New Haven Hikers' Saturday Morning Sleeping Giant Walk

Hi folks! Hope you can join us in exploring the outdoors and getting some exercise in the company of friends. LOCATION: This Meetup will take place at Sleeping Giant, which is a Connecticut State Park located in Hamden. WHEN AND WHERE: Meet at the big trail map at the Park entrance, which is located on Mt. Carmel Avenue, between 9:55 and 10:00, and the hike will begin at 10:05. WEAR: Hiking or other sturdy shoes with treads. BRING: WATER COST: Suggested donation of one dollar, towards the monthly fee that is charged by the Meetup Website. Please bring any contributions with you on the day of the hike. DIRECTIONS: Please see Sleeping Giant State Park Website. PARKING NOTE: It is usually free to park inside the gate after Labor Day. Please note that at random times the DEP charges a fee to park in the lot. In such cases, please take advantage of the street parking on Mt. Carmel Avenue, adjacent to park, ACROSS FROM (not inside) Quinnipiac University. Trail maps are usually available at the park entrance.

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  • Philip C.

    Feel better Sarah!

    November 6, 2010

  • Philip C.

    Great day, great group!

    November 6, 2010

  • Sarah

    Hi Billie and others,
    These hikes are 2 hours or less.
    Thanks,
    Sarah
    Group Organizer

    November 5, 2010

  • Philip C.

    Watch out fro parking fee; was $9 last time and it was after Labor Day. I might park on route 10 somewhere and walk. Some people park on the street further up the road.

    November 5, 2010

  • Bill C.

    If it looks like Madison, the leaves are on the ground.

    November 4, 2010

  • Jason

    How are the leaves looking there? Colors, brown/dead, or gone?

    November 4, 2010

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