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Feb
23
Sun
2020
DCR Adult Walking Club @ Houghton's Pond main parking lot
Feb 23 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Walks will be led by a park ranger or a Walking Club volunteer leader. This club is open to people of 16 years of age and older, and there is no fee to join.

Moderate walk, hilly terrain, 3+ miles. Wolcott Path to Wildcat Notch and return via Five Corners. Meet at Houghton’s Pond main parking lot at 840 Hillside Street. For info, call 617-698-1802 x 4.

Things to know before you go

  • Carry drinking water on all hikes
  • Wear sturdy footgear and consider walking poles and ice cleats
  • Dress in layers and avoid cotton clothing. Hat and gloves recommended.
  • We will hike unless the weather creates unsafe conditions

If weather conditions are questionable, please call the park directly for updates.

Feb
25
Tue
2020
Blue Hills Winter Fest @ Blue Hills Ski Area
Feb 25 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Blue Hills Winter Fest @ Blue Hills Ski Area | Canton | Massachusetts | United States
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, purchase some of Trillium Brewing Company’s latest concoctions, entertain the kids with crafts, and warm up in front of a blazing fire while enjoying the company of old and new friends.
 
Blue Hills Ski Area will be offering discounted ski tickets for the night. If you are planning to ski, print the homepage of our website or the FBH Facebook page and bring it to the event.
For more information, email info@FriendsoftheBlueHills.org.

Feb
29
Sat
2020
DCR Adult Walking Club @ Ponkapoag Golf Course parking lot
Feb 29 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Walks will be led by a park ranger or a Walking Club volunteer leader. This club is open to people of 16 years of age and older, and there is no fee to join.

Moderate walk, some hills. Walk a 3-mile route along the edge of Ponkapoag Pond and the golf course. Meet at the Ponkapoag Golf Course parking lot at 2167 Washington St. in Canton. For info, call 617-698-1802 x 4.

Things to know before you go

  • Carry drinking water on all hikes
  • Wear sturdy footgear and consider walking poles and ice cleats
  • Dress in layers and avoid cotton clothing. Hat and gloves recommended.
  • We will hike unless the weather creates unsafe conditions

If weather conditions are questionable, please call the park directly for updates.