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CFPA Ramble: Women of the Woods Hike at Chatfield Hollow State Park

When: 
Monday, February 13, 2017 - 10:00am - 1:00pm
Where: 
Chatfield Hollow State Par
Killingworth, Connecticut 06419
Event Type: 
Outdoor Recreation
Audience: 
Adults
Event Description: 

Women of the Woods or WoW has monthly gatherings for women to enable them to connect with the natural world. Most gatherings are hikes in the woods of central Connecticut. In addition to hiking, we take the time to admire the beauty around us, experience some quiet time in nature, and enjoy each others company.

Women, join Women of the Woods, for a 2- to 3-mile hike at Chatfield Hollow State Park in Killingworth. This is a good place to hike even if many trails are snowy or icy. We will hike near a rocky stream, with water tumbling over or flowing around boulders. If it has been cold, there will be big, beautiful icicles along the rocky hillsides and small cliffs. The route will depend on conditions. In addition to hiking, we will take the time to admire the natural world around us, learn a bit about it and enjoy each others company.

Please click here to register for the hike. Lucy will confirm registration. Please email Lucy if no response to the registration form in 24 hrs. Directions and additional information will be emailed to those who register.

Click here for additional information about Chatfield Hollow State Park or a trail map

Lucy is a SOLO Wilderness First Aid/CPR-trained CFPA Ramble Guide and founder of Women of the Woods and Everyone Outside.

NOTE: This hike is for women only. Please do not bring children, male friends, or pets. Registration is required, please contact the leader at the information provided below. Directions will be sent to all who register.

Parking Information: 
Parking information will be sent to those who register with the leader.
Inclement Weather: 
All who register with the leader below will be contacted if cancellation is required
Registration Fee: 
FREE
RSVP Requirement: 
RSVP required
For Questions, Contact: 
Lucy Meigs
(860) 395-7771

This free event is co-sponsored by the CFPA Rambles program of the Connecticut Forest & Park Association (CFPA), the Women of the Woods program of Everyone Outside. Women of the Woods is supported, in part, by a grant from the Community Foundation of Middlesex County

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); and
  4. Wear sturdy shoes