Glacial Features Walks, Sudbury

Trip dates: Saturday, November 10, 2018 9:30 AM to 12:00 PM

9:30am-12:00pm. Registration Required. Limit 12 participants. Contact Lisa to register. Join glaciologist/geophysicist Bruce Porter for a walk through Gray Reservation/Haynes Meadow Reservation/Water District protection zone to explore the many features formed by the glacier that blanketed New England 10,000 yrs. ago. Kettles pit the plane and kame terraces rise abruptly to create beautiful vistas of the wetlands below. Be able to identify eskers, erratics, kames, and more on your next hike. Flat with one steep 50 foot section. Bring water. AMC non-members $1. Severe weather cancels. Directions: Meet at the Curtis Middle School, 22 Pratts Mill Road, Sudbury. (lat/long is 42.380893, -71.432735) The parking lot is to the right of the school and behind it, just beyond the basketball courts. Questions: Contact Lisa Fleischman (localwalks@amcboston.org or 617-244-5747) or Bruce Porter (cell:508-244-9523).

Directions:

Meet at the Curtis Middle School, (-71.43282, 42.381020) 22 Pratts Mill Road, Sudbury. From Sudbury Center, at the intersection of Hudson Rd./Route 27 and Concord Road, head West on Hudson Road/Rte. 27 for 2/10 mile. Turn left onto Peakham Rd. (horse farm

Trip details

Trip region: 
Massachusetts, Boston Area
Trip state: 
MA
Leader: 
Bruce Porter
Lisa Fleischman localwalks@amcboston.org (617-244-5747; before 9pm)
Status: 
Full
Trip country: 
USA

Audiences

Adults (18+)

Registration

Registration required: 
Yes
Registrar: 
Lisa Fleischman localwalks@amcboston.org (617-244-5747; before 9pm)

Fees

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Creation date: 
2018-10-13 20:31:23.0
Last updated: 
2018-11-09 14:15:47.26