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Dates: 4/1/2019 - 10/31/2019
City / State: Cheshire, MA
Event Name: Appalachian Trail - The Cobbles & Gore Pond
Event Type: Seasonal Walk
Event ID: 112275 2019/Y2177
Distance - Trail Ratings: 5km, 10km, 13km - 4E
Description: Hike southward to "The Cobbles," a rocky perch which offers spectacular views of the Cheshire reservoir below, Mount Greylock to the north, and Ragged Mountain to the right. For 13km hikers, continue south to Gore Pond, a tranquil spot to linger before retracing your path north.
Amenities: Strollers: None | Wheelchairs: None | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: No
Special Programs: Appalachian Trail, Ice Cream Parlors, Walking the USA A - Z
Start Times:
Location: WEB REGISTRATION ONLY using the AVA Online Start Box (
Start Point / Driving Directions: The detailed location of and driving directions to the event starting point are included in the walk directions, downloaded from the AVA Online Start Box. The POC does not provide event directions nor accept alternate payment methods.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: Be aware that rain and snow can make footing on the trail treacherous whereas summer heat and humidity can be oppressive. We recommend sturdy hiking boots and trekking poles or a hiking staff. There are no services on the trail so you must carry water and food. Pets are allowed on the Appalachian Trail, but owners must keep pets on leashes six feet or shorter. Be aware of bears as they are often seen on the AT in MA. Trail is not suitable for wheelchairs or strollers.
Host Club: Walk 'N Mass Volkssport Club
Contact: Mary Suchodolski (401) 829-2204
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