Daily Hampshire Gazette - Established 1786
Hi 43° | Lo 27°

Heading Outdoors

Cycling for Seniors — All Out Adventures and Mass. Dept. of Conservation and Recreation sponsor cycling for seniors on the Norwottuck Rail Trail in Hadley on Saturdays, Mondays and Wednesdays, from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Fee: $5 day or $15 unlimited pass. Preregistration required; call 527-8980.

Walking Tour of Florence Abolitionist Era Sites — Steve Strimer leads monthly walking tour today at 10 a.m., Sojourner Truth Memorial, corner of Park and Pine Streets, Florence. Donation to benefit the David Ruggles Center. davidrugglescenter.org

Poland Brook Discovery Hike — Arcadia Wildlife Sanctuary sponsors 3-mile moderate hike in Conway today from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. $20. 584-3009, arcadia@massaudubon.org

Highland Boreal Forest Ghost Town Hike — Trustees of Reservations sponsor 4-mile moderate hike today, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Notchview Reservation, Route 9, Windsor. For information call 532-1631 or email westregion@ttor.org

Hawley Bog in the Fall — Arcadia Wildlife Sanctuary sponsors natural history walk on Sunday, from 10 a.m.-noon. Fee: $15. Preregistration required; call 584-3009 or email arcadia@massaudubon.org.

Pedal Poker Run — Florence Savings Bank sponsors run/walk/bike ride beginning and ending at the Maplewood Shops in Northampton on Sunday. Registration is from 11 a.m.-12 p.m. Prize ceremony from 2:30 to 3 p.m. Fee: $25 to benefit Valley Community Development Corp. For information go to www.valleycdc.com/pedalpokerrun.html.

Highland Meadow Homestead Housatonic Heritage Hike — Berkshire Eastern Mountain Sports sponsors 3-mile hike in Windsor on Sunday from 9 a.m. to noon. Donation requested. Preregistration required; go to tamarackhollow.com.

Williamsburg Woodlands Trails Committee 10th Anniversary Celebration — Williamsburg Woodlands Trails Committee celebrates 10th anniversary with four-mile foliage hike on Sunday at 10 a.m., Briar Hill Conservation Area, Williamsburg. Potluck and festivities follow from 1 to 5 p.m. at Briar Hill Outlook. For information call 268-0108.

Fall Foliage Canoe Trip Along the Mill River — Arcadia Wildlife Sanctuary sponsors a canoe trip on Sunday from 2 to 5 p.m. Fee: $20. Preregistration required; call 584-3009 or email arcadia@massaudubon.org.

Autumn at High Ledges — Arcadia Wildlife Sanctuary sponsors a hike on Oct. 20, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., High Ledges Wildlife Sanctuary, Patten Road, Shelburne. Fee: $15. Preregistration required; call 584-3009 or email arcadia@massaudubon.org.

Catamount Hills Ghost Town Hike — Arcadia Wildlife Sanctuary sponsors five-mile moderate hike in Catamount State Forest on Oct. 20, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Fee: $15. Preregistration required; contact hike leader Muriel Russell at 624-3311.

NCYF Run for Kids — Northeast Center for Youth and Families sponsors annual 5K run, 2-mile walk and kids fun run on Oct. 20. Loop route through Easthampton beginning and ending at the Center, 203 East St., Easthampton. Walk 9:45 a.m. 5K run 10 a.m. Kids fun run 11 a.m. Registration is 8 to 9:30 a.m. Fee: $25. Post-race pasta lunch. For information contact Suzanne Welch at 529-7279 or at suzanne.welch@ncyf.org.

Native American Sites Field Trip — Arcadia Wildlife Sanctuary sponsors field trip to sites in the Springfield area on Oct. 21 from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Fee: $15. For information call 584-3009 or email arcadia@massaudubon.org.

5K for Farmland — Kestrel Land Trust sponsors 5K run or 2-mile walk starting and finishing at Hadley’s West Street Common Sun. on Oct. 21 at 10 a.m. Post-race party with locally grown food, music. Fee: $18 to benefit the Kestrel Trust. For information go to kestreltrust.org.

What to Look For: A Natural History Hike on the East Leverett Trails — Leverett Trails Committee sponsors hike with Phil Crafts on Oct. 21 from 1-4 p.m. Heavy rain postpones. For information go to rattlesnakeguttertrust.org.

Legacy Comments0
There are no comments yet. Be the first!
Post a Comment

You must be registered to comment on stories. Click here to register.