Activities

 

Guided Walks & Bike Rides
Saturday, February 4, 2017
Phillips Preserve, Guided Walk
2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Walk the Phillips Preserve in Vineyard Haven on the west side of Lake Tashmoo. Park and meet at the Wakeman Center at 57 David Avenue (off Lambert’s Cove Road) and carpool from there. Hopefully walkers will hear the courtship call of the great-horned owl.

DIRECTIONS
From the entrance to Lambert’s Cove Road at the lower end, follow Lambert’s Cove Road to Northern Pines Road. Take a right onto Northern Pines Road, and then turn left onto the one-way Army Road. The trailhead is on the left. To exit, take a left onto Army Road, turn sharply left onto the one-way Road to Chappaquonsett, and right onto Northern Pines Road.

Saturday, May 13, 2017
Toms Neck Farm, Guided Walk
10:00 am to 12:00 Noon

Walk Toms Neck Farm on Chappy with Sheriff’s Meadow Foundation and Land Bank staff. Check back for details about parking.

DIRECTIONS
Please check back here for directions and parking details.

Thursday, July 20, 2017
Cedar Tree Neck Sanctuary, Guided Walk
9:00 am to 11:00 am

Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of Cedar Tree Neck Sanctuary on this guided walk of Sheriff’s Meadow Foundation’s largest property.

DIRECTIONS
From State Road, take Indian Hill Road 1.3 miles and turn right onto the Obed Daggett Road. Following the "Sanctuary" signs, take Obed Daggett Road one mile to the trailhead.

Wednesday, August 9, 2017
Brightwood Park and Ramble Trail Preserve, Guided Walk
9:00 am to 11:00 am

Explore these Vineyard Haven conservation areas and the ravine that they straddle. Meet at the parking lot on Causeway Road, above Veterans’ Memorial Park, and carpool from there.

DIRECTIONS
From State Road in Vineyard Haven, take the Edgartown-Vineyard Haven Road 0.4 mile to Winyah Lane. Turn right after 0.6 mile onto Weaver Lane. The trailhead is on the right at the end of Weaver Lane.

Saturday, October 21, 2017
Vineyard Golf Club, Guided Walk
10:00 am to 12:00 Noon

Hike the all-organic Vineyard Golf Club and explore the unique frost bottom. Meet at the Vineyard Golf Club parking lot.

DIRECTIONS
Access the trail via the Edgartown-West Tisbury Road, just east of Metcalf Drive, or via the Dr. Fisher Road Ancient Way.

Henry Beetle Hough Society
Wednesday, July 26, 2017
King Point and Armour Preserves
9:00 am to 11:00 am

Hike the King Point and Armour Preserves on the Edgartown Great Pond. Check back for specific directions and parking information. Pre-registration required. Please call (508) 693-5207 to pre-register or email us.

DIRECTIONS
Please check back here for directions and parking details.

Tuesday, August 15, 2017
Stonewall Pond Preserve
9:00 am to 11:00 am

Tour lovely Stonewall Pond Preserve and learn about the eastern box turtle. Check back for specific directions and parking information. Pre-registration required. Please call (508) 693-5207 to pre-register or email us.

DIRECTIONS
Please check back here for directions and parking details.