- This event has passed.
Guided Hike at Cumberland Monastery – Land Trust Days Kick-Off Celebration
August 10, 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Guided Hike at Cumberland Monastery kicks-off Land Trust Days 2018
The Cumberland Land Trust invites you to come to enjoy a leisurely guided hike in the woods of the Cumberland Monastery, owned by the Town of Cumberland, and learn the interesting history surrounding the Monastery property. Join us for one of 2 starting times for the hike: 5:30 pm and 6:30 pm. We’ll make stops along the way to see the historical Nine Men’s Misery monument and the Monk’s quarry.
The walk is about 2 miles round trip. Open to all ages; most appropriate for ages 6 and up. Wear comfortable walking or hiking shorts for travel on established trails. There are some hills and trail is rocky in spots. Bring insect repellant and water. Bathroom facilities are available. Please note that the trail is not categorized as handicapped accessible.
In this event of rain, the Land Trust Days Kick Off Celebration will be postponed to Saturday 8/11. Check www.rilandtrustdays.org for updates.
No registration or fee required for this event.
Learn more about the Cumberland Land Trust at http://www.cumberlandlandtrust.org.
Questions? Contact Debbie Mitchell of the Cumberland Land Trust email@example.com
Directions: The monastery property is accessed from the Cumberland Public Library which is located off Diamond Hill Rd (Rte 114) in Cumberland. From Providence take Rte 146 north to Rte 295 north to the exit for Rte 114-Diamond Hill Rd. Turn right to head south on Diamond Hill Rd. Travel about 1.2 and take a right to the monastery, continue to bear right to parking area. Gather at the gazebo near the Senior Center.