Sun, Sep 20 | 195 Pisgah Rd, Durham, CT 06422, USA

WoW Sunset Hike, Mt Pisgah, Durham

This hike currently has a waitlist. We have added a second hike on Fri 9/18. Please register for the hike on Friday if possible for you. If not, hopefully a space will open up on Sunday for you.
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WoW Sunset Hike, Mt Pisgah, Durham

Time & Location

Sep 20, 2020, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
195 Pisgah Rd, Durham, CT 06422, USA

About the Event

Join Women of the Woods for socially distanced 2 to 2.5-mile loop hike in the nice woods near Mt. Pisgah. There are a few steep, rocky sections on the ascent up Mt. Pisgah. Once there, we will enjoy the view, watch the sunset, and then hike down (~1/2 mile) on an old road.

Masks required for a portion of this program.  When hiking on narrow portions of the trail we will walk in silence > 8' apart for extra focus on nature (masks optional). Space limited to 10 women.  We will meet ~4:45, so we can start our hike at 5:00 PM. Please wear hiking shoes, bring a pack with plenty of water and a sack dinner or snack and a flashlight (or headlamp) for the hike down. Hiking pole(s) strongly reccomend for the hike down at dusk.  We will be done between 7:30 and 8 PM depending on the group & the weather. Directions will be sent to those who register. Please note: unlike past years, we will not be carpooling. We will start and end the hike in the same location.

Women of the Woods is a program of Everyone Outside. In addition to walking, we will take the time to admire the beauty around us, learn a bit about the flora or fauna, do some exercises to connect with the natural world (mostly sitting quietly) and enjoy each other's company.

If you have been on a hike or two, please consider making a donation to Everyone Outside. Suggested donation $5 to $15 per hike. We depend on donations from people like you to make our programs possible. Click here for more information on ways you can donate to Everyone Outside. Your donations keep our programs affordable and provide funding for scholarships for our other nature connection programs. Your donation is greatly appreciated! Women of the Woods is supported, in part, by a grant from the Community Foundation of Middlesex County's Sari Rosenbaum Fund for Women and Girls

Registration required. Directions will be sent to those that register and registrants will be notified via email if the hike is postponed or cancelled due to weather.

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