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CFPA Ramble: Women of the Woods Hike at Wadsworth Fall State Park

When: 
Thursday, February 8, 2018 - 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Where: 
Wadsworth Falls State Park
721 Wadsworth St
Middletown, Connecticut 06457
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.

Join Women of the Woods for a 2 to 3 miles hike at Wadsworth Falls State Park in Middletown/Middlefield. This is a good place to hike even if many trails are snowy or icy. If there is a lot of snow, we might snowshoe. If it has been cold, we may get treated to amazing ice at either the little or big falls.  Click here for updated information. Women of the Woods is a program of Everyone Outside.

Please wear hiking/walking shoes. Please bring a pack with water, a jacket and possibly a snack. Consider bringing hiking poles if you like them.

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, by visiting here. Directions and additional information will be sent to all who register. Registrants will also be notified via email if the hike is canceled due to weather.

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 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

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.