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Hike Long Pond, Falmouth

Date and Time

Thursday, May 24, 2018, 9:45AM - 12:15PM

Location

Goodwill Park, Falmouth, MA,
Massachusetts, Cape Cod,
MA

Registration

Registration is not required for this activity. However, you may wish to contact the leader(s) if you have any questions.

Overview

Traverse Falmouth's Town Forest on rolling wooded trails. Enjoy scenic views of Long Pond, Grews Pond and Angel Mirror Pond. The Angel Mirror Trail, a relatively new trail, has some steep, narrow sections. Sturdy shoes, layered clothing, plenty of water, snacks, sunscreen and tick repellent are strongly recommended. Be aware that the Cape is a known tick habitat. Poison ivy is abundant in the woods and along the sides of the trail. Meet promptly at 9:45 for trail talk and introductions. This hike begins in Goodwill Park at 10 AM. We will hike approximately 2 1/4 hours, about 4 1/2 miles. It is rated B3C, moderate pace, average terrain. A picnic lunch follows the hike. Please bring your own sandwich, and drink plus a salad, side or dessert to share with the group. Questions, call leader Cathy Giordano 508-243-3884 Directions - From Bourne bridge (Cape side) - Rt, 28S to Brick Kiln exit From Rt. 151 W (near the end) to Rt. 28S to Brick Kiln exit Then bear left off exit ramp. Travel 1.2 miles. Turn R at traffic light onto Gifford St. for 1.1 miles. Look for anchor chain fence on right. Turn right into Goodwill Park. Continue on paved road. Park in lot on right near Grews Pond and covered picnic area.

AMC Trip Policy

Cost

Free

Driving Directions


From Bourne Bridge (cape side) or Rt 151 W end take Rt. 28 South to Brick Kiln Rd. exit. L at end of ramp. to Traffic light. R onto Gifford Street for approx.1.3 miles. Look for anchor chain fence on R. Right turn in the opening. Follow paved road to pond and covered picnic area on the R. Park here.

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Activity

Hiking

Offered By

Southeastern Massachusetts

Status

Open

Audience

Adults (18+)


Leader



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