The Portage Trail Walkers will hike at 9 a.m. March 17 at Quail Hollow State Park. To reach the start of the hike, travel S.R. 43 south, nine miles out of Kent. Turn right (east) on U.S. 224. In three miles, turn right (south) on Congress Lake Road.
This turns left for a half mile on Pontius, then right for one mile. The Quail Hollow sign is on the left, follow signs and bear left for parking.
There are picnic benches and a visitor center available. The walk is four to five miles on flat, wooded paths.