The Portage Trailwalkers will hike at 9 a.m. Saturday at the Carriage Trail, off the Towpath.
To reach the start of the hike, those attending should drive S.R. 303 west out of Hudson, cross S.R. 8 and Akron-Cleveland Road, then turn right (north) onto Olde Eight.After traveling about five miles, going past Brandywine Falls, turn left (west) onto Highland Road. Parking is on the right at Red Lock trailhead.
The walk includes steep hills on a wooded path, about five miles.