Beavers have flooded and made impassible the section of the Midstate Trail that passes along lower Goodnow Road within the Wachusett Meadows Audubon Sanctuary in Princeton.
Re-route Going North from the 4-Corners at Gates Rd.Turn left onto Gates Rd. going about 1/4 miles and turn right onto Thompson Rd and walk about1-1/4 miles to the Midstate crossing on Thompson Rd. Turn left (north)
Re-route Going South from Mt. Wachusett across Westminster Rd,
At Thompson Rd. turn right (West) for about 1-14 miles to a left onto Gates Rd. for about 1/4 miile to the Trail entrance on your right (south) at the 4-Corners field.
Congratulations to Ed Faron on being named the AMC Worcester Chapters Appie Of The Year. Ed’s tireless work on the Midstate as Trail Maintaining Coordinator keeps the trail in the great shape it’s in. Thanks Ed…
The newly constructed bridge off East Hill Road in Rutland was dedicated in memory of Francis L Raboin who loved hiking these woods. Thanks to the family for their generous donation to construct the bridge and those who helped to build it.
Hunting Season is here. Be careful out there and wear orange or bright colors when you go. . Nov 27th thru Dec 9th will see the greatest density of hunters in the woods during shotgun season. There is NO hunting on Sunday’s in Massachusetts.
Massachusetts Hunting Seasons, 2017-2018