Calendar

Dec
8
Sat
2018
Trail Maintenance
Dec 8 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Trail Maintenance

Join us for the last trail maintenance event of the year!  We will make sure the drain structures are ready for winter, and clear away storm debris.   Meet us at 9 am at the Houghton’s Pond main parking lot, 840 Hillside St, Milton. Wear sturdy boots, long pants and work gloves and bring at least one quart of water.

In case of inclement weather, we will cancel, so please sign up for trail maintenance alerts at the bottom of our trail maintenance page.

DCR Adult Walking Club Blue Hills Holiday Gathering @ Brookwood Farm Conference Center
Dec 8 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

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. We will enjoy some indoor holiday cheer, and then take a stroll through the farm fields and woods. New walkers always welcome. Meet at Brookwood Farm Conference Center at 11 Blue Hill River Road in Canton. Parking allowed in the upper lot at the back of the property. Follow signs. For info, call 617-727-4573.

Dec
9
Sun
2018
DCR: Holiday Toy Drive & Mountain Bike Ride or Hike @ Houghton's Pond
Dec 9 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Join the DCR and the New England Mountain Bike Association for a holiday toy drive collection.  Bring a new unwrapped toy, then go on a guided or self-guided mountain bike ride or hike.  All toys will be donated to Interfaith Social Services which help families in need during the holidays. Gifts for children ages 11-16 are most needed and appreciated. Call 617-727-4573, ext. 4 for more info. Meet at Houghton’s Pond Visitor Center at 840 Hillside Street in the Blue Hills Reservation in Milton.

Registration 9 am – 11 am

Toy Drop 9:30 am – 1 pm

Dec
16
Sun
2018
DCR Adult Walking Club @ Trailside Museum NORTH parking lot
Dec 16 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Moderate walk, rugged and rocky terrain, 3 miles. Walk the green dot loop via Wolcott, Puddle and Border Paths. Meet at the Trailside Museum NORTH parking lot at 1904 Canton Avenue in Milton. For more info, call 617-727-4573, ext. 4.