HARTA plans Frigid Encounter

Taking off from Schenkel Station for the start of the HARTA Frigid Encounter on New Year’s Day, Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2020, are walkers Stacia Bollinger (left) and Jenny Carr in costumes.
Taking off from Schenkel Station for the start of the HARTA Frigid Encounter on New Year’s Day, Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2020, are walkers Stacia Bollinger (left) and Jenny Carr in costumes. TAB file photo.

The annual HARTA Frigid Encounter will be held on New Year’s Day, Friday, Jan. 1, at 1 p.m.

The encounter will begin at Schenkel Station in Huntington, located at 11 W. State St.

The Frigid Encounter is a free walk/run/bike event along the trails in Huntington. Participants will return to Schenkel Station around 2 p.m.

Hot Chocolate will be served after participants return to celebrate the accomplishment.

Helmets are required for all bike riders.

Visit HARTA Huntington Area Recreational Trails on Facebook for more information.