Montague Sand Plain Hike

When:
July 19, 2014 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
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Where:
Great Falls Discovery Center
2 Avenue A
Turners Falls, MA 01376
USA
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Janel
413-863-3221
Montague Sand Plain Hike @ Great Falls Discovery Center | Montague | Massachusetts | United States

Come learn about the story of fire on the Montague sand plain! Why is the landscape like Cape
Cod, but the ocean is miles away? Now’s your chance to explore a unique habitat designed by
fire, ice, and sand. Find: sand dunes, scrub oak, pitch pine, and blueberries! Join a DCR park
interpreter for an introduction to the fauna, flora, and geology of this amazing and threatened
habitat. Easy-to-intermediate difficulty hike. Bring water, bug repellant, and sun screen. Free.
Meet at the Great Falls Discovery Center at 9 a.m. to carpool to the site.