• Boxford State Forest & Surrounding Conservation Lands

    We'll do a hike of about 3-4 hours on trails in Boxford St. Forest, Bald Hill Reservation, Wunnegen Cons. Area and J.C. Phillips Sanctuary The Fine Print: No dogs or guests are allowed on BSOT hikes. Have your guest join the group so they can agree to the liability waiver and attend an event. You need a recognizable facial photo as your profile picture in order to participate in this and all Trekkers events. Duration: Approximately 3+ hours. However, any time estimate given by an Event Organizer is just that. Actual times vary greatly according to weather, trail conditions and the group itself. Don't sign up if you've scheduled something later in the day. The Organizer is not responsible for getting you back in time. There is no way of knowing trail conditions ahead of time. Use your own judgment. Anyone with recurrent "No Shows" or about whom we have received complaints from fellow hikers will not be accepted. If you haven't hiked with us before, add yourself to the list if you can adhere to these basic prerequisites. Please don't RSVP "Yes" unless you really intend to come. We are committed to being there for you. If you are not equally committed to being there then please don't sign up. This hike is rated moderate You should be able to stay with the group going at a pace of 2.5 mph. This is a group event and participants are expected to follow the lead, stay together, stop at junctions or summits, and support all participants should circumstances require teamwork. We start together and finish together. If you decide to leave the group at any time, you are on your own. We hike in light rain or showers, but heavy snow or extreme cold weather cancels. Bring water, hiking boots (not sneakers), bug spray and lunch/snacks. Protect yourself against deer ticks and dress in layers. No dogs and no guests are allowed on hikes. Have your guest join the group so they can agree to the liability waiver and attend an event. Please remember that your Event Organizers are volunteers, the event is free and we are all adults. The people who have the best times on these hikes are those who stay loose and roll with things as they happen. If you are expecting Daniel Boone as your leader, you’re barking up the wrong tree (woof!). If you need everything to run perfectly, this hike is not for you. By clicking the "Yes" option on the RSVP link you are agreeing to the Liability Waiver as stated below: Remember: Your Event Organizers are volunteers. You are solely responsible for your own safety and enjoyment. 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 have read and agree to adhere to the safety standards detailed @http://www.hikesafe.com/;the organizer(s) of this activity is a volunteer; and you for yourself, your heirs, executors, and administrators release, hold harmless, and indemnify organizer(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 reason.

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  • Eastern Middlesex Fells Hike

    Greenwood Parking Lot

    We'll start across from the Stone zoo & hike the Crystal Spring Tr., The Virginia Woods Tr. & a little of the Rock Circuit Tr. before looping back! Hiking Time Approx. 3 Hrs. Please don't RSVP "Yes" unless you really intend to come. I am committed to being there for you. If you are not equally committed to being there then please don't sign up. Please note this is not a beginners’ hike. It is for intermediate level hikers and beginning hikers who keep in fit condition doing other things. You should be in good enough physical condition to keep up and stay with the group going at a moderate pace. Please do not show up for an event unexpected or unprepared.Bring water, hiking boots (not sneakers), and snacks. Protect yourself against deer ticks and dress in layers. This is a group event and participants are expected to follow the lead, stay together, stop at junctions or summits, and support all participants should circumstances require teamwork. We start together and finish together. If you decide to leave the group at any time, you are on your own. We hike in light rain or showers, but heavy rain or extreme temperature cancels. We are in the winter hiking season. Dress in layers, avoid cotton outerwear and bring microspikes. No dogs and no guests are allowed on hikes. Have your guest join the group so they can agree to the liability waiver and attend an event. Please remember that I am a volunteer, the event is free and we are all adults. The people who have the best times on these hikes are those who stay loose and roll with things as they happen. If you are expecting Daniel Boone as your leader, you’re barking up the wrong tree. If you need everything to run perfectly, this hike is not for you. By signing up and/or attending this hike you agree to the Liability Waiver Below: Remember: I am a volunteer. You are solely responsible for your own safety and enjoyment. 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; the organizer(s) of this activity is a volunteer; and you for yourself, your heirs, executors, and administrators release, hold harmless, and indemnify organizer(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 reason

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  • Myles Standish State Forest Trek

