LETS HIKE CLEVELAND FARM STATE FOREST/BOXFORD MA

Trip dates: Sunday, March 24, 2019 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM

We'll enjoy an early spring hike in Cleveland Farm State Forest Hike. The hike will begin at 1 pm at the pull off area near trail marker 85 in Boxford MA. We'll hike along a section of the Bay Circuit Trail along eskers formed by glacial activity. Both Spring Peepers and Wood Frogs are breeding now, and we should have the chance to hear their calls from nearby wetlands. Skunk cabbage and bloodroot are close to bloom. From I-95 take exit 53A (Rte. 97 east) towards Topsfield, after exiting ramp take immediate left onto Rowley Road, and follow for 1.1 mi. to pull off parking area on left.

Directions:

From I-95 take exit 53A (Rte. 97 east) towards Topsfield, After exiting the ramp take an immediate left onto Rowley Road, and follow for 1.1 mi. to pkg. area on left.

Trip details

Activity: 
Trip region: 
Massachusetts, Boston Area
Trip state: 
MA
Leader: 
Richard Lombard rllombard2@gmail.com (978-394-9619)
Coleader: 
Richard lombard
Trip location: 
Boxford MA
Keywords: 
Cleveland Farm State Forest, Willowdale State Forest, Bay Circuit Trial, Massachusetts Department of Recreation and Conservation
Status: 
Open
Trip country: 
USA
Trip difficulty: 
Moderate about 4 miles of hiking

Audiences

Adults (18+)
Run until filled: 
No

Registration

Registration required: 
No

Fees

$0.00
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$0.00
$0.00
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$0.00

Special types

Happenings: 
No
X Happenings: 
No
Volunteer: 
No
Instruction: 
No
First timers: 
Yes
Conservation: 
No
New members: 
Yes
Advance notice: 
No
Special notice: 
No
Creation date: 
2019-03-21 12:01:14.0
Last updated: 
2019-03-21 12:01:14.0