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October 2017

Thursday Hike at Mount Tom Trail, Exeter

October 5 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Mount Tom Trail, 2085 Ten Rod Rd
Exeter, RI 02822 United States
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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.…

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Full Moon Owl Prowl at Crandall Family Preserve

October 5 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Crandall Family Preserve, Pound Road
Westerly, RI United States
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REGISTRATION IS FULL We are at maximum capacity for this program. A full Harvest Moon will light the way as we look and listen for owls along the trails that wind through woodlands and a lush understory of mountain laurels. Born to Be Wild Nature Center will introduce some of their rescued owls as they discuss the natural habitat and behaviors of these magnificent creatures. We’ll set out in search of owls in the wild afterwards! A limited number of…

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Healthy Hike

October 7 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Dr. John Champlin Glacier Park- Kettle Close Trailhead, Intersection of Kettle Close & Newbury Dr.
Westerly, 02891
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Hit the trails- for your health! Being active in nature has been scientifically proven to improve mental, physical, and social health. The first Saturday of every month, WLT leads a health-conscious hike at Dr. John Champlin Glacier Park Trail (Kettle Close Trailhead) as part of the Park Rx Program. Healthy Hikes are open to everyone– no prescription required! To learn more about the Park Rx Program, visit www.parkrx.org. Champlin-Glacier-Park-trail-map

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Thursday Hike at Wahaneeta Preserve, Westerly

October 12 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Wahaneeta Preserve, 118 Moorehouse Road
Westerly, RI United States
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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.…

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All About Beavers at Crandall Family Preserve

October 14 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
Crandall Family Preserve, Pound Road
Westerly, RI United States
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Looking to get outside this fall? Enjoy the beautiful wetland landscape at Crandall Family Preserve this October! On this family-friendly walk, Westerly Land Trust’s Program Coordinator Stacey Jackson, will provide information about the preserve, and guide us on a short walk to the wetland overlook. Joining the land trust for this walk is Mary Grande, Wildlife Outreach Coordinator for RI DEM’s Division of Fish and Wildlife. Mary will be presenting information about Rhode Island’s own ecosystem engineers--beavers! On the walk,…

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