Friends of the Blue Hills http://friendsofthebluehills.org Thu, 11 Feb 2016 18:19:40 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.1.10 Trail Maintenance http://friendsofthebluehills.org/trail-maintenance-10/ http://friendsofthebluehills.org/trail-maintenance-10/#comments Thu, 11 Feb 2016 18:19:40 +0000 http://friendsofthebluehills.org/?p=7754 Saturday, Dec 3rd,  9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Join the Friends of the Blue Hills to help clear the trails!  We will show you how to dig the dirt and move rocks to keep the water off the trails.  You could also cut branches that block the paths.  No experience necessary.  Events run about four hours, followed by a hearty lunch.  Wear sturdy boots, long pants and work gloves.  We suggest you bring at least one quart of water.  You may also want to consider bringing sunscreen and bug spray.  Meet us at 9 am at the Houghton’s Pond main parking [...]]]> Saturday, Dec 3rd,  9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Join the Friends of the Blue Hills to help clear the trails!  We will show you how to dig the dirt and move rocks to keep the water off the trails.  You could also cut branches that block the paths.  No experience necessary.  Events run about four hours, followed by a hearty lunch.  Wear sturdy boots, long pants and work gloves.  We suggest you bring at least one quart of water.  You may also want to consider bringing sunscreen and bug spray.  Meet us at 9 am at the Houghton’s Pond main parking lot on Hillside Street in Milton.  Questions?  Email trailwork@FriendsoftheBlueHills.org.

We would love to work with your youth or corporate group. Please contact us at trailwork@FriendsoftheBlueHills.org.

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Trail Maintenance http://friendsofthebluehills.org/trail-maintenance-8/ http://friendsofthebluehills.org/trail-maintenance-8/#comments Thu, 11 Feb 2016 18:17:02 +0000 http://friendsofthebluehills.org/?p=7753 Saturday, Nov 5th,  9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Join the Friends of the Blue Hills to help clear the trails!  We will show you how to dig the dirt and move rocks to keep the water off the trails.  You could also cut branches that block the paths.  No experience necessary.  Events run about four hours, followed by a hearty lunch.  Wear sturdy boots, long pants and work gloves.  We suggest you bring at least one quart of water.  You may also want to consider bringing sunscreen and bug spray.  Meet us at 9 am at the Houghton’s Pond main parking [...]]]> Saturday, Nov 5th,  9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Join the Friends of the Blue Hills to help clear the trails!  We will show you how to dig the dirt and move rocks to keep the water off the trails.  You could also cut branches that block the paths.  No experience necessary.  Events run about four hours, followed by a hearty lunch.  Wear sturdy boots, long pants and work gloves.  We suggest you bring at least one quart of water.  You may also want to consider bringing sunscreen and bug spray.  Meet us at 9 am at the Houghton’s Pond main parking lot on Hillside Street in Milton.  Questions?  Email trailwork@FriendsoftheBlueHills.org.

We would love to work with your youth or corporate group. Please contact us at trailwork@FriendsoftheBlueHills.org.

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Trail Maintenance http://friendsofthebluehills.org/trail-maintenance-7/ http://friendsofthebluehills.org/trail-maintenance-7/#comments Thu, 11 Feb 2016 18:15:17 +0000 http://friendsofthebluehills.org/?p=7752 Saturday, Oct 15th,  9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Join the Friends of the Blue Hills to help clear the trails!  We will show you how to dig the dirt and move rocks to keep the water off the trails.  You could also cut branches that block the paths.  No experience necessary.  Events run about four hours, followed by a hearty lunch.  Wear sturdy boots, long pants and work gloves.  We suggest you bring at least one quart of water.  You may also want to consider bringing sunscreen and bug spray.  Meet us at 9 am at the Houghton’s Pond main [...]]]> Saturday, Oct 15th,  9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Join the Friends of the Blue Hills to help clear the trails!  We will show you how to dig the dirt and move rocks to keep the water off the trails.  You could also cut branches that block the paths.  No experience necessary.  Events run about four hours, followed by a hearty lunch.  Wear sturdy boots, long pants and work gloves.  We suggest you bring at least one quart of water.  You may also want to consider bringing sunscreen and bug spray.  Meet us at 9 am at the Houghton’s Pond main parking lot on Hillside Street in Milton.  Questions?  Email trailwork@FriendsoftheBlueHills.org.

We would love to work with your youth or corporate group. Please contact us at trailwork@FriendsoftheBlueHills.org.

