Posts Tagged ‘ Appalachian Mountain Club ’

Connecticut River paddlers celebrate trail extension plan

Jun 23rd, 2014 | By

You can’t really cut a ribbon to open a river to canoeists, so a coalition of groups promoting paddling up and down the Connecticut River did the next best thing Saturday – they held a picnic and a celebratory paddle from Gillette Castle State Park to Selden Island State Park in Lyme. About 80 people

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Event salutes Connecticut’s stretch of Appalachian Trail

Oct 19th, 2010 | By

On Saturday, Oct. 23, the Connecticut Chapter of the Appalachian Mountain Club will host its fourth annual AT Day, a celebration of the 71-year-old national landmark and the volunteers who maintain it. The event is “a way to recognize the 53 miles of the Appalachian Trail in Connecticut and get as many people out there

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