Events

Mar. 7, 2015 -  DCR Southeastern Massachusetts Adult Walking Club

Saturday, March 7th,  1:00 p.m.

Moderate walk, with some hills, 2+ 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.

This is a DCR lead hike.  For more information, please email Tom.Bender@state.ma.us or call (508) 866-2580 ext 165.

Mar. 7, 2015 -  Houghton Section Hike

Saturday, March 7th, 10:00 am – Houghton Section Hike

FBH joint hike with AMC. 7-mile hike on a variety of trails with several views and lunch atop Buck Hill. 5 hours. Meet at Houghton’s Pond lot. Leader: Steve Olanoff, 781-326-6585.

Mar. 21, 2015 -  DCR Southeastern Massachusetts Adult Walking Club

Saturday, March 21st,  1:00 p.m.

Moderate walk, hilly terrain, 2+ miles.  Wolcott Path, Hemenway Hill Path, return via Breakneck Ledge.  Meet at the Blue Hills Headquarters staff parking lot at 695 Hillside St. in Milton.

This is a DCR lead hike.  For more information, please email Tom.Bender@state.ma.us or call (508) 866-2580 ext 165.

Mar. 28, 2015 -  Blue Hills Bird Walk

Saturday, March 28, 8:00 am – Blue Hills Bird Walk

FBH joint walk with Brookline Bird Club. Several short hikes, each about one mile, the first of which is steep, to look for early spring migrants. Beginners are welcome. Bring binoculars and bird book. 4.5 hours. Meet at the small parking lot on Chickatawbut Road just off Randolph Ave. Leader: Steve Olanoff, 781-326-6585.

Mar. 28, 2015 -  Woodcock Walk in Fowl Meadow

Saturday Evening, March 28, 6:00 pm – Woodcock Walk in Fowl Meadow

FBH joint walk with Brookline Bird Club. Hike 1 mile to witness the spring mating flight of the American Woodcock. Bring binoculars. 2 hours. Meet at Paul’s Bridge parking lot on Neponset Valley Pkwy. Leader: Steve Olanoff, 781-326-6585.

Apr. 12, 2015 -  DCR Southeastern Massachusetts Adult Walking Club

Sunday, April 12th,  1:00 p.m.

Moderate walk, hilly terrain, 3.5 miles.  Wolcott Path to Breakneck Ledge to Chestnut Run and Border Path, return via Wildcat Notch and Coon Hollow.  Meet at the Houghton’s Pond main parking lot at 840 Hillside St. in Milton.

This is a DCR lead hike.  For more information, please email Tom.Bender@state.ma.us or call (508) 866-2580 ext 165.

Apr. 18, 2015 -  DCR Southeastern Massachusetts Adult Walking Club

Saturday, April 18th,  1:00 p.m.

Moderate walk, some hilly terrain, 3+ miles.  Walk from St. Moritz Pond to Sawcut Notch, return on Crags Foot Path.  Meet at the Shea Rink parking lot at 651 Willard St. in Quincy.

This is a DCR lead hike.  For more information, please email Tom.Bender@state.ma.us or call (508) 866-2580 ext 165.

Apr. 26, 2015 -  DCR Southeastern Massachusetts Adult Walking Club

Sunday, April 26th,  1:00 p.m.

Moderate walk, some hills, 4 miles.  Old Rte. 128 to Beech Hollow and Doe Hollow.  Return via the green dot trail.  Meet at the Houghton’s Pond main parking lot at 840 Hillside St. in Milton.

This is a DCR lead hike.  For more information, please email Tom.Bender@state.ma.us or call (508) 866-2580 ext 165.

May. 17, 2015 -  DCR Southeastern Massachusetts Adult Walking Club

Sunday, May 17th,  1:00 p.m.

Moderate walk, hilly terrain, 3 miles.  Headquarters Path to Doe Hollow Path and return via Bugbee Path.  Meet at the Houghton’s Pond main parking lot on 840 Hillside St. in Milton.

This is a DCR lead hike.  For more information, please email Tom.Bender@state.ma.us or call (508) 866-2580 ext 165.

May. 31, 2015 -  DCR Southeastern Massachusetts Adult Walking Club

Sunday, May 31st,  1:00 p.m.

Easy walk, 2 miles.  Loop around Houghton’s Pond and Old Rte. 128.  Meet at the Houghton’s Pond main parking lot at 840 Hillside St. in Milton.

This is a DCR lead hike.  For more information, please email Tom.Bender@state.ma.us or call (508) 866-2580 ext 165.

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