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CFPA Ramble: Family Hike at Mica Ledges

When: 
Saturday, October 14, 2017 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Where: 
Mica Ledges
Cream Pot Road
Durham, Connecticut 06422
Event Type: 
Outdoor Recreation
Audience: 
All are welcome
Families
Event Description: 

Join Everyone Outside and the Middlesex Land Trust for a fun, moderately-challenging 2.5-mile, family hike at the Mica Ledges Preserve owned by the Middlesex Land Trust and the Madison Land Conservation Trust. We will spend some time enjoying the view from the top of the mica-studded ridge and exploring the area around the beautiful Whitney Pond. Click here for more information.

This hike has some short steep sections. Hiking poles are recommended for people with knee problems. Please wear sturdy shoes. All ages welcome and we advise you bring a carrier for toddlers in case they tire of walking. Please pack water, snacks, and a light jacket for this autumn adventure.

To register click here or email hike leader

Parking Information: 
Detailed directions will be mailed to those who register
Inclement Weather: 
Registered participants will be contacted in the event of a cancellation
Registration Fee: 
FREE
RSVP Requirement: 
RSVP recommended
For Questions, Contact: 
Lisa Liesener

This free event is co-sponsored by the CFPA Rambles program of the Connecticut Forest & Park Association (CFPA), Everyone Outside, and the Middlesex Land Trust. 

As a program of the Connecticut Forest & Park Association, CFPA Rambles are intended to bring people, fun, and the outdoors together. Led by trained CFPA Ramble Guides, these FREE, engaging outings are offered on trails around the state every month throughout the year. Each CFPA Ramble is designed to show the people of Connecticut how easy and enjoyable a ramble can be and to feature the many different outdoor opportunities our state has to offer.

To prepare for a safe and enjoyable CFPA Ramble:

  1. Be ready to begin the Ramble at the scheduled start time;
  2. Bring water, snack, and your excitement;
  3. Leave pets at home (unless otherwise noted);
  4. Wear sturdy shoes; and
  5. Kids, please remember to bring your parents or caregivers.