We will meet at the Christopher P Dunne Visitor Center. You will need either hiking shoes or sneakers. Bring water and snacks. Afterwards, we will grab a bite at a local restaurant. We will be leaving right at 5:30 since it gets dark early this time of year. If you miss the hike join us at the restaurant.
Breakheart Reservation is a 640-acre hardwood forest with jagged, rocky outcroppings, two fresh-water lakes, and a rambling section of the Saugus River. Seven rocky hills, over 200 feet high, provide vistas of Boston, southern New Hampshire and central Massachusetts. An extensive trail system through the woodlands guides visitors to various areas of the reservation. Fishing in Silver and Pearce Lakes, hiking the trails and birdwatching by the Saugus River are popular year-round activities.The reservation is closed to vehicles year round, providing a fresh air atmosphere for visitors. Parking is available at the Forest Street parking lot in Saugus, and the Northeast Vocational School parking lot in Wakefield.
Afterwards we will go to Polcaris Italian Restaurant for dinner and drinks. 92 Broadway Saugus,MA [masked]
http://www.reginapizzeria.com/location_detail.php?location_id=29&Brick Oven Pizza - Polcari's Route 1 Saugus
This will be the last afterwork hike for till March 2014 since it will get dark too early to hike.
As a condition of your voluntary participation in this activity you acknowledge and agree to the following: this activity involves inherent risks that can cause property damage, injury, illness, disability, and/or death to participants and/or others; you assume all risk associated with this activity; you are responsible for having the necessary knowledge, skills, abilities, clothing, and equipment to safely participate in this activity; you know and will follow the Hiker Responsibility Code described at www.hikesafe.com; the leader(s) of this activity are volunteers; and you for yourself, your heirs, executors, and administrators release, hold harmless, and indemnify the leader(s) and all members of this group from any and all claims for property damage, injury, illness, disability, and/or death - including those caused by negligence and/or other reasons.