Thursday, May 25, 2017

The DC Women's Hiking Group will hike Tues., May 30th and Thurs., June 1st at
Saugatuck Falls Natural Area in Redding, CT.
The entrance is located between
mail box # 65 and 73 on Diamond Hill Road in Redding. Follow
straight in until you see the large sign (entrance marker) on your left.
Parking is at the end of the road.
Meet at 8:30am.

Thursday, May 18, 2017

The DC Women's Hiking Group will hike Tues., May 23rd and Thurs., May 25th at Bear Mountain Reservation in CT.
Take exit 5 off of I-84. Follow Rt. 37 North past all the shopping centers. Go past the
commercialized district and eventually past the federal prison into the more
rural part of northern Danbury. About 0.2 mile past the prison entrance, on
the right, is Bear Mountain Road which is 2.8 miles from I-84. Turn right
onto Bear Mountain Road and follow it for 0.5 mile. Turn right into the
entrance of Bear Mountain Reservation.
Meet at 8:30am. 

Friday, May 12, 2017

The DC Women's Hiking Group will hike on Tues., May 16th and Thurs., May 18th at Rock Lot Preserve in Redding, CT.
Hopefully we will see the Lady Slipper wildflowers which should be in bloom.
Coming from the north on Rt. 7 turn left on to Old Redding Rd.  Right after going under RR bear right onto Mountain Rd.  Follow Mountain Rd. to end and turn left on to Peaceable St.
About a mile down there will be a parking area on the left side of the road.  If you come to an electrical substation, you went too far.
Meet at 8:30am.