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Long Distance Hike

When: 
Wednesday, August 24, 2022 - 9:30am - 12:00pm
Where: 
James L. Goodwin Conservation Center
23 Potter Rd
Hampton, Connecticut 06481
Event Type: 
Walks & Talks
Audience: 
All are welcome
Event Description: 

Join Goodwin Forest Naturalist, Eoin Horning-Kane, and avid hiker June Powell, for a long distance hike through Goodwin State Forest. Powell is an active AMC hike leader who has led many walks throughout Connecticut. She has also hiked around the around the world with AMC and Sierra Club.

We will start at the Conservation Center and take the Blue Trail up to Black Spruce Pond, then retrace to the Blue/Yellow and finally, take the airline back to the center. The hike will be just under 4 miles in total. Please bring hiking footwear and water.

Registration required.

 

If you DO NOT receive a confirmation email within one hour of registration please CHECK YOUR SPAM. Several people have reported our emails going directly to their spam boxes. 

 

With any questions, please contact Eoin Horning-Kane at eoin.horning-kane@ct.gov.

Parking Information: 
Park in the lot across from the Conservation Center
Inclement Weather: 
Heavy rain cancels
Registration Fee: 
$0
RSVP Requirement: 
RSVP required
For Questions, Contact: 
Eoin Horning-Kane
8604559534

This event is jointly sponsored by the Connecticut Forest & Park Association (CFPA), Connecticut Department of Energy & Environmental Protection (CT DEEP) Division of Parks, and Friends of Goodwin Forest.

The James L. Goodwin Forest and Conservation Center were gifts to the people of Connecticut from James L. Goodwin, one of America's first professional foresters and a long-time CFPA Board Member. The Center is jointly managed by the Connecticut Forest & Park Association (CFPA) and the Connecticut Department of Energy & Environmental Protection (CT DEEP) Division of Parks. For more information, select here.