Friends of the Blue Hills http://friendsofthebluehills.org Thu, 26 Feb 2015 02:46:41 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.1.1 DCR Southeastern Massachusetts Adult Walking Club http://friendsofthebluehills.org/dcr-hike-8/ http://friendsofthebluehills.org/dcr-hike-8/#comments Thu, 26 Feb 2015 02:46:41 +0000 http://friendsofthebluehills.org/?p=7199 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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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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DCR Southeastern Massachusetts Adult Walking Club http://friendsofthebluehills.org/dcr-hike-7/ http://friendsofthebluehills.org/dcr-hike-7/#comments Thu, 26 Feb 2015 02:42:28 +0000 http://friendsofthebluehills.org/?p=7198 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.

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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.

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DCR Southeastern Massachusetts Adult Walking Club http://friendsofthebluehills.org/dcr-hike-6/ http://friendsofthebluehills.org/dcr-hike-6/#comments Thu, 26 Feb 2015 02:39:04 +0000 http://friendsofthebluehills.org/?p=7197 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.

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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.

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DCR Southeastern Massachusetts Adult Walking Club http://friendsofthebluehills.org/dcr-hike-5/ http://friendsofthebluehills.org/dcr-hike-5/#comments Thu, 26 Feb 2015 02:35:45 +0000 http://friendsofthebluehills.org/?p=7196 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.

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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.

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DCR Southeastern Massachusetts Adult Walking Club http://friendsofthebluehills.org/dcr-hike-4/ http://friendsofthebluehills.org/dcr-hike-4/#comments Thu, 26 Feb 2015 02:30:32 +0000 http://friendsofthebluehills.org/?p=7195 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.

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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.

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DCR Southeastern Massachusetts Adult Walking Club http://friendsofthebluehills.org/dcr-hike-3/ http://friendsofthebluehills.org/dcr-hike-3/#comments Thu, 26 Feb 2015 02:25:51 +0000 http://friendsofthebluehills.org/?p=7194 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.

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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.

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DCR Southeastern Massachusetts Adult Walking Club http://friendsofthebluehills.org/dcr-hike-2/ http://friendsofthebluehills.org/dcr-hike-2/#comments Thu, 26 Feb 2015 02:06:12 +0000 http://friendsofthebluehills.org/?p=7192 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.

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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.

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DCR Southeastern Massachusetts Adult Walking Club http://friendsofthebluehills.org/dcr-hike/ http://friendsofthebluehills.org/dcr-hike/#comments Thu, 26 Feb 2015 01:53:16 +0000 http://friendsofthebluehills.org/?p=7191 Sunday, March 1st, 1:00 p.m.

Moderate walk, hilly terrain, 3 miles.  Wolcott Path to Wildcat Notch and return via Halfway Path.  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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Sunday, March 1st, 1:00 p.m.

Moderate walk, hilly terrain, 3 miles.  Wolcott Path to Wildcat Notch and return via Halfway Path.  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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Who will make your Chili February 26? http://friendsofthebluehills.org/chili-tasting/ http://friendsofthebluehills.org/chili-tasting/#comments Fri, 06 Feb 2015 01:16:01 +0000 http://friendsofthebluehills.org/?p=7183 You are in for a treat at the Blue Hills Winter Fest, Tuesday, February 24, from 5-8 p.m. at Blue Hills Ski Area, 4001 Washington St, Canton!

Join us for a free chili tasting from some of the best local restaurants…  tap your feet to Irish music… enjoy crafts with the kids… hike the woods at night… and get discounted rates for downhill skiing.  (See Winter Fest webpage.)

Get your taste buds in shape for these great chili makers from Chilis of Braintree, The Plate of Milton, The Fours of Quincy and Queen Anne’s of Canton.

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You are in for a treat at the Blue Hills Winter Fest, Tuesday, February 24, from 5-8 p.m. at Blue Hills Ski Area, 4001 Washington St, Canton!

Join us for a free chili tasting from some of the best local restaurants…  tap your feet to Irish music… enjoy crafts with the kids… hike the woods at night… and get discounted rates for downhill skiing.  (See Winter Fest webpage.)

Get your taste buds in shape for these great chili makers from Chilis of Braintree, The Plate of Milton, The Fours of Quincy and Queen Anne’s of Canton.

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Bill Charrier, Managing Partner at Chilis in Braintree

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Suzanne Lombardi (left) from The Plate show the ingredients for her Red Bean Pork Chili to one of the event sponsors, Beth Rooney of William Raveis Real Estate.

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Rick Sampson from Queen Anne’s in Canton

cropped The Fours from Quincy Kelli Thomas and Ed Morris

The Fours of Quincy Ed Morris and Kelli Thomas

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Warm Up at the Blue Hills Chili Fest Feb 24 http://friendsofthebluehills.org/winter_fest_2015/ http://friendsofthebluehills.org/winter_fest_2015/#comments Fri, 09 Jan 2015 03:14:01 +0000 http://friendsofthebluehills.org/?p=7155 Join us on Tuesday, February 24, from 5-8 p.m. at Blue Hills Ski Area

Join the Friends of the Blue Hills and the Blue Hills Ski Area for an evening of winter fun at Winter Fest! Come for a night hike or get your exercise on the slopes downhill skiing. Whether or not you choose the outdoor activities, there is plenty of inside fun too: you can tap your feet to the spirited Irish tunes of Songs for Ceilidh, taste chili from some of the best local restaurants, entertain the kids with crafts, and warm up to the company of [...]]]> Join us on Tuesday, February 24, from 5-8 p.m. at Blue Hills Ski Area

Join the Friends of the Blue Hills and the Blue Hills Ski Area for an evening of winter fun at Winter Fest! Come for a night hike or get your exercise on the slopes downhill skiing. Whether or not you choose the outdoor activities, there is plenty of inside fun too: you can tap your feet to the spirited Irish tunes of Songs for Ceilidh, taste chili from some of the best local restaurants, entertain the kids with crafts, and warm up to the company of old and new friends. You’ll be able to kick back with a beer from Blue Hills Brewery and purchase additional refreshments at the snack bar.

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For reduced rates for lift tickets RSVP to winterfest@FriendsoftheBlueHills.org or print this page with discount code: FBH15.  For more information, email winterfest@FriendsoftheBlueHills.org.

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