Events

Dec. 10, 2016 -  DCR Walking Club Holiday Gathering Open House

Saturday, December 10th,  1 – 2:30 pm

DCR Walking Club Holiday Gathering Open House

Meet at Brookwood Farm Conference Center at 11 Blue Hill River Road in Canton.

Join us as we celebrate the holiday season at scenic Brookwood Farm. Hot beverages will be provided.

Bring a holiday treat to share, if you like. Stroll through the fields and woodlands with friends or share some indoor holiday cheer.

New walkers welcome.

Dec. 17, 2016 -  DCR Southeastern Massachusetts Adult Walking Club

Saturday, December 17th,  1 pm

Moderate walk, some hills. Walk a 4 mile loop around Ponkapoag Pond on the green dot trail.

Meet at the Ponkapoag Golf Course parking lot at 2167 Washington St. in Canton.

Things to know before you go:

  • Wear sturdy footgear and consider walking poles and ice cleats
  • Carry drinking water
  • We will hike unless the weather  creates unsafe conditions
  • If weather conditions are questionable or for other concerns, please call 508-866-2580, ext 165

Jan. 1, 2017 -  First Day Hikes 2017

Sunday, January 1

First Day Hikes 2017

Trailside Museum Wildlife from noon to 1 pm

Hot cocoa & snacks (no soup) for sale by Venture Scouting

Three DCR Ranger-led Hikes of 1 to 2.5 miles begin at 1 pm

Meet at the Houghton’s Pond main parking lot at 840 Hillside Street in Milton.

This annual event is very popular and parking is limited. Arrive early. Allow 20-30 minutes for parking and event access.

Join the tradition and celebrate New Year’s Day in the Blue Hills. From noon to 1 pm, visit with Trailside Museum live wildlife, purchase a cup of […]

Jan. 14, 2017 -  DCR Southeastern Massachusetts Adult Walking Club

Saturday, January 14th,  1 pm

Moderate walk, hilly terrain, 3.5 miles. Walk the St. Moritz green dot loop.

Meet at the Shea Rink parking lot at 651 Willard Street in Quincy.

Things to know before you go:

  • Wear sturdy footgear and consider walking poles and ice cleats
  • Carry drinking water
  • We will hike unless the weather  creates unsafe conditions
  • If weather conditions are questionable or for other concerns, please call 508-866-2580, ext 165

Feb. 11, 2017 -  DCR Southeastern Massachusetts Adult Walking Club

Saturday, February 11th,  1 pm

Moderate walk, hilly terrain, 3 miles. Wolcott Path to Wildcat Notch and return via Halfway Path.

Meet at the Blue Hills Headquarters staff parking lot at 695 Hillside St. in Milton.

Things to know before you go:

  • Wear sturdy footgear and consider walking poles and ice cleats
  • Carry drinking water
  • We will hike unless the weather  creates unsafe conditions
  • If weather conditions are questionable or for other concerns, please call 508-866-2580, ext 165

Feb. 25, 2017 -  DCR Southeastern Massachusetts Adult Walking Club

Saturday, February 25th,  1 pm

Moderate walk, with some hills, 2.5 miles.

Walk around Tucker Hill on the green dot trail.

Meet at the Houghton’s Pond main parking lot at 840 Hillside St. in Milton.

Things to know before you go:

  • Wear sturdy footgear and consider walking poles and ice cleats
  • Carry drinking water
  • We will hike unless the weather  creates unsafe conditions
  • If weather conditions are questionable or for other concerns, please call 508-866-2580, ext 165
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