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Trail Maintenance http://friendsofthebluehills.org/trail-maintenance-6/ http://friendsofthebluehills.org/trail-maintenance-6/#comments Thu, 11 Feb 2016 18:13:33 +0000 http://friendsofthebluehills.org/?p=7751 Saturday, Sept 10th,  9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Join the Friends of the Blue Hills to help clear the trails!  We will show you how to dig the dirt and move rocks to keep the water off the trails.  You could also cut branches that block the paths.  No experience necessary.  Events run about four hours, followed by a hearty lunch.  Wear sturdy boots, long pants and work gloves.  We suggest you bring at least one quart of water.  You may also want to consider bringing sunscreen and bug spray.  Meet us at 9 am at the Houghton’s Pond main [...]]]> Saturday, Sept 10th,  9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Join the Friends of the Blue Hills to help clear the trails!  We will show you how to dig the dirt and move rocks to keep the water off the trails.  You could also cut branches that block the paths.  No experience necessary.  Events run about four hours, followed by a hearty lunch.  Wear sturdy boots, long pants and work gloves.  We suggest you bring at least one quart of water.  You may also want to consider bringing sunscreen and bug spray.  Meet us at 9 am at the Houghton’s Pond main parking lot on Hillside Street in Milton.  Questions?  Email trailwork@FriendsoftheBlueHills.org.

We would love to work with your youth or corporate group. Please contact us at trailwork@FriendsoftheBlueHills.org.

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Trail Maintenance http://friendsofthebluehills.org/trail-maintenance-5/ http://friendsofthebluehills.org/trail-maintenance-5/#comments Thu, 11 Feb 2016 18:11:25 +0000 http://friendsofthebluehills.org/?p=7750 Saturday, August 6th,  9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Join the Friends of the Blue Hills to help clear the trails!  We will show you how to dig the dirt and move rocks to keep the water off the trails.  You could also cut branches that block the paths.  No experience necessary.  Events run about four hours, followed by a hearty lunch.  Wear sturdy boots, long pants and work gloves.  We suggest you bring at least one quart of water.  You may also want to consider bringing sunscreen and bug spray.  Meet us at 9 am at the Houghton’s Pond main parking [...]]]> Saturday, August 6th,  9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Join the Friends of the Blue Hills to help clear the trails!  We will show you how to dig the dirt and move rocks to keep the water off the trails.  You could also cut branches that block the paths.  No experience necessary.  Events run about four hours, followed by a hearty lunch.  Wear sturdy boots, long pants and work gloves.  We suggest you bring at least one quart of water.  You may also want to consider bringing sunscreen and bug spray.  Meet us at 9 am at the Houghton’s Pond main parking lot on Hillside Street in Milton.  Questions?  Email trailwork@FriendsoftheBlueHills.org.

We would love to work with your youth or corporate group. Please contact us at trailwork@FriendsoftheBlueHills.org.

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Trail Maintenance http://friendsofthebluehills.org/trail-maintenance-3/ http://friendsofthebluehills.org/trail-maintenance-3/#comments Thu, 11 Feb 2016 18:09:10 +0000 http://friendsofthebluehills.org/?p=7749 Saturday, July 9th,  9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Join the Friends of the Blue Hills to help clear the trails!  We will show you how to dig the dirt and move rocks to keep the water off the trails.  You could also cut branches that block the paths.  No experience necessary.  Events run about four hours, followed by a hearty lunch.  Wear sturdy boots, long pants and work gloves.  We suggest you bring at least one quart of water.  You may also want to consider bringing sunscreen and bug spray.  Meet us at 9 am at the Houghton’s Pond main [...]]]> Saturday, July 9th,  9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Join the Friends of the Blue Hills to help clear the trails!  We will show you how to dig the dirt and move rocks to keep the water off the trails.  You could also cut branches that block the paths.  No experience necessary.  Events run about four hours, followed by a hearty lunch.  Wear sturdy boots, long pants and work gloves.  We suggest you bring at least one quart of water.  You may also want to consider bringing sunscreen and bug spray.  Meet us at 9 am at the Houghton’s Pond main parking lot on Hillside Street in Milton.  Questions?  Email trailwork@FriendsoftheBlueHills.org.

We would love to work with your youth or corporate group. Please contact us at trailwork@FriendsoftheBlueHills.org.

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Trail Maintenance – National Trails Day http://friendsofthebluehills.org/trail-maintenance-4/ http://friendsofthebluehills.org/trail-maintenance-4/#comments Thu, 11 Feb 2016 18:03:16 +0000 http://friendsofthebluehills.org/?p=7746 Saturday, June 4th, (National Trails Day), 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Join the Friends of the Blue Hills to help clear the trails!  We will show you how to dig the dirt and move rocks to keep the water off the trails.  You could also cut branches that block the paths.  No experience necessary.  Events run about four hours, followed by a hearty lunch.  Wear sturdy boots, long pants and work gloves.  We suggest you bring at least one quart of water.  You may also want to consider bringing sunscreen and bug spray.  Meet us at 9 am at the [...]]]> Saturday, June 4th, (National Trails Day), 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Join the Friends of the Blue Hills to help clear the trails!  We will show you how to dig the dirt and move rocks to keep the water off the trails.  You could also cut branches that block the paths.  No experience necessary.  Events run about four hours, followed by a hearty lunch.  Wear sturdy boots, long pants and work gloves.  We suggest you bring at least one quart of water.  You may also want to consider bringing sunscreen and bug spray.  Meet us at 9 am at the Houghton’s Pond main parking lot on Hillside Street in Milton.  Questions?  Email trailwork@FriendsoftheBlueHills.org.

