Archive for Hiking

Mt. Tom and Notch Homeschool Programs

There may be a cost involved. Mt. Tom/ Notch programs The Notch Visitor Center on Rt. 116 in Amherst. Meet in the parking lot. This is not a State Park sponsored program so they have no information to give out. Wednesday, Sept. 27 @ 1:00 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 4 @ 1:00 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 11

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New Year’s Day Hike

This coming Sunday there will be be a New Year’s Day Hike at the Notch Visitor Center in Amherst, MA.   We will meet at 12:45 p.m. and leave at 1:00 p.m. for a 2 hour plus hike. The trail will mostly be easy.   Do wear proper winter hiking clothes with poles if you

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Mount Tom Programs Sept. 10-13, 2016

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 10, 10:30 a.m. LIFE AROUND THE LAKE. Birds will our topic this week at Lake Bray.  MEET AT LAKE BRAY SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 10, 1:00 p.m. HIKE TO LOST BOULDER.  This 2 hour hike will travel to the Lost Boulder. Who knows what other lost natural items we will find along the way. Bring

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Here are the programs for next week at Mt. Tom.

SATURDAY, AUGUST 13, 10:30 a.m. LIFE AROUND THE LAKE. This one hour program will focus on the Turtles that live in and around Lake Bray. Learn how these reptiles have survived for the last 250 million years. MEET AT LAKE BRAY SATURDAY, AUGUST 13, 1:00 p.m. BEAU BRIDGE HIKE. This 2 hour hike will travel

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Upcoming Programs at Mt. Tom

Here are the programs for next week at Mt. Tom.   SATURDAY, AUGUST 6, 10:30 a.m. LIFE AROUND THE LAKE. Beavers have the most impact of any animal on this planet besides humans. Join us for this one hour stroll to see the changes made by our past resident beavers.  MEET AT LAKE BRAY  

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Earthworks programs

AUGUST 22 through AUGUST 26 Join us in Alaska for a 5-day, 4-night Wilderness Intensive Get certified in wilderness first aid and learn wilderness survival skills surrounded by the Talkeetna Mountain Range. DO NOT MISS THIS INTRODUCTORY PRICE! $1200 includes airfare from Anchorage, AK to the Talkeetna Lodge EMAIL FRANK RIGHT NOW! Teens & Preteens

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Upcoming Free Programs at Mt. Tom

SATURDAY, JUNE 11, 10:30 a.m. LIFE AROUND THE LAKE. MEET AT LAKE BRAY. This week we will be looking for the many different kinds of salamanders that live in and around the lake while keeping nature in balance. SATURDAY, JUNE 11, 1:00 p.m. HIKE THE D.O.C. TRAIL. This moderately strenuous 2 hour hike will travel

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Mt. Tom Programs

Mt. Tom Programs All right winter is over, time to enjoy nature. Lots of hikes are planned. Some old time programs and some new ones like the Nature for Homeschoolers. For more information please call 527-4805. Mt. Tom State Reservation is located on the Holyoke/Easthampton, MA. line with entrances on Rts. 5 and 141.  

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Athol Bird and Nature Club updates

From a forwarded email sent to wholelifelearners and HCH Athol Bird & Nature Club Field Trips & Meetings 2015 Athol Bird and Nature Club Events Unless otherwise noted, programs are free and open to all, meet at the Millers River Environmental Center, 100 Main Street, Athol. If weather is questionable on a field trip day,

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Week of January 4-10, 2016

Berkshire County AMERICAN ART Monday, January 4, 10am-4pm Harvey Dunn was an illustrator best known for depicting the harsh realities of World War I combat, as well as portraying the healing comfort of life on the prairie. Dunn is also credited for instructing and inspiring a number of successful artists, such as Dean Cornwell, Mead

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