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Barkhamsted - Hike

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Tunxis Trail
Sunday, June 2
10:00am - 2:00pm
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Hike from Pine Mountain Road then South along the Tunxis Trail through Tunxis State Forest. Hike over Pine Mountain with views to the Northeast and then on to the heart of boulder hideaways called Indian Council Caves. Mostly average terrain, but steep, rock scrambling required at Indian Council Cave area. Meet at 9:45 for a prompt 10:00 start. Car spotting is required. Additional parking is possible on the left side of Rte. 219 at the trailhead just south of Hillcrest Drive. Park perpendicular in the limited space on Rte. 219. Use care on Rte. 219 - very fast moving traffic.
Leader(s): 
Phil Wilsey
Leader's Phone Number: 
860-667-2847
Leader's E-mail Address: 
Total Distance (miles): 
5.8
Meeting Place: 
Meet on Hillcrest Drive at junction with Rte. 219. Cars must be parked completely off of the road pavement.
Rain Plan & Registration Details: 
Rain cancels.
Pre-registration is RECOMMENDED

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