Hike Hogback Mountain
|Sep 21, 2013|
|10:00 AM - 3:00 PM|
Celebrate the Equinox with a hike up Hogback Mountain in Montville. This 5-mile hike begins in a hemlock forest along the Sheepscot River and culminates with a view of Penobscot Bay. Gradual elevation gain of 400 feet.
Meet at 9:30 a.m. at Renys outer parking lot to carpool, or at 10 a.m. at the Hemlock Hollow Trail. Bring water, lunch, rain gear, binoculars. Cosponsored with Sheepscot Wellspring Land Alliance.
Directions: From the intersection of Route 220 and 137, take 220 south for 1.8 miles, continuing straight onto Halldale Road. The Hemlock Hollow trail is 0.5 miles past where Penny Road meets with Halldale, just past a cemetery on your left. Parking is alongside the road.
Anyone is welcome on outings. For more information, or in questionable weather, call 338-1147 for details.