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Thursday Hike: Riverwood Preserve, Westerly
Thursday February 13th @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Please join us for our free guided trail walks on Thursdays. Walks are between 1.5 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. Be aware that our hikes leave promptly to please be on time.
- Inclement weather cancels. If in doubt, contact hike leader.
- All hikers in State Management areas are 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 third Saturday in April to the last day in May, annually.
THIS HIKE: Riverwood Preserve, Westerly
This property is part of the Westerly Land Trust’s Pawcatuck River Corridor Initiative. It consists of 148 acres of woodland, rocky ridges and freshwater wetlands adjacent to the Pawcatuck River and the Boy Scout Camp. It has interesting quarry remnants, river views and a descent through a beautiful river gorge. Some climbing in rocky areas may be involved as the best views are from the higher elevations. Meet on Old Hopkinton Road at the end of Boy Scout Drive. Please park along the road – we will walk into the preserve from there.
Leader: Meg Lee, 860-575-0680 and email@example.com