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Walking Tour with Newton Historic!
August 11 @ 2:00 pm
Explore the geology, trees, plants and history of Hemlock Gorge Reservation, one of the first five parks acquired by the Metropolitan Parks Commission in 1893 and now part of DCR. Learn about the National Register listed Echo Bridge and plans to restore its historic railings. This guided tour will include stairs and an uphill trail segment over rocky terrain so proper footwear is recommended. Register in advance or come to the start of the tour on Sunday, August 11 at 2:00 p.m. at the corner of Chestnut and Elliot Streets, Newton Upper Falls. Suggested donation, $10 per person.