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Harvest Moon Night Hike – SOLD OUT

Stroud Preserve |
September 19, 2021
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Event is sold out. Please connect with us on another adventure outdoors.

Join Natural Lands for a Harvest Moon Hike at Stroud Preserve. View September’s full moon from one of Stroud’s scenic vistas! Participants will enjoy a 2-3 mile night hike through the preserve.

Park in Stroud’s main parking lot, located at 454 N. Creek Road, West Chester. Check-in with Natural Lands’ Volunteer Preserve Ambassadors at the Natural Lands’ Pop-Up Shop located at the trailhead.

Before you go:

  • Hike is light rain or (moon) shine. In case of heavy rains or other weather-related event, hike will be cancelled. Please check email for cancellations notices.
  • Please bring:
    • Headlamps or flashlights. Must be used with RED light modes only. If you don’t have a red light, Natural Lands will supply red cellophane to attach to your light.
    • Sturdy hiking boots, layers, and raingear, if necessary.
    • Filled water bottle.
  • Please be prepared to adhere to CDC, state and county COVID-19 safety guidelines for masking and social distancing. We will share up-to-date information with registered guests prior to the event.

Where

Stroud Preserve
454 North Creek Road
West Chester , PA 19382
directions

When

September 19, 2021
6:30pm - 8:00pm

Stroud Preserve is a mosaic of once-pastured grasslands, working farmlands, and woodlands that serves as a unique site for recreation, education, and scientific research. Here, you can see the needs of people and nature in balance as careful stewardship of both cultivated and “wild” areas restores vital wildlife habitat while also protecting watersheds that provide drinking water for tens-of-thousands of people.

  • Hike is light rain or (moon) shine. In case of heavy rains or other weather-related event, hike will be cancelled. Please check email for cancellations notices.
  • Please bring:
    • Headlamps or flashlights. Must be used with RED light modes only. If you don’t have a red light, Natural Lands will supply red cellophane to attach to your light.
    • Sturdy hiking boots, layers, and raingear, if necessary.
    • Filled water bottle.
  • Please be prepared to adhere to CDC, state and county COVID-19 safety guidelines for masking and social distancing. We will share up-to-date information with registered guests prior to the event.

Natural Lands is able to host more than 100 events a year thanks to the financial support of our members. If you aren’t yet part of our community of members, join us!

Registration

Event is sold out. Please connect with us on another adventure outdoors.

Cancellation:
Events may be cancelled due to inclement weather or low registration. In that case, we will make every effort to update our website and contact registrants. Note that we cannot offer refunds of paid registrations or ticket purchases, but rest assured that your donation will help us in our work to save open space, care for nature, and connect people to the outdoors.

Photography policy:
Attendance at Natural Lands programs and events constitutes consent to be photographed for use in print and electronic media. Images will not be identified using full names without written approval from the individual. Please notify Natural Lands staff if you would prefer that your photo not be used.

Participant Waiver:
By registering for this event, I, as the participant, and/or parent or legal guardian of a minor participant, do hereby understand and acknowledge that by participating, in this, or any, Natural Lands’ event or activity, I am agreeing to indemnify and hold harmless Natural Lands, their respective administrators, directors, agents, officers, members, volunteers, employees, other participants, any sponsors, advertisers, and, if applicable, owners and lessors of premises on which the Activity takes place, (each considered one of the “RELEASEES” herein).

I further acknowledge, agree, and represent that I understand the nature of the Program and related Activities and my and/or the Minor’s experience and capabilities, and believe that I and/or the minor are qualified, in good health, and in proper physical condition to participate in such activity. I willingly agree to comply with the stated and customary terms and conditions of participation.

I fully understand that: (a) the Program and related Activities involve risks and dangers of damage to personal property and serious bodily injury, including permanent disability, paralysis, and death (“risks”); (b) these Risks and dangers may be caused by my and/or the Minor’s own actions or inactions, the actions or inactions of others participating in the Activity, the condition in which the Activity takes place, or the negligence of the “releasees” as aforementioned; (c) there may be other risks and social and economic losses either not known to me or not readily foreseeable at this time; and I fully accept and assume all such risks and all responsibility for losses, costs, and damages I and/or the minor incur as a result of my participation or that of the Minor in the Activity.

I hereby release, discharge, and covenant not to sue Natural Lands or any of their “releasees” from all liability, claims, demands, losses, injuries, damage to property, or other damages on my and/or the minor’s account caused or alleged to be caused in whole or in part by the negligence of the “releasees” or otherwise, including negligent rescue operations; and I further agree that if, despite this release and waiver of liability, assumption of risk, and indemnity agreement I, the Minor, or anyone on the Minor’s behalf makes a claim against any of the Releasees, I will indemnify, save, and hold harmless each of the releasees from any litigation expenses, attorney fees, loss, liability, damage, or cost which any may incur as the result of such claim.

I have read this Agreement, fully understand its terms, understand that I have given up substantial rights by registering for this event, and have done so freely and without any inducement or assurance of any nature and intend it to be a complete and unconditional release of all liability to the greatest extent allowed by law and agree that if any portion of this agreement is held to be invalid, the balance, notwithstanding, shall continue in full force and effect.

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