On Sunday, October 23rd at 1 pm, the South Hadley Bike-Walk Committee invites the public on a trek to explore the Upper Lake trails of Mount Holyoke College. Come discover the serenity of the little-known woods, the grand openness of the equestrian cross-country field and the many moods of Stony Brook. A MHC student will kick off the trek with a brief introduction to MHC’s Project Stream and its new boardwalk. Following that, the trek will be led by BWC members Mariann Millard and Melissa O’Brien.
The approximately 1.5 hour trek is about 2 miles in length and consists of leaf-lined and dirt paths with only a few minor ascents and descents.
Meet at 12:45 pm at the entrance of MHC's Kendall Sports and Dance Complex. Park in the Complex’s parking lot accessed via Dunlap Place off Rt. 116/Woodbridge St. (the Post Office and Fire District #2 are on the opposite side of the street) Wear weather-appropriate clothing and safe footwear, and bring water and optional snacks. Non-enjoyable or hazardous inclement weather/conditions will force a cancellation.