The Portage Trail Walkers will hike at 9 a.m. Dec. 28 at Munroe Falls Metro Park. To reach the start of the hike, participants should travel S.R. 59 west out of Kent to Stow. Turn left (south) on S.R. 91 in Stow and go one mile.
Travel down the hill, through the light and cross the Cuyahoga River and the railroad tracks. Turn left (east) onto South River Road, go one mile and turn right at the sign for the park. Go past the gate and stay right for a half mile to the parking lot on the right.
Indian Spring Trail starts at the end of the parking lot. It's a rolling trail with gradual slopes throughout and a downhill at the end. It's 2.2 miles long. Those attending should arrive dressed for the weather, with ice cleats if possible.