Worcester 100th Anniversary 8th Annual Crane's Beach Winter Walk & Seafood

Date and Time

Saturday, March 24, 2018, 10:00AM - 4:00PM


Crane's Beach, Ipswich, MA,
Massachusetts, Boston Area,


Registration is required for this activity. Please contact registrar below.


Join us with your warm woolies for our 8th Annual Winter Beach Walk on trails amongst the dunes and along the coastline on Crane's Beach in Ipswich, MA. We'll meet at the beach parking lot at 10am and travel ~4.5 flat-ish miles at a moderate pace (1.5-2.0mph) on the marked trails through the dunes and back to parking lot via the beach. Past years have included beautiful blue skies, snow, huge puddles, or blustery winds but every year is cold. Optional - after the walk, join the leaders as we travel over to Essex, MA, (approximately a 15 minute drive) for a late lunch at Woodman's Seafood Restaurant. Crane's Beach is a Trustees of Reservations (TOR) property. Entrance into the property (~$10 per car) and cost of meal is not included. If you are a member of the TOR, your parking sticker gets you discounted parking. Gear: waterproof walking shoes, warm layers (jeans okay), windbreaker, hat & mittens, water, snack and cash/credit if you're coming to Woodmans with us. Light rain ok, heavy rains cancel. Email L Cindy Martell,, to let her know you're coming as we max out at 30 participants. L

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Related Link(s):

Crane's Beach Information
Admission Prices to Crane's
Woodmans Seafood Restaurant

Fearless Leaders - Barbara Dyer, Mike Foley, Cindy Martell


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Worcester (Mass.)






Adults (18+)


Hi everyone! I have been a member of AMC since 1998 and a a three-season hiking/backpacking leader for AMC's Worcester Chapter in 2019. I am also the Leadership Chair for AMC's Adventure Travel program, an AMC Information Volunteer, and a volunteer fill-in croo member at AMC's high huts. I have completed my NH4000s and has hiked in Ireland, Scotland, Wales, Iceland, and Luxembourg. This summer I'm off to hike in France and Switzerland with Barbara.


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Greetings: I have been a leader since 2004 and a member of the AMC since the 1990's. Started out in the Worcester Chapter as Social Chair, Newsletter Chair, Chapter Youth Program, Families Chair, Vice Chair, and Chapter Chair. I lead year round backpacking trips, social events, hiking, skiing, and families trips and now leading Adventure Travel trips, currently to Yosemite and France/Switzerland. I have just registered my 100th trip with the AMC. I look forward to seeing you on the trails!