Boston Family Outings Houghton's Pond Day Hikes & BBQ, Blue Hills Reservation, Milton, MA

Trip dates: Sunday, June 11, 2017 9:30 AM to 12:45 PM

Join AMC families (and new and prospective families) at Houghton Pond for hikes, grilled burgers and dogs, and a Trailside Museum Naturalist presentation with live animals.. Meet leaders and learn about Boston Family Outings. Hikes start at 9:30 am. BBQ at 11:30 am. Naturalist at noon.

Multiple hikes planned for all ages and abilities:
9:30 a.m. Longer "Advanced" Hike (2 hours)
10:00 a.m. Shorter "Medium" Hike (1 hour)
10:30 a.m. Younger Kids Nature Exploration (1 hour)
11:00 a.m. Walk around the Pond (½ hour)

We provide grilled hot dogs, hamburgers and a vegie alternative. Participants are asked to contribute pot luck side dishes or desserts. Bring the kids and friends for a fun day at the nearby Blue Hills Reservation. Registered participants will be updated details and directions. Swimming afterward in the pond at your own discretion.

Free event open to AMC members and non-members alike. Registration requested at "Register Now" tab below or at this link https://goo.gl/forms/kB6dNUNJ2ySBmUGS2, or email Leader Renee Spring with questions. spring3renee@yahoo.com

Testimonials

  • "A very fun festive time. Something for everyone"
  • "Great presentation by the Audubon's Trailside Museum!"

Trip details

Trip region: 
Massachusetts, Boston Area
Trip state: 
MA
Leader: 
Lisa Renee Spring spring3renee@yahoo.com
David Powell davidfreds@beld.net (781-858-5546; NCA 9.00)
Jeanne Blauner jablauner@comcast.net (978-202-5606)
Trip location: 
Houghton's Pond Picnic area, 840 Hillside St., Milton, MA
Keywords: 
AMC Boston Family Outings, Fishing, Fun, Kids, Outdoors Houghton Pond, Blue Hills Milton, MA
Status: 
Open
AMC Destination: 
Ponkapoag Camp
Trip country: 
USA
Trip difficulty: 
Easy

Audiences

Families

Registration

Registration required: 
Yes

Fees

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Special types

First timers: 
Yes
New members: 
Yes
Creation date: 
2017-02-09 21:41:37.0
Last updated: 
2017-05-30 16:05:37.173