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At the crossroads: Hiking community descends on Hancock Trails Day

Rangers from Maryland Department of Natural Resources enlightened visitors on the Western Maryland Rail Trail, exhibiting relics found along the trail, including hardened coal cinders from a steam engine and a glass tube from a telegraph pole.

by Lisa Schauer

photos by Lisa Schauer

Hundreds of hiking enthusiasts descended on the town of Hancock for the second annual Hancock Trails Day held last Saturday, June 4 at the municipal lot behind . . .