DCR First Day Hikes
Part of America’s State Parks First Day Hikes
Kick off the New Year with a winter hike on January 1, 2013
Dunn State Park, Gardner, 12:00 p.m.
Meet at the Visitor Center. -more info-
Blackstone River and Canal Heritage State Park, Uxbridge 1:00 p.m.
Meet at the Visitor Center., which opens at noon for registration and a special interpretive program. -more info-
Chestnut Hill Reservation, Brighton, 12:00 p.m.
Meet at DCR’s Reilly Skating Rink, 355 Chestnut Hill Avenue. -more info-
Bradley Palmer State Park, Topsfield, 10:00 a.m.
Meet at headquarters. Willowdale Estates will host a reception following the hike.
Walden Pond State Reservation, Concord, 1:00 p.m.
Meet at the Thoreau House Replica, where a Living History Program will begin at noon. -more info-
Breakheart Reservation, Saugus, 12:00 p.m.
Meet at the Visitor Center and enjoy free clam chowder, coffee and hot cocoa. -more info-
Blue Hills State Reservation, Milton, 1:00 p.m.
Meet in the Houghton’s Pond Parking Lot at 840 Hillside St. Arrive early to allow sufficient time for parking. Free soup will be served at Noon. -more info-
Nantasket Beach Reservation, Hull, 12:00 p.m.
Meet at the Mary Jeannette Murray Bathhouse -more info-
Shawme Crowell State Forest, Sandwich, 1:00 p.m.
Meet at the Pavilion Area at 42 Main Street. -more info-
Pittsfield State Forest, Pittsfield, 1:00 p.m.
Meet at the Ski Lodge, 1041 Cascade Street. -more info-
DAR State Forest, Goshen, 10:30 a.m.
Meet at the Warming Hut in the Day-use Parking Lot. -more info-