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Guided Hike of the Appalachian Trial

A Trail Runs through It 

The Oblong Land Conservancy, is proud to announce a hike led by Dick Stapleton. The talk will be about the succession of the former Stapleton farmland with a particular focus on trees, how the property came to the NPS on behalf of the National Appalachian Scenic Trail, and the local history.  

Participants include Ron Rosen, Appalachian Trail Conservancy, who will describe the challenges faced by NPS in rerouting many of the 2180 miles of Trail, and Jim Nordgren, JN Land Trust Services, who will point out the changing habitats.

The hike is co-hosted by the Oblong Land Conservancy, the Harlem Valley Appalachian Trail Community, and the Naromi Land Trust.

Meet at the AT parking lot on Rt 55, Sherman CT, east of Hoyt Road. Appalachian Trail Parking

RSVP: Oblong Land Conservancy Limited to 35. Rain or shine.  Hiking boots are recommended, and protection against ticks is critical.



Earlier Event: April 1
First First Saturday
Later Event: June 3
Tour Peckham Quarry