Walks

Wompatuck State Park, Hingham

Monday, October 11, 2010 12:00 AM

Brisk 8-mile hike with lunch at a scenic pond, 9:30am. Bring lunch, water, and sturdy footwear. Route 3 Exit 14, take Route 228N toward Hingham, and travel 4 miles to the Wompatuck sign. Turn right onto Free Street and go 1.3 miles to the visitor center lot. No email after 11:00am on 10/9. Rain cancels. See link below if weather is questionable. 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

Weir Hill, North Andover

Sunday, September 12, 2010 12:00 AM

Short hike to the summit of Weir Hill, Trustees of Reservations. Double drumlin with a beautiful view of Merrimack Valley. From 9:00-11:00am. Bring hiking boots, water, and snacks. I-93 to Route 125N for 7.3 miles. Left on Route 114W, and right on Route 125 for 0.2 miles. Right at lights, and travel 0.6 miles (past Stevens-Coolidge Place). Right at the fork, and travel 0.2 miles. At Old North Andover Center, stay straight for 0.1 miles, and turn left on Stevens St. Travel 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: 
Walks
Hiking
Trip state: 
MA
Trip country: 
USA
Status: 
Open
Leader: 
Richard Soo Hoo

Wollaston Beach and Marina Bay, Squantum

Sunday, September 12, 2010 12:00 AM

Fast-paced scenic 7-mile walk along Wollaston Beach and Marina Bay from 9:00am-12:00pm. Bring snack and water. I-93 Exit 8 (Quincy) to Furnace Brook Parkway. Travel 2.8 miles to a left at the light onto Quincy Shore Drive. Turn left at the first light into the parking lot. Storm cancels. No email after 9/10. No dogs. Non-AMC members, $1.

Trip details

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

Emerald Necklace, Boston

Saturday, September 18, 2010 12:00 AM

12:15-3:15pm. 6-mile walk including Arnold Arboretum, Jamaica Pond, Olmsted Park, SW Corridor Park, ending at Copley Square. Bring a snack. Meet at the Forest Hills T station by the exit turnstiles. Heavy rain 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: 
Bill McDonald

Harold Parker State Forest, North Andover

Sunday, September 19, 2010 12:00 AM

10:00am-2:00pm. 6 miles of mostly flat terrain with some rocky areas. Bring water, lunch, and hiking shoes. No dogs. I-93 Exit 41, Route 125N for 2.8 miles. Turn right at the State Police station (Harold Parker Road). 1.4 miles to the end. Parking lot directly in front. Heavy rain 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: 
Charles Annesi

Paths and Steps of Brookline

Sunday, September 19, 2010 12:00 AM

Fast-paced 3-4 mile walk, starting at 2:30pm. 13 public paths/steps of Brookline. Neither a stroll nor a history tour. Ends at Coolidge Corner around dinner time. Rain cancels. Limited to 15. Register through email only. No dogs. Non-AMC members, $1.

Trip details

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

Historic Hike and Boatside Barbecue

Tuesday, September 21, 2010 12:00 AM

T hike: walking tour of Charlestown historic houses followed by barbecue on the water. Leave from North Station (meet in park above I-93 underpass). Leave promptly at 5:45pm and walk until dark, then do barbecue dinner. Bring own food to barbecue, and own drink (some condiments, plates, cups will be provided).

Trip details

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

Mount Misery, Farrar Pond, and Adjacent Conservation Areas

Sunday, September 5, 2010 12:00 AM

8-9 miles. Meet at Lincoln RR commuter parking lot at 9:30am. From I-95/Route 128 in Waltham, take Trapelo Road west for 2.5 miles then left on Lincoln Road. Turn right just before the tracks into the RR parking lot. 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: 
Jim Loughlin

Maudsley State Park, Newburyport

Sunday, September 5, 2010 12:00 AM

10:00am. Steady-pace river walk. Sightseeing after lunch. Bring water, lunch, and proper shoes. No dogs. I-95 Exit 57 to Route 113W for 0.7 miles. Right on Hoyt's/Gypsy Lane) to the lot at the end on the right. Parking fee. No dogs. Non-AMC members, $1.

Trip details

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

World's End Reservation, Hingham

Monday, September 6, 2010 12:00 AM

Scenic 5-mile walk from 8:30-11:30am. Bring a snack and water. From Route 3 Exit 14, take Route 228N for 6.5 miles. Turn left on Route 3A for 1 mile to the rotary, and turn right on Summer Street. Go 0.5 miles to the light, and left on Martin's Lane to the entrance. Fee for parking. 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: 
Beth Mosias

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