Activities for the Forty Plus Committee

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Hike in Medford/Winchester Middlesex Fells

Sunday, October 21, 2018 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM

A 2-hour loop hike in the Middelsex Fells to Wright Tower and Panther Cave via the Lawrence Woods and Winchester Reservoir. About 5 miles, moderate pace.
Meeting point is adjacent to the NE corner of the Medford High School building. After entering the Medford High School drive, turn right, the left. The parking lot is on the right at the end of this leg of the road.

Trip details

Activity: 
Hiking
Trip state: 
MA
Trip country: 
USA
Status: 
Open
Leader: 
Ellen Stanley ellstan@comcast.net
Coleader: 
Thurman Smith (781-729-3832; Day or evening before 10 PM)
Registrar: 
Thurman Smith (781-729-3832; Day or evening before 10 PM)

Blue Hills Hike

Sunday, October 28, 2018 12:00 AM

Sunday, October 28. Blue Hills. 9 am.
8 miles. Rough terrain.
Meeting at Shea Skating Rink. 651 Willard St, Quincy, MA 02169 Bring lunch,water, trail snacks. Dress for weather/winter hat/gloves. Cancel if rain.
No registration needed.
Leader: Nelson Caraballo/617-548-8579.
Co-leader: TBA

Trip details

Activity: 
Hiking
Trip state: 
MA
Trip country: 
USA
Status: 
Open
Leader: 
Nelson Caraballo nelsonhikes@gmail.com (617-548-8579)

South Kearsarge Hike

Saturday, November 10, 2018 12:00 AM

Fall hike to South Mt. Kearsarge (elevation 2,920 ft) in the Rollins and Winslow State Parks. This is an easy paced 6 mile hike. Mount Kearsarge is on the 52 with a View hiking list as well as the NH Fire Tower Quest and New England Fifty Finest

Trip details

Activity: 
Hiking
Trip state: 
NH
Trip country: 
USA
Status: 
Open
Leader: 
Steven Dennen stevedennen@verizon.net (781-799-9623; Anytime)
Teresa Pagliuca pagliuca.t@gmail.com
Registrar: 
Steven Dennen stevedennen@verizon.net (781-799-9623; Anytime)

Annual Post-Thanksgiving Day Blue Hills Skyline Hike

Friday, November 23, 2018 12:00 AM

Walk off the Thanksgiving feast by joining us on an invigorating hike along the Skyline blue trail and on red and green trails. Approximately 6 miles. The hike is suitable for those who like to go for long walks. There is some elevation gain and some steep and rocky terrain. Bring water, snacks, and lunch, and wear sturdy boots. Pack your microspikes, just in case. Rain cancels. Meet at 10:00 am at the Houghton Pond Parking Lot (on Hillside street).

Trip details

Activity: 
Hiking
Trip state: 
MA
Trip country: 
USA
Status: 
Open
Leader: 
Maria Costantini mgccare@comcast.net
Kathy Blythe

Mt. Sunapee Hike

Sunday, December 16, 2018 12:00 AM

Leave the holiday frenzy behind! Join us on a scenic five-mile (1,500 elev. gain) round trip snowshoe to beautiful Mount Sunapee to the lodge (hot chocolate and 360 degree views). Medium pace.
On the trail at 10 and back in the Boston area in time for holiday activities and/or shopping.
L-Teresa Pagliuca, L- Kathy Blythe

Trip details

Activity: 
Hiking
Snowshoeing
Trip state: 
NH
Trip country: 
USA
Status: 
Open
Leader: 
Teresa Pagliuca pagliuca.t@gmail.com
Kathy Blythe katherineblythe@comcast.net

Zealand Hut in the Winter

Saturday, January 19, 2019 12:00 AM to Sunday, January 20, 2019 12:00 AM

Zealand hut in the Winter..
Experience the self-service hut in the winter.. Cooking our own meals ..wood stove for heat in the kitchen area, cozy unheated bunk rooms. We will hike up Zealand Road 3.8 miles to Zealand Trail, follow the river, for a total of 6.6 miles one way,.. 1,100 feet of elelvation. (Fee) (L) pagliuca.t@gmail.com, (L) stevedennen@verizon.net

Trip details

Activity: 
Snowshoeing
Trip state: 
NH
Trip country: 
USA
Status: 
Open
Leader: 
Steven Dennen stevedennen@gmail.com (781-799-9623; Before 9:00pm)
Teresa Pagliuca pagliuca.t@gmail.com
Registrar: 
Steven Dennen stevedennen@gmail.com (781-799-9623; Before 9:00 pm)

Winter Weekend Joe Dodge Lodge 2019

Friday, January 25, 2019 12:00 AM to Sunday, January 27, 2019 12:00 AM

Winter Weekend - Joe Dodge Lodge Jan. 25-27 2019. Start the year off enjoying Hiking and/or xcountry skiing 2-nights at Joe Dodge Lodge, NH includes 2-Breakfast- 2-Dinners and Happy Hours.
Contact pagliuca.t@gmail.com for more info and registration forms.
Room cost per night per person from $86.00 (depending on room selection)
Additional AMC administrative fee-$25.00 - Payable with registration form.

Trip details

Activity: 
Hiking
Skiing - Cross-Country (Nordic)
Snowshoeing
Trip state: 
NH
Trip country: 
USA
Status: 
Open
Leader: 
Teresa Pagliuca pagliuca.t@gmail.com