    Myles Standish State Forest

    Join the BSOT as we take a trip to Myles Standish State Forest in Carver, MA. Expect a 8+ mile trek that will take around 5+ hours. This trek is rated as Easy for terrain and elevation gain of a few hundred feet. Difficulty ratings are based on elevation gain. Factor in your own ability to hike 8+ miles on what might be a cold day. Trek Type: a loop Distance: 8+ miles Attendance: 14 Elevation gain: Not much Trek Time: 5 or more hours? Difficulty: Easy-ish Check out 'Difficulty Ratings' at: http://www.hikenewengland.com/LegendRating.html Carpooling is welcome. If you would like to carpool you're welcome to post that request in the *Comments* section of this event's page. But please respond to those posts via *Meetup Messenger*. You do that by clicking on a member's profile, then clicking on *message*. http://www.mass.gov/eea/agencies/dcr/massparks/region-south/myles-standish-state-forest.html https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Myles_Standish_State_Forest http://www.friendsmssf.com Dogs are not welcome on BSOT events, nor are guests. If you would like to bring a non-member they must first apply to become a member. Then, if they are approved, they then must RSVP YES. No exceptions. Please observe these rules. I will send an email to all the night before with event reminders and any updates. The Fine Print: The Liability Waiver, The Hiker Responsibility Code, and Other Stuff: A: By clicking the "Yes" option on the RSVP link you are agreeing to The Liability Waiver as stated: 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 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. B: The Hiker Responsibility Code: Wherever you hike, no matter what season or whether it's a short hike or a multi-day trek, be safe: You are responsible for yourself, so be prepared: 1. With knowledge and gear. Become self reliant by learning about the terrain, conditions, local weather and your equipment before you start. 2. To leave your plans. Tell someone where you are going, the trails you are hiking, when you will return and your emergency plans. 3. To stay together. When you start as a group, hike as a group, end as a group. Pace your hike to the slowest person. 4. To turn back. Weather changes quickly in the mountains. Fatigue and unexpected conditions can also affect your hike. Know your limitations and when to postpone your hike. The mountains will be there another day. 5. For emergencies. Even if you are headed out for just an hour, an injury, severe weather or a wrong turn could become life threatening. Don’t assume you will be rescued; know how to rescue yourself. 6. To share the hiker code with others. C: Other Stuff: We hike in light rain or showers, but heavy snow or extreme cold weather cancels. Bring water, hiking boots (not sneakers), bug spray and lunch/snacks. Protect yourself against deer ticks and dress in appropriate clothing for the weather conditions. NO cotton clothing please! Become self-reliant by learning about the terrain, conditions, local weather and your equipment before you start. Any time estimate given by an Event Organizer is just that. Actual times vary greatly according to the weather, trail conditions, and the group itself. Don't sign up if you've scheduled something later in the day as The Event Organizer is not responsible for getting you back in time. We do our best to research trail conditions ahead of time but these reports can be far from accurate. There is no way of knowing every trail’s condition. We start as a group, hike as a group, end as a group. We pace our hike to the slowest person. This is a group event and participants are expected to follow the leader, stay together, stop at junctions or summits, and support all participants should circumstances require teamwork. We start together and finish together. If you decide to leave the group at any time, you are on your own. Please don't RSVP "Yes" unless you really intend to come. We are committed to being there for you. If you are not equally committed to being there then please don't sign up just to hold a spot. Cell Phones and Electronic Devices: While on this BSOT event please limit your use of cell phones and electronic devices to: Map My Hike and other hiking apps, location services, and cameras. Phone calls, music, and listening to the radio are not welcome. You need a recognizable facial photo as your profile picture in order to participate in this and all Trekkers events.

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  • Across Lexington Trails on Route's C & D

