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Parker Woodlands Hike (Weber #22)

  • Sep 29, 2013 · 3:00 PM
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This Hike is FULL -- RSVPs Closed

Before signing up for this event, please read and understand the entire Write-Up and the Liability Waiver. By signing up for this event you and any guests that accompany you agree to the terms of the Liability Waiver.

Event Rating: Difficult
Distance: 4 Miles
Time Duration: 2.5 Hours
Blaze Orange: Recommended

George B, Parker Woodland is an 860 acre property in Coventry, RI, owned by the Audubon Society. This is a favorite of the club . It has brooks running through it’s old forest land, and the foundation of an 18th century farmhouse. It is perhaps best known for the many rock cairns on the property. Nobody is certain who built them, when they were built, or why they were built. We will be doing the Coventry Loop only for the Weber Hike #22.

There  is lots of history with many more  things to be seen . With the rocky trails and stream crossings, a pair of hiking boots is strongly suggested. Please bring plenty of water and hydrate before the hike . Insect repellent is a must.  We will hike at moderate to fast pace.

 

 

A Good footwear is required since we will hiking over rocky trails and stream crossings . Please bring drinking water (1 Liter), snacks and insect repellent.

Hunting season has begun so Blaze Orange is Recommened.

Directions:
From Providence, take Route I-95 south to RI 102 North (exit 5B). Follow RI 102 North for about 10 miles. Turn right (east) onto Maple Valley Road (across 102 on the left is Waterman Hill Road). Turn into second driveway on the left by the Parker Woodland Wildlife Refuge sign.


Liability Waiver :

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.

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  • Elizabeth M.

    I got so lost! I'm here now, it's 3:30. Maybe I'll find you ! Xxo

    September 29, 2013

  • JeanMarie

    Alas, some strains from yesterday will keep me away from this hike today. My apologies.

    September 29, 2013

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