Join us on Saturday, November 1st at 10 am for a bike ride from the Guilford town green to Lake Quonnipaug. SGT leader Terry Maguire will lead an easy, mostly flat 18 mile round trip ride up State Street past historic homes, along Little Meadow Rd and South Hoop Pole Rd to loop around the lake, with two route options, and a short stretch on narrow Route 77. Helmets required; waivers will be provided to sign. Parking available around the Green. Meet on east side of Town Green across from Town Hall. For info call Terry at 203-214-4744
On July 5th, join SGT leader Milton Charlton in exploring the blue-blazed Menunkatuck Trail that runs north from Long Island Sound at Chittenden Park in Guilford almost to the border with Durham. Milton will lead hikers on a 4 mile, 2.5 hour round-trip hike through the Timberlands section of the trail in North Guilford. Meet at the dam at Upper Guilford Lake (on Lakeside Drive) at 9:30 a.m. Directions: From I 95 Exit 58, go north on Rt. 77, turn right on Stepstone Hill, pass the golf course, then turn left on Lakeside Drive. Call Milton at 203-815-9587 if you have questions.
SGT Leader Peter Goldberg will follow the white blazed trail west and north, around Lost Lake and return on the orange trail and white blazed trail back to our cars. Bring snack and water. 1.5 hours round trip, depending on snow on ground.
Meet: 10 am at Westwoods parking lot. Sam Hill Road & Route 146. If weather looks iffy, call Peter at 203-675-7717.