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Bedford Town Trail Walk to Buehler Ponds and Middlesex Community College trails, Saturday January 4, 2020 at 9:45 am, led by Michael Barbehenn

January 4, 2020 @ 9:45 am - 12:00 pm

Free

Description: Please join the Bedford Trails Committee for a free Trail Walk to Buehler Ponds and Governor Winthrop Conservation Areas, and the Middlesex Community College (MCC) trails—see below for more info on these areas. The walk is about 4 miles, and will last about 2 hours.

Difficulty       Hard (due to 2 hour duration, 4 mile distance, some big hills for Bedford,
Level:              might be slippery, muddy or icy)

When and     We meet at 9:45 AM at the parking lot behind the Bedford Free Public Library
Where:          
(7 Mudge Way). Alternatively, you can meet us at the Fawn Lake parking lot, off Sweetwater Av.—see map at website below–where we will leave at 10:10 am sharp. Please allow time to sign a waiver if you have not already done so.  

Directions: From Mudge Way, turn left on Great Road (Rt. 4/225/62). Continue 1.5 miles on North Rd. (Rt. 4). Turn right on Sweetwater Av., and continue 0.4 mi. to the Fawn Lake Parking area on the right.

Leader:          Michael Barbehenn, Bedford Trails Committee

Note:              Please wear comfortable, closed toe, walking shoes or boots that can handle wet, snow, ice or mud. Children and well-behaved dogs are welcome. We will walk rain, snow or shine.

Contact:        Please check the Bedford Trails Group website for weather-related changes, and info on current and future hikes: https://groups.google.com/group/bedfordma-trails

If you already have a Google account, click “Join Group to Post”

If you don’t have a Google account, please send an email to BedfordMA.trailwalks@gmail.comand you’ll be added to the Group.

About MCC   (1) MCC Fitness Trail, see: https://www.middlesex.mass.edu/studentactivities/mccfittrail.aspx.

(2) paraphrased from Wikipedia: In 1972, MCC leased space at the former Marist Preparatory Seminary located off Springs Road, close to U.S. Route 3. In 1988, the state bought the Marist property of approximately 200 acres.

Details

Date:
January 4, 2020
Time:
9:45 am - 12:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:
Event Tags:
Website:
https://groups.google.com/group/bedfordma-trails%20

Organizer

Bedford Trails Committee
Email:
bedfordma.trailwalks@gmail.com
View Organizer Website

Venue

Bedford Free Public Library – PARKING LOT
7 Mudge Way
Bedford, United States
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