    Waldorf School

    We will walk 6.0 mi. mostly on Conservation Lands, and the Minuteman Bike Path. The route will take us by Arlington Reservoir, Whipple Hill and around Arlington's Great Meadow(183 acres owned by Arlington but located in Lexington) on route's C & D of the Across Lexington Trail System ACROSS Lexington (Accessing Conservation land, Recreation areas, Open space, Schools and Streets in Lexington) is a network of pedestrian and bicycle routes that links many parts of the Town of Lexington ACROSS Lexington routes use various existing public ways, including conservation land trails and sidewalks. Routes connect the center of town with various locations in the town including historic sites, schools and conservation areas. Routes are accessible by foot or bicycle. Creating such a network of marked routes is intended to encourage greater utilization of Lexington’s open-space resources for passive recreation. Residents and visitors alike will find enjoyment, exercise and an incentive to travel about town without a car. The Fine Print: There is no way of knowing trail conditions ahead of time. Use your own judgment. Anyone with recurrent "No Shows" or about whom we have received complaints from fellow hikers will not be accepted. If you haven't hiked with us before, add yourself to the list if you can adhere to these basic prerequisites. Please don't RSVP "Yes" unless you really intend to come. We are committed to being there for you. If you are not equally committed to being there then please don't sign up. Any time estimate given by an Event Organizer is just that. Actual times vary greatly according to weather, trail conditions and the group itself. Don't sign up if you've scheduled something later in the day. The Organizer is not responsible for getting you back in time. This is a group event and participants are expected to follow the lead, stay together, stop at junctions or summits, and support all participants should circumstances require teamwork. We start together and finish together. If you decide to leave the group at any time, you are on your own. We hike in light rain or showers, but heavy rain or extreme temperature cancels. No dogs and no guests are allowed on hikes. Have your guest join the group so they can agree to the liability waiver and attend an event. Please remember that your Event Organizers are volunteers, the event is free and we are all adults. The people who have the best times on these hikes are those who stay loose and roll with things as they happen. By signing up and/or attending this hike you agree to the Liability Waiver Below: Remember: Your Event Organizers are volunteers. You are solely responsible for your own safety and enjoyment. 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; the organizer(s) of this activity is a volunteer; and you for yourself, your heirs, executors, and administrators release, hold harmless, and indemnify organizer(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 reason

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  • Mt Watatic

    Watatic Southern Terminus

    We'll start out on the Midstate Trail, continue on the State Line Tr. to Nutting Hill, where we will pick up the Midstate Tr. We will follow that to the summit(1,832 ft.) then back to the cars, for a total of 2.8 mi. Hiking time: 2.5 hrs. Elev. Gain: 800 ft. The Fine Print: There is no way of knowing trail conditions ahead of time. Use your own judgment. Please don't RSVP "Yes" unless you really intend to come. We are committed to being there for you. If you are not equally committed to being there then please don't sign up. Any time estimate given by an Event Organizer is just that. Actual times vary greatly according to weather, trail conditions and the group itself. Don't sign up if you've scheduled something later in the day. The Organizer is not responsible for getting you back in time. This is a group event and participants are expected to follow the lead, stay together, stop at junctions or summits, and support all participants should circumstances require teamwork. We start together and finish together. If you decide to leave the group at any time, you are on your own. We hike in light rain or showers, but heavy rain or extreme temperature cancels. No dogs and no guests are allowed on hikes. Have your guest join the group so they can agree to the liability waiver and attend an event. Please remember that your Event Organizers are volunteers, the event is free and we are all adults. The people who have the best times on these hikes are those who stay loose and roll with things as they happen. By signing up and/or attending this hike you agree to the Liability Waiver Below: Remember: Your Event Organizers are volunteers. You are solely responsible for your own safety and enjoyment. 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; the organizer(s) of this activity is a volunteer; and you for yourself, your heirs, executors, and administrators release, hold harmless, and indemnify organizer(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 reason.

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  • Breakheart Reservation Trek

