September 24: Trail Ride @ October Mountain State Forest
September 24 @ 10:30 am - 3:00 pm
LOCATION: October Mountain State Forest, Washington, MA
DATE: Sunday, September 24, 2017
TIME: Meet at 10:30 Ride out at 11 AM
DISTANCE: 7-9 miles
BROWN BAG LUNCH after the ride
DIRECTIONS: From Westfield
Take Rt 20 west through Chester & into Becket. At intersection of Rt 20 & Rt 8 (at Bonny Rigg Campground), turn right onto Rt 8 north. Go about 4.9 miles. Turn left onto McNerney Rd & go straight up hill. Road becomes Washington Mtn Rd. Go 4.7 miles passing Frost Rd, cemetery & old town hall, all on right.
West branch road into October Mountain State Park is a left turn off Washington Mountain Rd. West Branch Rd (no street sign) is just after house #452, an old cedar brown colonial house with a barn. Just after turning down West Branch Rd park in field on right.
DESCRIPTION: Ride is on dirt & multi-use roads. Shoes or boots are recommended.
CONTACT: Donna Britton 413-344-7722 firstname.lastname@example.org