ODATC is having its second annual club picnic for it members and guest at Powhatan State Park in the shelter by the river. We had a good group and a great time last year. The club will provide hamburgers, hotdogs and non alcoholic drinks. And Yes; there will be lots of prizes. Club members are asked to bring a dish or you can donate $5.00 and not bring a dish. The picnic starts at 3:00 and we eat at 4:30. There may be some hiking first. All club member and guest are welcome; please come. From Richmond, go to the interchange of Rt. 288 and Patterson Avenue (Rt. 6) drive west approximately 13 miles, taking a left onto US 522 South, cross the river, and after 1.9 miles look for the Powhatan State Park sign. Turn right onto Rt. 617. From Southside, take US 60 West from Midlothian, then US 522 North to a left turn at Rt. 617. Travel on Rt. 617, 1.4 miles, turn right into the Park, follow the entrance road taking the first left on River Launch Road. Meet in the parking area at its end by the picnic shelter
The ODATC Mission
The construction and maintenance of foot trails for hikers, including the Appalachian Trail between Reids Gap and Rockfish Gap.
The provision of excursions on such trails or other areas.
Offering educational activities related to the need for preserving the great outdoors.
Old Dominion Appalachian Trail Club (c).
P.O. Box 25283
Richmond, VA 23260-5283