Our monthly trail walk is next weekend, Saturday the 20th at 8:30. We will be leaving from the IHOP parking area near the trail and deciding to go either north or south. Please join us for a casual and usually informative walk
Just a reminder that our monthly meeting is tomorrow night, ( Tuesday) at 7pm Nevins Library. We will be scheduling work parties to help build our informational kiosk. If you would like to help, please stop by and add your name to the list.
We are have our monthly moon walk this Sunday night May 3rd at 8:30 pm. We are leaving from the IHOP parking area and walking north to explore the Salem NH southern section. It`s 1 1/4 miles to the turn around where we will be stopping for an ice cream(for those that want to). So bring the family. Be sure to dress for the weather and bring a flashlight. We will provide water. Any questions contact tim vermette at 978-685-3639.
15 Grants Awarded to Local Organizations
April 17, 2015 (Salem, MA) – Essex National Heritage Commission(Essex Heritage), a non-profit that manages and provides numerous programs preserving and enhancing EssexCounty’s historic, natural and cultural sites, announced the 2015 Essex Heritage Partnership Grant Programrecipients at the Commission’s Spring Meeting in Lawrence on April 16. Over the next year, the 15 grant recipients will be working to implement a diverse range of educational, interpretive, and preservation projects throughout Boston’sNorth Shore.
Methuen Rail Trail Alliance
Built downtown in 1907, the brick Methuenrailroad depot is the starting point for many of the organized community activities taking place on the 2.4 mile Methuen Rail Trail. To enhance the user experience, the MethuenRail Trail Alliance will use Essex Heritage funding to create an attractive gateway setting around the depot. The project will include landscaping and the installation of wayfindingand interpretative signage describing the trail’shistorical and present day links to mill buildings, the Spicket River Greenway, NevinsBird Sanctuary and marshlands leading to the New Hampshire border
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Spring is here!!! the great blue heron are back in the rookery. get out and use the Methuen rail trail… great condition for cross country skiing , snow shoeing or just walking and watching the trail come back to life after a long winter.
The walk scheduled for April 5th has been changed to April 12th at 7:30. Its a moon walk so bring flashlight, dress for the weather and bring water. Hope to see you out there.
Jim and I are going out to snowshoe on Sunday morning. Planning on 8am at the Pine street section of the trail so we can get right into the sanctuary. If anyone wants to join us, please call me to double check the time. 978-685-3639
With all the snow now on the trail, we are going out snowshoeing. On sunday the 1st at 8:30 am at the IHOP end of the trail. We have several pairs of shoes to borrow and we also have kids shoes. Please let us know if you are going and need to borrow either adult or kids shoes at email@example.com