L to R: Richard and Margaret Gruenhagen, visiting from Pennsylvania are shown a sprig of native mistletoe by their granddaughter Paige Parrish, 6, of Cary, NC Tuesday  afternoon, Jan. 1, 2013 at  the start of the 2nd annual New Year's Day forest walk along the trails of Umstead State Park.
L to R: Richard and Margaret Gruenhagen, visiting from Pennsylvania are shown a sprig of native mistletoe by their granddaughter Paige Parrish, 6, of Cary, NC Tuesday afternoon, Jan. 1, 2013 at the start of the 2nd annual New Year's Day forest walk along the trails of Umstead State Park. hlynch@newsobserver.com
L to R: Richard and Margaret Gruenhagen, visiting from Pennsylvania are shown a sprig of native mistletoe by their granddaughter Paige Parrish, 6, of Cary, NC Tuesday afternoon, Jan. 1, 2013 at the start of the 2nd annual New Year's Day forest walk along the trails of Umstead State Park. hlynch@newsobserver.com

NC state parks offer New Year’s Day hikes

December 29, 2013 5:12 PM