Walks

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Revere Beachcombing

Sunday, November 21, 2010 12:00 AM

Winter walk along Revere Beach from 2:30-4:30pm. Meet outside Wonderland T station at the end of the Blue Line. Route 16 or Route 60E to Route 1A, Revere, then Route 1A north 0.6 miles to T parking lot on the right, opposite the dog track. Bad weather cancels. No dogs. Non-AMC members, $1.

Trip details

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

Nashoba Brook Watershed (B3C)

Sunday, November 21, 2010 12:00 AM

5-6 miles. Explore Audubon and other conservation lands including eskers, ponds, and woodland trails with stop for lunch overlooking a picturesque pond. Meet at 9:30am, Audubon trailhead immediately off Route 225, opposite Banbury Road in Westford (extra parking on Banbury), 12 miles west of Route 128 on Route 225, 7 miles west of Carlisle center on Route 225. No dogs. Non-AMC members, $1.

Trip details

Activity region: 
Massachusetts, Boston Area
Activity: 
Hiking
Walks
Trip state: 
MA
Trip country: 
USA
Status: 
Open
Leader: 
Gail Ferreira
Coleader: 
Mike McIlrath

Weir Hill (Trustees of Reservations), North Andover

Saturday, November 20, 2010 12:00 AM

Short hike to summit of Weir Hill, a Trustees of Reservations property with a beautiful view of Merrimack Valley. 9:00-11:00am. Bring hiking boots, water, and snacks. I-93 Exit 41 onto Route 125N. Travel 7.3 miles and turn left onto Route 114W. Go 0.2 miles and turn right, following Route 125. Go another 0.2 miles, then turn right at the lights onto Andover Street. Travel 0.6 miles (past Stevens-Coolidge Place), bear right at the fork, and go 0.2 miles to Old North Andover Center. Go straight across rotary, then go 0.1 miles, and turn left onto Stevens Street.

Trip details

Activity region: 
Massachusetts, Boston Area
Activity: 
Hiking
Walks
Trip state: 
MA
Trip country: 
USA
Status: 
Open
Leader: 
Richard Soo Hoo

Weir Hill, North Andover

Saturday, November 20, 2010 12:00 AM

Short hike to the summit of Weir Hill, Trustees of Reservations double drumlin with beautiful views of Merrimack Valley. 9:00-11:00am. Bring water, snacks, and hiking boots. From I-93, take Route 125N for 7.3 miles, then turn left on Route 114W. Turn right on Route 125 and go 0.2 miles, then turn right at the lights and go 0.6 miles (past Stevens-Coolidge Place). Turn right at the fork and go 0.2 miles. At Old North Andover Center, stay straight and go 0.1 miles. Turn left on Stevens Street and go 0.8 miles to the entrance on the right. Storm cancels. No dogs. Non-AMC members, $1.

Trip details

Activity region: 
Massachusetts, Boston Area
Activity: 
Hiking
Walks
Trip state: 
MA
Trip country: 
USA
Status: 
Open
Leader: 
Richard Soo Hoo

Historic Streets of Boston

Friday, November 19, 2010 12:00 AM

Leisurely 4-mile walk through Back Bay, the South End, and Beacon Hill, from 6:30-8:45pm. Meet outside the Park Street T station, at the wall abutting Park Street. Ends at Charles/MGH T Stationn. Options to leave early near Arlington and Park Street T Stations. Storm cancels. No dogs. Non-AMC members, $1.

Trip details

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

Walking Tour of Nahant

Sunday, November 14, 2010 12:00 AM

Enjoy harbor views and rocky coastline. Approximately 5 miles of leisurely walking through resort town. Route 114 to Route 1A through Nahant rotary, then continue on the causeway to Long Beach. Meet at 1:00pm, in front of Tides Restaurant on the left. Park in nearby beach lot (no fee). Heavy rain cancels. Insert coordinates N 42.43641 W 70.93709 into Acme Mapper (link below) and adjust view.

Trip details

Activity region: 
Massachusetts, Boston Area
Activity: 
Walks
Hiking
Trip state: 
MA
Trip country: 
USA
Status: 
Open
Leader: 
Mary Ellen Delaney
Coleader: 
Richard Waters

Blue Hills, Milton

Saturday, November 13, 2010 12:00 AM

Moderate-to-strenuous 8-mile hike. Start at 9:30am. Meet at Houghton's Pond parking lot. I-93/Route 128 Exit 3, head north to the stop sign at Hillside Street, then right 0.2 miles to the lot on the right. Bring lunch. Rain 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: 
Leslie Greer

Blue Hills Hike

Sunday, November 14, 2010 12:00 AM

Hike 7 miles on a variety of trails (some steep) including Skyline Trail, from 10:00am-4:00pm. Meet at Houghton's Pond parking lot. I-93/Route 128 Exit 3; north to the stop sign at Hillside Street and turn right. Travel 0.2 miles to the lot on the right. Joint with Friends of the Blue Hills. No dogs. Non-AMC members, $1.

Trip details

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

Middlesex Fells, Winchester, MA

Saturday, November 13, 2010 12:00 AM

Slow-paced nature walk to Long Pond, focusing on evergreens and other easily recognizable plants of winter, plus fun natural history. 1:00-4:00pm. I-93 Exit 33 (Route 28, Fellsway West, Winchester). Go around rotary to South Border Road, Winchester, then about 2 miles to the Long Pond parking lot on the right (opposite 532 South Border Road). No dogs. Non-AMC members, $1.

Trip details

Activity region: 
Massachusetts, Boston Area
Activity: 
Walks
Instruction (Skills)
Trip state: 
MA
Trip country: 
USA
Status: 
Open
Leader: 
Boot Boutwell

Bradley Palmer State Park, Topsfield

Sunday, November 7, 2010 12:00 AM

Enjoy beautiful 2-hour hike in park and along Ipswich River. Meet at 1:30pm. Route 128N to I-95N to Route 1. Follow Route 1, past Topsfield Fairgrounds. Go to second traffic light, bear right at Dunkin Donuts onto Ipswich Road. Proceed 1.5 miles to Asbury Street, bear right, go to park entrance through stone pillars. Meet in parking lot. Heavy rain cancels. Map REF: Insert N 42.65288 W 70.91119 into website and adjust view.

Trip details

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

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