Backpacking Trip

Saturday, November 7 -
Sunday, November 8, 2009
Wendell State Forest
Franklin County, MA

Troop 54 heads west to Wendel State forest for a hike along the Metacomet-Monadnock Trail. We will cover Section 15 of the trail, starting at the Leverett Village Co-op in Leverett and ending at Maple Valley School in Farley. The estimated hiking distance is 6.4 miles on Saturday and 5.2 miles on Sunday.

Permission Slip


7:15 AM SAT - Meet at Immaculate Conception Church
7:30 AM SAT - Leave church
3:00 PM SUN - Estimated return time.

Directions to the trail end

Directions from trail end to trail start

Packing List - Check our list to ensure that you have everything you need. See our page on packing for other lists.

Every Ounce Counts! Don't bring more than you need to.

All vehicles and drivers need to be included on our tour permit. For any driver or vehicle not previously listed on a tour permit, provide information on these to the Scoutmaster using our Tour Permit Information form. Adults staying overnight must have a current CORI on file with the Mohegan Council. This information is needed by November 3.

Planning status:

Tour permit - Done
Permission from Park Supervisor - Done
Camp fire permit - Not required


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