Thursday Hike: Grills Preserve, Hopkinton
Thursday October 6th @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
This easy 3-4 mile hike on Hopkinton Land Trust features mixed forest, streams, farm fields, an old foundation, a cemetery and an abandoned gravel bank.
Directions: from Westerly take Rt 91 N into Bradford. Cross the river into Hopkinton and take the first driveway into the preserve. From I-95 take exit 2, Woodville-Alton Road to Rt 91. Take right into Bradford. Turn left into preserve before crossing river.
To sign up please contact co-leaders: Sue & Geoff Sewall, (h) 401-377-2826
FLUORESCENT ORANGE REQUIREMENTS
Fluorescent orange safety clothing is required during the hunting season statewide. To meet this requirement, hikers must wear 200 square inches of solid daylight fluorescent orange from the second Saturday in September to the last day of February and the third Saturday in April to the last day in May, annually. Fluorescent camouflage does not meet this requirement. The fluorescent orange must be worn above the waist and be visible in all directions.
Due to the coronavirus:
- We realize lots of people have concerns about getting together. Therefore, please sign up with leader so that person will know how many are coming. If no one signs up the leader may not show up.
- Social distancing of 6’ apart.
- Everyone needs to have a face mask in case it is needed.
- Carpooling is up to the leader. Keep in mind some folks may be uncomfortable having someone share their vehicle. An alternate way is to caravan.