Walden Pond First Day hike

Date(s) - 01/01/17 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Location: Walden Pond State Reservation

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Walden Pond First Day Hike

January 1, 2017, 12:oopm-2:00pm

Start off the New Year with good company, a sprinkling of seasonal literary readings and a cup of hot chocolate!

Meet at the new Walden Pond Visitor Center at 12:00pm.

Join us for an introduction to the new zero visitor center and a hike to the original house site of Henry David Thoreau. The hike includes a stop at the Thoreau house replica, where historian Richard Smith portrays Thoreau in his house on New Year’s Day! Sit by the wood stove and enjoy his tales of 1847. Dress for winter weather. No pets are allowed at Walden Pond State Reservation. Walden Pond State Reservation is located at 915 Walden Street/Route 126 Concord, MA 01742. For more information, call (978) 369-3254.

This event is co-sponsored by the Walden Woods Project, the Friends Group of Walden Pond State Reservation.