Unless otherwise noted, all Trails Club events are free and open to the
By the way... In case you're wondering (or worried), the pace of our
walks is relaxed (like everything else about the Club). We go out to
explore and enjoy the trails, and aren't trying to set speed records
for completing the routes. We stop from time to time to point out
interesting things, or to let folks catch up, or catch our breath, and
we make sure no one falls behind.
- Saturday, August 26, 10AM: Betty Fitzpatrick Trail
walk. We'll walk the town's newest trail, running from Wedgewood Drive
to Overlook Road. Laid out and cleared as a Boy Scout Eagle project, it
runs through a beautiful woods, with streams, valleys and rock
outcroppings. It will be an out & back walk, giving everyone a
chance to see it from both directions! Meet at the trail head on
Wedgewood Drive, just before Highcroft Way.
- Wednesday, September 13, 7PM: Monthly meeting
- Saturday, September 16, 2-9PM:
Hopkinton Family Day. The start of a new annual tradition! The Trails
Club will be there with a table and activities. The events are all at
the High School athletic fields.
There are also a number of other local
organizations with interesting
trail-related activities. Check them out in the Other Links section on
- Friday, September 29, 7PM: Center Trail
moonlight walk. We'll follow the Center Trail from Chamberlain
Street to Main Street, return the same way, and then gather at the
leader's house for post-walk refreshments and socializing. The walk
will begin/end on Sanctuary Lane. Further details to follow later.
- Saturday, September 30, 8AM-2PM:
Redeemables collection at the Hopkinton Recycling facility (Wood
Street/Route 135, just before the Westborough town border). Come lend a
hand for an hour or two, or just bring us your redeemable bottles &
- Sunday, October 22, 1PM:
College Rock anniversary walk. Join us as we celebrate our 12th
birthday where we had our first walk. It's a pleasant, easy loop walk
through a beautiful area.