    Breakheart Reservation

    100 Hemlock Road Wakefield, MA 01880 We'll start out on the Ridge Trail but will adjust to keep the hike time to about 3 hours! Breakheart Reservation is a 640-acre hardwood forest in Wakefield and Saugus. It is notable for the Ridge Trail with its jagged, rocky outcroppings (Rocky Hill, Crow Hill, Castle Rock, Ash Hill) over 200 feet high, providing vistas of Boston, southern New Hampshire and central Massachusetts. As stated, we will hike over the Ridge Trail and the Reservation’s other summits, including the former ski slope Breakheart Hill (233’) and Eagle Rock (206’). There will be some steep ascents necessitating scrambling over rocks. We’ll meet at the parking area at the Northeast Metro Tech, which is located up the hill from Wakefield High School. Level: Intermediate Duration: Approximately 3 hours. However, any time estimate given by an Event Organizer is just that. Actual times vary greatly according to weather, trail conditions and the group itself. Don't sign up if you've scheduled something later in the day. The Organizer is not responsible for getting you back in time. There is no way of knowing trail conditions ahead of time. Use your own judgment. Anyone with recurrent "No Shows" or about whom we have received complaints from fellow hikers will not be accepted. If you haven't hiked with us before, add yourself to the list if you can adhere to these basic prerequisites. Please don't RSVP "Yes" unless you really intend to come. We are committed to being there for you. If you are not equally committed to being there then please don't sign up. This hike is rated intermediate. This is a group event and participants are expected to follow the lead, stay together, stop at junctions or summits, and support all participants should circumstances require teamwork. We start together and finish together. If you decide to leave the group at any time, you are on your own. We hike in light rain or showers, but heavy snow or extreme cold weather cancels. Bring water, hiking boots (not sneakers), bug spray and lunch/snacks. Protect yourself against deer ticks and dress in layers. We are in the winter hiking season. Dress in layers, avoid cotton outerwear and bring microspikes. No dogs and no guests are allowed on hikes. Have your guest join the group so they can agree to the liability waiver and attend an event. Please remember that your Event Organizers are volunteers, the event is free and we are all adults. The people who have the best times on these hikes are those who stay loose and roll with things as they happen. If you are expecting Daniel Boone as your leader, you’re barking up the wrong tree. If you need everything to run perfectly, this hike is not for you. By clicking the "Yes" option on the RSVP link you are agreeing to the Liability Waiver as stated below: Remember: Your Event Organizers are volunteers. You are solely responsible for your own safety and enjoyment. 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 have read and agree to adhere to the safety standards detailed @ http://www.hikesafe.com/ ; the organizer(s) of this activity is a volunteer; and you for yourself, your heirs, executors, and administrators release, hold harmless, and indemnify organizer(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 reason. If you want to carpool, put a message in the comment section. To respond, please send that person a direct message by clicking on their profile picture on the right. For more information and a trail map go to: http://www.mass.gov/eea/agencies/dcr/massparks/region-north/breakheart-reservation.html Directions to the Northeast Metro Tech parking lot: Please be aware that these are not the directions to the Reservation's main entrance off the Lynn Fells Parkway. This is the "back door" entrance which provides more parking. (128) Northbound on Route 128 (I-95) take Exit 39 to North Avenue. Turn right onto North Avenue toward Wakefield. Follow North Avenue to Main Street, cross Main Street to Nahant Street. Follow Nahant Street to Farm Road. Cross Farm Road to Hemlock Road. Wakefield High School will be to your left. Drive up over the hill and enter Northeast's parking area. With The Northeast Baseball Diamond to your left, continue straight into the parking area. (128) Southbound on Route 128 (I-95) take Exit 42, Cross under 128 (I-95) to Salem Street where you will turn right onto Salem Street for a short distance to Montrose Avenue where you will turn left onto Montrose. Follow Montrose Avenue to Water Street (Route 129). At this point you will turn right onto Water Street for a short distance, to Farm Road on your left. Follow Farm Road to Hemlock Road. Drive up over the hill and enter Northeast's front parking area. With the Northeast Baseball Diamond to your left, continue straight into the parking area. (Rt. 1) Northbound or Southbound on Route 1, take Main Street, Saugus exit off Route 1. Northbound.. at top of exit turn right onto Main Street, Saugus and cross over Route 1. Southbound.. continue to turn right at exit onto Main Street, Saugus. Follow Main Street. Cross Lynn Fells Parkway and continue on Main Street. Stay to your right onto Farm Street. Follow Farm Street to Hemlock Road on your right. You will see a sign directing you on your right. Turn right onto Hemlock Road, drive over the hill and enter Northeast's parking area, with The Northeast's Baseball Diamond to your left

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  • Ipswich River Wildlife Sanctuary

    Ipswich River Wildlife Sanctuary

    We'll take our time and feed the birds! Take pictures! Suitable for beginners! Ipswich River Wildlife Sanctuary 87 Perkins Row, Topsfield, MA 01983 (978)[masked] Ipswich River offers more than 12 miles of trails that invite you to explore the forests, meadows, and wetlands. A drumlin and esker, key landscape features, were formed by a glacier 15,000 years ago. Boulders stacked to create arches and a grotto setting, constructed in 1905, provide an adventurous walk along the Rockery Trail. The sanctuary fee is $6.00 for non-Audubon members and free to members. Duration: Approximately 2-3 hours, but please remember that this is an estimate and can vary greatly according to the group, weather and trail conditions. Please don't RSVP "Yes" unless you really intend to come. I am committed to being there for you. If you are not equally committed to being there then please don't sign up. Please note this is not a beginners’ hike. It is for intermediate level hikers and beginning hikers who keep in fit condition doing other things. You should be in good enough physical condition to keep up and stay with the group going at a moderate pace. Please do not show up for an event unexpected or unprepared.Bring water, hiking boots (not sneakers), bug spray and lunch/snacks. Protect yourself against deer ticks and dress in layers. This is a group event and participants are expected to follow the lead, stay together, stop at junctions or summits, and support all participants should circumstances require teamwork. We start together and finish together. If you decide to leave the group at any time, you are on your own. We hike in light rain or showers, but heavy rain or extreme temperature cancels. No dogs and no guests are allowed on hikes. Have your guest join the group so they can agree to the liability waiver and attend an event! By signing up and/or attending this hike you agree to the Liability Waiver Below: Remember: I am a volunteer. You are solely responsible for your own safety and enjoyment. 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; the organizer(s) of this activity is a volunteer; and you for yourself, your heirs, executors, and administrators release, hold harmless, and indemnify organizer(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 reason. For more info go to: http://www.massaudubon.org/get-outdoors/wildlife-sanctuaries/ipswich-river/about

