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20s & 30s Winter Hike in the Middlesex Fells

Date and Time

Saturday, February 5, 2022

Location

Middlesex Fells,
Massachusetts, Boston Area,
MA

Registration

Registration is required for this activity.

Overview

Join the 20s & 30s group on a winter hike of Middlesex Fells' Skyline Trail. This is an ~7 mile loop hike with ~1000' elevation gain over ~4-5 hours, with some technical footing that can be challenging in winter. Pace will be moderate to fast. Participants should be comfortable with and have some experience in winter conditions. This is not an appropriate trip for beginner hikers, however we can help point beginner hikers to more appropriate hikes : ) Microspikes will likely be needed on this hike. No dogs please. Participants are required to be fully vaccinated and/or have proof of a negative PCR test within 72 hours in order to participate on this hike. Please bring a face mask/covering for emergencies. Face masks will not be required when spread out on the trail but will be necessary in any conditions that require closer contact.

AMC Trip Policy

COVID 19 Information: As of December 1, 2021 AMC requires volunteers be vaccinated or receive a negative PCR test within 72 hours of the start of an event. AMC relies on the honor system for compliance. Participants may be required to wear masks, provide proof of vaccination, or in the alternative a current (within 72 hours) negative PCR test as a condition of attending this event. For your personal safety, you should expect to be in the presence of vaccinated and unvaccinated people in all AMC settings and should make choices about participating accordingly.

Cost

Free

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View of Boston from Middlesex Fells

Activity

Hiking

Offered By

Boston

Status

Full

Difficulty

Vigorous

Audience

20s & 30s


Leader



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Justin can be found hiking year round in New England. He is working on his second round of the 48 4,000 footers, the Terrifying 25 and 52 With-A-View lists. Other interests include trail maintenance, bicycling, running and golfing.

Co-Leader



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Anna enjoys hiking, running, and yoga. She is currently working on her first round of the New Hampshire 48.