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St. Luke’s University Health Network (St. Luke’s) and Delaware & Lehigh National Heritage Corridor (D&L) have partnered to bring the community a family fun initiative — Get Your Tail on the Trail! The “trail” is the nearly continuous 165-mile multi-use D&L Trail which stretches from Wilkes-Barre to Bristol, PA. The free program aims to help people of all ages and abilities to meet their personal fitness goals and experience the value of the local trails through day-to-day challenges, public events, and incentives.
165 Mile Challenge – May 1 to November 4, 2019! Time to get ready over the summer and fall to log miles equaling the length of the D&L trail (165 miles). Already doing more than that? Set your own challenge higher! We are challenging you to get out in the...Learn More
Active Participants: 967 participants Completed 30 Miles (or more): 783 participants Total Miles Logged: 61,275 miles Most Miles Logged by Individual: 509 miles Challenge Rewards: YOUR HEALTH . . and a black fleece Tail on the Trail scarf! We asked participants to leap into the leap year with the 30/30 Winter Challenge of 2016....Learn More
The Sixth annual 165 Mile Challenge saw the highest participation numbers of any challenge to date. Even though the Lehigh Valley saw a higher than normal rainfall, it didn’t stop over a 1,100 participants from reaching the 165 mile goal. Tail on the Trail Events: May 5, 2018 at...Learn More
The fifth annual 30/30 Winter Challenge included a full mix of weather from Mother Nature – frigid cold to 70 degrees. We were anxious to have some snow that lasted long enough for participants to use the Tail on the Trail snowshoes available for loan at the D&L Office...Learn More
The sixth annual 30/30 Winter Challenge included a wide variety of weather, including the edge of the polar vortex and a few snow storms. But even the polar vortex couldn’t keep the Tail on the Trail users from logging their miles. The 2019 30/30 Winter challenge saw the highest...Learn More
Completed 165 Miles (or more): 1,045 participants
Total Miles Logged: over 496,000 miles
Most Miles Logged by Individual: 5,108 miles
Challenge Rewards: YOUR HEALTH . . and a dark grey hooded Tail on the Trail sweatshirt for 165 miles, coupon to Aardvark Sports Shop for 330 miles (double), and coupon...
Active Participants: 920 participants logged at least one mile during the challenge
Completed 30 Miles (or more): 636 participants
Total Miles Logged: 42,885 miles
Most Miles Logged by Individual: 519 miles
Challenge Rewards: YOUR HEALTH . . and a royal blue knit Tail on the Trail beanie for completing 30 miles or more!