We would love to work with your youth or corporate group. Please contact us at trailwork@FriendsoftheBlueHills.org.

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Trail Maintenance http://friendsofthebluehills.org/trail-maintenance-2/ http://friendsofthebluehills.org/trail-maintenance-2/#comments Thu, 11 Feb 2016 17:59:03 +0000 http://friendsofthebluehills.org/?p=7745 Saturday, May 14th,  9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Join the Friends of the Blue Hills to help clear the trails!  We will show you how to dig the dirt and move rocks to keep the water off the trails.  You could also cut branches that block the paths.  No experience necessary.  Event runs about four hours, followed by a hearty lunch.  Wear sturdy boots, long pants and work gloves.  We suggest you bring at least one quart of water.  You may also want to consider bringing sunscreen and bug spray.  Meet us at 9 am at the Houghton’s Pond main [...]]]> Saturday, May 14th,  9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Join the Friends of the Blue Hills to help clear the trails!  We will show you how to dig the dirt and move rocks to keep the water off the trails.  You could also cut branches that block the paths.  No experience necessary.  Event runs about four hours, followed by a hearty lunch.  Wear sturdy boots, long pants and work gloves.  We suggest you bring at least one quart of water.  You may also want to consider bringing sunscreen and bug spray.  Meet us at 9 am at the Houghton’s Pond main parking lot on Hillside Street in Milton.  Questions?  Email trailwork@FriendsoftheBlueHills.org.

We would love to work with your youth or corporate group. Please contact us at trailwork@FriendsoftheBlueHills.org.

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Trail Maintenance – DCR Park Serve Day http://friendsofthebluehills.org/trail-maintenance/ http://friendsofthebluehills.org/trail-maintenance/#comments Thu, 11 Feb 2016 17:54:11 +0000 http://friendsofthebluehills.org/?p=7744 Saturday, April 30 (Part of DCR’s Park Serve Day), 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Join the Friends of the Blue Hills to help clear the trails!  We will show you how to dig the dirt and move rocks to keep the water off the trails.  You could also cut branches that block the paths.  No experience necessary.  Events run about four hours, followed by a hearty lunch.  Wear sturdy boots, long pants and work gloves.  We suggest you bring at least one quart of water.  You may also want to consider bringing sunscreen and bug spray.  Meet us at 9 [...]]]> Saturday, April 30 (Part of DCR’s Park Serve Day), 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Join the Friends of the Blue Hills to help clear the trails!  We will show you how to dig the dirt and move rocks to keep the water off the trails.  You could also cut branches that block the paths.  No experience necessary.  Events run about four hours, followed by a hearty lunch.  Wear sturdy boots, long pants and work gloves.  We suggest you bring at least one quart of water.  You may also want to consider bringing sunscreen and bug spray.  Meet us at 9 am at the Houghton’s Pond main parking lot on Hillside Street in Milton. Questions? Email trailwork@FriendsoftheBlueHills.org.

We would love to work with your youth or corporate group. Please contact us at trailwork@FriendsoftheBlueHills.org.

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Be a Winter Wildlife Detective with DCR http://friendsofthebluehills.org/winter-break-activity/ http://friendsofthebluehills.org/winter-break-activity/#comments Mon, 08 Feb 2016 00:48:31 +0000 http://friendsofthebluehills.org/?p=7741 Be a Winter Wildlife Detective with a DCR Ranger Houghton’s Pond main parking lot, 840 Hillside Street, Milton Friday, February 19, 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Put on your detective hat as you search for clues of animal activity. Where do animals go in the winter? Join a DCR Ranger as we look for tracks and other animal signs on this 1-mile winter wildlife safari. Ages 8 and up. Please dress for weather. Meet at the kiosk at the Houghton’s Pond main parking lot. For more information, please call the park at (617) 698-1802.

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Be a Winter Wildlife Detective with a DCR Ranger
Houghton’s Pond main parking lot, 840 Hillside Street, Milton
Friday, February 19, 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Put on your detective hat as you search for clues of animal activity. Where do animals go in the winter? Join a DCR Ranger as we look for tracks and other animal signs on this 1-mile winter wildlife safari. Ages 8 and up. Please dress for weather. Meet at the kiosk at the Houghton’s Pond main parking lot. For more information, please call the park at (617) 698-1802.

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