AMC SEM Post-Hike Trip Report
TRIP DATE: April 16, 2019
TRIP LOCATION: Borderland State Park, 259 Massapoag Ave, North Easton, MA 02356
MEETING TIME: 5:45 pm
NUMBER OF PARTICIPANTS (INCLUDING LEADERS): 19
TOTAL HIKING TIME (IN HOURS): 2:08
LENGTH IN MILES: 4.57 miles
TOTAL ELEVATION GAIN (IN FEET): 261 feet
DIFFICULTY: D (A=very strenuous; B=strenuous; C=average; D=easy)
LEADER NAME(S): Bill Cannon, Sue Svelnis
CO-LEADER NAME(S):Anne Rapp
TRAILHEAD PARKING LOCATION & DESCRIPTION: Maintenance Lot
CAR SPOTTING REQUIRED?: No TIME REQUIRED TO SPOT CARS: n/a
WAS TRIP WITHIN WHITE MOUNTAIN NATIONAL FOREST? No
BRIEFLY DESCRIBE SPECIFIC TRAILS HIKED AND TRAIL CONDITIONS ENCOUNTERED: West Side Trail, The French Trail, Northwest Trail, Split Rock Trail, Granite Hills Trail (lower loop), Tisdale Road, Mountain Street, Pond Walk. We crossed a very narrow stream on the Granite Hills Trail. We were able to step on two rocks to cross.
WEATHER CONDITIONS FOR HIKE: Beautiful warm spring night. Low 50s.
OTHER COMMENTS (problems, views, terrain, etc.) We saw the Split Rock and also saw many deer.