NCLL Offers North Country Trail Hike

Tuesday 25, 2017

The Northern Center for Lifelong Learning will host a hike on the North Country National Scenic Trail from 12:30-4:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 9. Lorana Jinkerson, president of the local NCT Hikers chapter, will lead the 3.5-mile walk.

Attendees should meet at the Marquette Welcome Center. They will walk to Lion’s Club Field, where the Iron Ore Heritage Trail has a trailhead. The new U.P. Land Conservancy Bayou Project will also be included.

The rain date for the event is from 12:30-4:30 p.m. Thursday, May 11. The cost is $3 for NCLL members and $8 for non-members. For more information, contact Carole Bard at 228-9367. Register before Tuesday, May 2, by calling 227-2979 or emailing

Jill Vermeulen
Student Writer