Walks

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Cambridge Parks and Greenways

Saturday, February 19, 2011 12:00 AM

6-mile hike featuring Fresh Pond, Mount Auburn Cemetery, Charles River Greenway, and Harvard, from 9:15am-12:30pm. Easy return by T. Meet on the west side of the Alewife T station, at the passenger drop-off sign. Call if severe weather. No dogs. Non-AMC members, $1.

Trip details

Activity region: 
Massachusetts, Boston Area
Activity: 
Walks
Hiking
Trip state: 
MA
Trip country: 
USA
Status: 
Open
Leader: 
Mike Stadelmaier

Middlesex Fells, Malden

Saturday, January 22, 2011 12:00 AM

Hike to cliff-top views and a frozen waterfall, from 10:00am-2:15pm. Bring lunch and water. Meet on the Washington Street side of Oak Grove T station. I-93 Exit 32 in Medford, head east on Route 60 for 1.2 miles to a left on Highland Avenue. Continue 0.5 miles and turn right on Glenwood Street. Travel 0.6 miles and turn left on Washington Street. Then, travel 0.1 miles and turn right into the T station parking lot, or park on the street. Call if severe weather. No dogs. Non-AMC members, $1.

Trip details

Activity region: 
Massachusetts, Boston Area
Activity: 
Walks
Hiking
Trip state: 
MA
Trip country: 
USA
Status: 
Open
Leader: 
Mike Stadelmaier

Emerald Necklace, Boston

Saturday, January 15, 2011 12:00 AM

6-mile walk including the Arnold Arboretum, Jamaica Pond, Olmsted Park, SW Corridor Park, and ending at Copley Square, from 12:15-3:15pm. Bring snack. Meet at Forest Hills T by the exit turnstiles. Call if severe weather. No dogs. Non-AMC members, $1.

Trip details

Activity region: 
Massachusetts, Boston Area
Activity: 
Walks
Hiking
Trip state: 
MA
Trip country: 
USA
Status: 
Open
Leader: 
Mike Stadelmaier

Stony Brook Reservation, West Roxbury Woods

Saturday, February 5, 2011 12:00 AM

Hike to Turtle Pond. Glacial formations and Bald Hill with views, from 1:00-4:00pm. From the junction of Washington Street, West Roxbury Parkway, and Enneking Parkway, head south on Enneking Parkway for 1.3 miles to the stop sign, then turn left and go 0.3 miles to the parking lot on the right. Storm cancels. No dogs. Non-AMC members, $1.

Trip details

Activity region: 
Massachusetts, Boston Area
Activity: 
Walks
Hiking
Trip state: 
MA
Trip country: 
USA
Status: 
Open
Leader: 
Dick Fallona

Maudslay State Park, Newburyport

Saturday, February 19, 2011 12:00 AM

6-mile walk, from 10:00am-2:00pm. Winter hiking shoes and snowshoes advised. Bring water, lunch, and something warm to drink. I-95 Exit 57 in Newburyport to Route 113W for 0.7 miles, then right on Hoyt's/Gypsy Lane to parking lot on the right at the end. $2 parking fee. No dogs. Non-AMC members, $1.

Trip details

Activity region: 
Massachusetts, Boston Area
Activity: 
Walks
Hiking
Trip state: 
MA
Trip country: 
USA
Status: 
Open
Leader: 
Charles Annesi

Wompatuck State Park, Hingham

Saturday, March 5, 2011 12:00 AM

Brisk 8-mile hike with lunch at scenic pond, 9:30am. Bring lunch, water, and sturdy footwear. Route 3 Exit 14 to Route 228N toward Hingham. Travel 4 miles to the Wompatuck sign, then right onto Free Street. Travel 1.3 miles to the Visitor Center parking lot. Storm cancels. No email after 3/4. No dogs. Non-AMC members, $1.

Trip details

Activity region: 
Massachusetts, Boston Area
Activity: 
Walks
Hiking
Trip state: 
MA
Trip country: 
USA
Status: 
Open
Leader: 
Beth Mosias

Powisset Farm, Dover

Sunday, February 27, 2011 12:00 AM

Easy walking through meadows and crop lands on 100+ acres of Trustees of Reservations historic farmland, plus parts of Hale and Noanet Woodlands. From 1:00-3:00pm. I-95/Route 128 Exit 16B to Route 109W. Follow for less than 1 mile and turn right on Dover Road. Follow for 2.5 miles, and turn left into the farm immediately after the big gray barn. Meet at the parking lot near the main barn, close to the street. No dogs. Non-AMC members, $1.

Trip details

Activity region: 
Massachusetts, Boston Area
Activity: 
Walks
Trip state: 
MA
Trip country: 
USA
Status: 
Open
Leader: 
Jean Veigas

Wachusett Mountain, Princeton

Sunday, February 20, 2011 12:00 AM

Moderate-to-strenuous 7-mile hike to an open summit with good views. Bring lunch, water, sturdy boots, and warm clothing. Some winter gear may be required. Meet at 9:00am for carpool at Lincoln RR station. I-95/Route 128 Exit 28 to Trapelo Road, travel west for 2.5 miles to the end. Turn left onto Lincoln Road and travel 1.3 miles to the RR station parking on the right before the tracks. Storm cancels. No dogs. Non-AMC members, $1.

Trip details

Activity region: 
Massachusetts, Central
Activity: 
Walks
Hiking
Trip state: 
MA
Trip country: 
USA
Status: 
Open
Leader: 
Jerry Yos

Harold Parker State Forest, North Andover

Sunday, February 20, 2011 12:00 AM

6-mile hike to quarry, Berry Pond, Sterns Pond, and other points of interest. From 10:00am-2:00pm. Mostly flat terrain with some rocky areas. Winter hiking shoes and snowshoes are advised. Bring water, lunch, and something warm to drink. I-93 Exit 41 in Wilmington to Route 125N. Travel 2.8 miles and turn right at State Police Station onto Harold Parker Road. Travel 1.4 miles to the end; the parking lot is directly in front of you. Heavy snow cancels. No dogs. Non-AMC members, $1.

Trip details

Activity region: 
Massachusetts, Boston Area
Activity: 
Walks
Hiking
Trip state: 
MA
Trip country: 
USA
Status: 
Open
Leader: 
Charles Annesi

Blue Hills, Milton

Saturday, February 12, 2011 12:00 AM

6-mile hike around Wolcott and Tucker hills with a shorter option, from 10:00am-2:30pm. Bring lunch, winter footwear, and traction devices. Meet at Houghton's Pond parking lot. I-93/Route 128 Exit 3, head north to the stop sign at Hillside Street and turn right. Travel 0.2 miles to the parking lot on the right. Storm cancels. No email after 2/11. No dogs. Non-AMC members, $1.

Trip details

Activity region: 
Massachusetts, Boston Area
Activity: 
Walks
Hiking
Trip state: 
MA
Trip country: 
USA
Status: 
Open
Leader: 
Beth Mosias

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