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Thursday Hike at Dr. John Champlin Glacier Park, Westerly

December 21 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Free

Join us for our free, guided trail walks on Thursdays. We will visit various local conservation properties, including some of our Westerly Land Trust preserves. Walks are between 1 ½ to 3 hours and are open to all ages with our target group being agile seniors.  Please keep in mind that these are wooded trails with stumps, roots and rocks so be sure to wear hiking boots or good walking shoes. All walks are at 10:00 AM unless otherwise noted. Our hikes leave promptly so please arrive on time.

December 21   Dr. John Champlin Glacier Park, Westerly

9:40 AM Warm up with Holly Nieman ATC, EMT from First Physical Therapy

A walking tour of the WLT’s Glacier Park preserve featuring wooded trails with gentle hills and some rocky sections.  This site’s unique geological features are worth the trip. Meet at the trailhead off of Tom Harvey Road just outside the entrance to Winnapaug Cottages.  Please park in the designated area outside of the Winnapaug Cottages gate or in the parking lot across the street.

PLEASE NOTE:

  • Inclement weather cancels and if in doubt, contact leader.
  • If the weather is icy you should bring stabilizers or something for traction. If a lot of snow bring snowshoes.
  • FLUORESCENT ORANGE REQUIREMENTS:

In State Management areas everyone is required to wear 200 square inches of solid daylight fluorescent orange from the second Saturday in September to the last day of February and the last Thursday in April to the last day in May, annually. However, 500 sq. inch by all hunters (including archers) and all users of management areas and undeveloped state parks during all portions of shotgun deer seasons.

Details

Date:
December 21
Time:
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Cost:
Free

Organizer

Liz Anderson
Phone:
401-322-8619
Email:
newlondonlizmsn.com

Venue

Dr. John Champlin Glacier Park
Tom Harvey Road
Westerly, 02891
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