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Northfield Mountain, Walk

September 15, 2023 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm EDT

Canal Draw Down History Stroll

Wednesday, Sept. 13, 5:00—6:30 p.m.

Check out the annual draining of the Turners Falls canal, take a stroll along the Canalside Rail Trail, and absorb local history with Northfield Mountain Recreation and Environmental Center staff, historian Ed Gregory, and DCR staff. Meet at the entrance of the Center for this free two mile walk on flat terrain. Meet outside the main entrance.

Great Falls Discovery Center
Department of Conservation & Recreation
2 Avenue A, Turners Falls, MA 01376

Nice & Easy Walks

Fridays, Sept. 15, 22, & 29, 1:00—2:00 p.m.

An easy-paced, 1 to 2-mile guided walk, along the Canalside Rail Trail or downtown Turners Falls, geared for seniors, but open to all ages. Join others seeking fresh air and exercise. A DCR Park Interpreter highlights natural and local history along the way. Wear appropriate clothing for the weather and sturdy footwear and bring water. Meet outside the main entrance.


September 15, 2023
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm EDT


Great Falls Discovery Center
2 Avenue A
Turners Falls, MA 01376
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(413) 863-3221
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