franklin Park, Ratings: E/S 1/1
Time: 7:00 PM. Join us for an easy paced walk of 3 miles in the parks along Alum Creek and past the grand old mansions. Meet at Franklin Park, 1777 E. Broad St., NE corner of the parking lot by the railroad. Contact leader for further information.
Sunday, October 5 -- Hargus Lake Day Hike, Ratings: E/S 2/2
Time: 9:00 AM. Hike 5-6 miles around scenic Hargus Lake in AW Marion State Park. We will have one or two short snack stops during the hike and lunch in the park after the hike. If the weather is nice, you will have the option of hiking 2-3 more miles after lunch at nearby Stage’s Pond. Bring your own food, plenty of water, and sturdy shoes or hiking boots for the wooded and at times uneven and muddy terrain. Meet south of Columbus behind Tim Hortons at the north end of Great Southern Shopping Center, located on the west side of South High Street (SR 23), just north of I-270. Contact leader for further information.
Wednesday, October 1 at 6:45 PM -- Central Ohio Group (COG) Executive Committee
Meets the first Wednesday of most months. This month's meeting will be held at the Sierra Club Ohio office - conference room. 131 N. High, Suite 605, Columbus (use outdoor intercom button for access). Contact the COG Chair David Roseman for more information or if you have an agenda item. For more information, contact .
Please see the latest Newsletter for additional meetings and activities.