View from "House Rock" on the Conestoga Trail System looking south towards the "Pinnacle Overlook"
Welcome to the Website
Lancaster Hiking Club
and official site for the Conestoga Trail System
in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania.
Our Mission- "To provide a program of outdoor recreation
and to maintain the Conestoga Trail System!"
Notice-- Club Dues will be $10 per year starting in Jan. 2013.
Dana Edsall has created new interactive maps of the entire Conestoga Trail, with landviews, topos, streets, zoom in and out, etc.
Check it out at
Section A between Pine hill road and Erb's covered bridge closed due a change in landowners. Do not tresspass on this section as you may be prosecuted!
We will reopen negotiations with the landowner in the Spring of 2012.
Hike & Ultra Trail Run (York & Lancaster Counties)2012:
A strenuous 26 miles on the Mason/Dixon and Conestoga Trail was held again in Sept.2012.
For results- visit http://www.kta-hike.org/index.php?option=com_content&task=blogcategory&id=53&Itemid=85
The Conestoga trail has been located adjacent to Speedwell forge lake for Twenty ++ years. Huricane Irene and Tropical storm Lee, damaged the dam and spillway forcing the PF&BC to draw down the Lake for Safety reasons.
You can help restore the dam with a contribution or the Purchase of a Tee shirt.