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  • Blue Hills Trek

    Blue Hills Reservation

    We'll do a loop of about 3 hours depending on conditions! Duration: Approximately 3-4 hours. However, any time estimate given by an Event Organizer is just that. Actual times vary greatly according to weather, trail conditions and the group itself. There is no way of knowing trail conditions ahead of time. Use your own judgment. Please don't RSVP "Yes" unless you really intend to come. We are committed to being there for you. If you are not equally committed to being there then please don't sign up. This hike is rated advanced, You should be able to stay with the group going at a pace. of 2.5 MPH. This is a group event and participants are expected to follow the lead, stay together, stop at junctions or summits, and support all participants should circumstances require teamwork. We start together and finish together. If you decide to leave the group at any time, you are on your own. We hike in light rain or showers, but heavy snow or extreme cold weather cancels. Bring water, hiking boots (not sneakers), and snacks. No dogs and no guests are allowed on hikes. Have your guest join the group so they can agree to the liability waiver and attend an event. By clicking the "Yes" option on the RSVP link you are agreeing to the Liability Waiver as stated below: Remember: Your Event Organizers are volunteers. You are solely responsible for your own safety and enjoyment. 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 have read and agree to adhere to the safety standards detailed @ http://www.hikesafe.com/ ; the organizer(s) of this activity is a volunteer; and you for yourself, your heirs, executors, and administrators release, hold harmless, and indemnify organizer(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 reason. If you want to carpool, put a message in the comment section. If someone wants to carpool, please send that person a direct message by clicking on their profile picture on the right.

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  • Walk Lexington Conservation Land

    Dunkin' Donuts

    We will walk 5.8 mi. going through the Lower Vine Brook, North Street, Willard's Woods, Chiesa Farm & Parker Meadow Conservation Areas, before ending on the bike trail. This is Route A on the new ACROSS Lexington Trails. ACROSS Lexington (Accessing Conservation land, Recreation areas, Open space, Schools and Streets in Lexington) is a network of pedestrian and bicycle routes that links many parts of the Town of Lexington ACROSS Lexington routes use various existing public ways, including conservation land trails and sidewalks. Routes connect the center of town with various locations in the town including historic sites, schools and conservation areas. Routes are accessible by foot or bicycle. Creating such a network of marked routes is intended to encourage greater utilization of Lexington’s open-space resources for passive recreation. Residents and visitors alike will find enjoyment, exercise and an incentive to travel about town without a car. The Fine Print: Please don't RSVP "Yes" unless you really intend to come. We are committed to being there for you. If you are not equally committed to being there then please don't sign up. Any time estimate given by an Event Organizer is just that. Actual times vary greatly according to weather, trail conditions and the group itself. Don't sign up if you've scheduled something later in the day. The Organizer is not responsible for getting you back in time. This is a group event and participants are expected to follow the lead, stay together, stop at junctions or summits, and support all participants should circumstances require teamwork. We start together and finish together. If you decide to leave the group at any time, you are on your own. We hike in light rain or showers, but heavy rain or extreme temperature cancels. No dogs and no guests are allowed on hikes. Have your guest join the group so they can agree to the liability waiver and attend an event. Please remember that your Event Organizers are volunteers, the event is free and we are all adults. By signing up and/or attending this hike you agree to the Liability Waiver Below: Remember: Your Event Organizers are volunteers. You are solely responsible for your own safety and enjoyment. 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; the organizer(s) of this activity is a volunteer; and you for yourself, your heirs, executors, and administrators release, hold harmless, and indemnify organizer(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 reason.

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