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NET Fall Hike Series- Mt Higby Family Hike

Saturday, October 6, 2018 - 10:00am - 12:45pm
Mt Higby- Rt 66 Trailhead
Middletown, Connecticut 06481
Event Type: 
Outdoor Recreation
All are welcome
Event Description: 

Family Fall Hike to Mt Higby on the Mattabesett section of the New England Trail. We will walk approximately four miles at a moderate pace from the trailhead to Mt. Higby, returning the way we came.  There are some minor rock scrambles, but terrific views from the ledge.

We will meet at the parking area on Rt. 66 westbound in Middlefield at 10 am.

This hike is being held as part of the NET Fall Hike Series in celebration of the 50th anniversary of the National Trails System and qualifies as part of the NET Hike 50 Challenge Program. To learn more about the Hike Series, the NET Hike Challenge and other activities related to the 50th, visit newenglandtrail.org.

This hike is led by seasoned AMC Hike Leader and CFPA Ramble Guide, Janet Ainsworth.

Parking Information: 
Parking available at Rt 66 Trailhead (westbound)
Registration Fee: 
RSVP Requirement: 
RSVP recommended
For Questions, Contact: 
Janet Ainsworth

Sponsored By: AMC Connecticut and Connecticut Forest & Park Association.