Western/Southern Middlesex Fells and Brooks Estate, Medford

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Trip dates: Saturday, March 7, 2020 9:45 AM to 2:15 PM

Fast-paced, scenic 8-mi. hike to remote parts of the Western and Southern Fells, the Brooks Estate, and Brooks Pond. Bring lunch, water, and snacks, and hiking poles. Wear sturdy foot gear.
Directions from North: Rte. 93 S to exit 35. At stop sign, go L under highway. At next stop sign go R. At first set of lights turn R onto Rte. 28. Turn R into Sheepfold entrance.
Directions from South: Rte. 93 N to exit 33 (Rte. 28). Sheepfold entrance is 2 miles up on the L. Park at lot overlooking field. (GPS Coordinates: 42.4533269,-71.1067986) Snow/Rain cancels. No dogs.

Directions:

Rte. 93 S to exit 35. At stop sign, go L under highway. At next stop sign go R. At first set of lights turn R onto Rte. 28. Turn R into Sheepfold entrance. Rte. 93 N to exit 33 (Rte. 28). Sheepfold entrance is 2 miles up on the L. Park at lot overlooking

Trip details

Activity: 
Trip region: 
Massachusetts, Boston Area
Trip state: 
MA
Leader: 
Marc Hurwitz hiddenboston@yahoo.com
Trip location: 
Middlesex Fells, Medford
Keywords: 
Medford, Boston, Hike, Middlesex Fells, Winchester
Status: 
Open
AMC Destination: 
AMC Boston Office
Trip country: 
USA
Trip difficulty: 
Moderate

Audiences

Adults (18+)
Run until filled: 
No

Registration

Registration required: 
No

Fees

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$0.00
$0.00
$0.00
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$0.00

Special types

Happenings: 
No
X Happenings: 
No
Volunteer: 
No
Instruction: 
No
First timers: 
No
Conservation: 
No
New members: 
No
Advance notice: 
No
Special notice: 
No
Creation date: 
2020-03-03 13:20:36.0
Last updated: 
2020-03-04 08:29:48.877