Ed Sidote hiking 'his' hike - Photo by Larry Blumberg
Ed Sidote Hike
This hike, held in the summer, honors Ed Sidote, Mr. End-to-End of the Finger Lakes Trail. Ed has inspired many hikers to follow in his footsteps. He is End-to-Ender #3. You can read more about Ed 'Happy Hiking' Sidote¬†here.
We are offering a Short 5 Mile Hike and a Long 9 Mile Hike. ¬†Both hikes start and finish at the same place, on Map 23. ¬†Trailhead is off of County Rte 10 at the intersection of Stewart Road and Hoag Childes Road. ¬†Both hikes will visit the new Pharsalia Woods Lean-to, the Sidote Bench, and the 2011 Tornado blow down area. Long hike participants should bring lunch and drinks. ¬†Short hike hikers should bring snacks and drinks. ¬†Goodies will "also" be available at the Pharsalia Woods Lean-to.
Meet at 9:00 AM at intersection of Stewart Road & Hoag Childes Road.
Directions to Meeting Location:
Refer to FLT Map M23. ¬†Locate County Route 10, look for green Finger Lakes Trail Sign at Stewart Road. ¬†Trail is approximately 1/2 miles up Stewart Road at a sharp right hand turn.