Pinnacle Trail in Chesterfield

🌲Pinnacle Trail in Chesterfield. Park at Indian Hollow Campground go in thru gate take a left at phone booth😀to get on Claudia M Hill Trail (this continues to Knightville Dam ranger headquarters in Huntington)cross a stream, no bridge, after about 10 min. See blue blazed trail on left uphill to summit, 3.8 miles in and back🌲#hikethehilltowns with the #westernmasshilltownhikers

10 Chester Hike Weekend Wrap Up

😁TEN self guided hikes this weekend in Chester AND live streamed on Chester Railroad Station and Western Mass Hilltown Hikers Facebook and YouTube! ..Our crew hiked The Keystone Arch Bridges Trail, Chester Granite Saw, Chester Roundhouse, Coal Tower, and Chester and Becket Railroad! We hope you all went out and enjoyed everything Chester has to offer, there are actually 22 public Hiking Trails just in Chester!🇺🇸 #hikethehilltowns with the #westernmasshilltownhikers #visitchestermass #hilltownhistory We cant wait to hike with all of you again!♥️

Hike Chester Mass with TEN self-guided trail hikes all day Saturday May 16th

Hike Chester Mass with TEN self-guided trail hikes all day Saturday May 16th
#visitchestermass in conjunction with Virtual Chester on Track, the Western Mass Hilltown Hikers are providing ten Facebook Events showcasing ten trails in Chester complete with photos, videos, maps and trailhead parking information for hikers looking to get out and discover Chester. Due to current social distancing protocols we cannot officially lead hikers on guided group hikes so we are providing all the details needed to do it on your own. For those who would like to enjoy a hike from home, live streaming from you tube and Facebook will be broadcasted all day. Complete details can be found on http://www.westernmasshilltownhikers.com and on all our social media platforms. For more info email westernmasshilltownhikers@aol.com Hashtags #westernmasshilltownhikers #hikethehilltowns and #hilltownhistory will connect all users to the media. There will also be blogging all day on the http://www.westernmasshilltownhikers.com website.

Trails included are; The Chester Blandford State Forest, The Chester Becket Railroad Trail, H. Newman Marsh Trail, Goldmine Falls, Beacon Trail at Gobble Mountain, Hampden Park, Sanderson Brook Falls, Boulder Park, Round Top Hill, and The Keystone Arch Bridges Trail.

We would like to remind hikers to please follow social distancing protocols by wearing a mask on the trails and by keeping a six foot distance from other hikers, if the parking lot is full, go check out another trailhead, there are ten to choose from. Please keep our beautiful places clean and carry in and carry out.

Facebook live feed on www.facebook.com/westernmasshilltownhikers
YouTube Feed on www.youtube.com/channel/UCc1u34uweqVz8wkO005MHHQ

May 16th 2020 is Self Guided Hike Day!

#hikethehilltowns
Western Mass Hilltown Hikers invites you to hike all the trails in Chester Massachusetts for Virtual Chester On Track
Saturday May 16th all day! #visitchestermass

All the hikes are posted as events on the Facebook Page and Group

  • Goldmine Falls
  • Sanderson Brook Falls
  • Round Top Hill
  • Chester Becket Railroad Trail
  • H Newman Marsh and Memorial Trail
  • Hampden Street Park
  • Boulder Park
  • Gobble Mountain
  • Keystone Arch Bridges Trail
  • Chester Blandford State Forest Trails

PLEASE NOTE THE HIKES ARE ON YOUR OWN WITH NO HIKE LEADER PER GOVERNOR BAKERS ORDERS FOR SOCIAL DISTANCING in MASSACHUSETTS. Please wear a mask and keep 6 feet from others you may run into on the trails!

For more hike information email westernmasshilltownhikers@aol.com or call/text 413-302-0312. Follow us on Facebook, Instagram, Flickr, YouTube and Twitter. We also have a group on Meetup!

FOOD: Hungry? Call in your order at Carm’s Restaurant, 241 Route 20, Chester, Ma 01011. 413-354-1080 8am to 1pm www.carmsinchester.com

hashtag #westernmasshilltownhikers and #hikethehilltowns#visitchestermass Post your photos with a hashtag! Post your hike photos on our Facebook group page! Events, maps and photos located at www.westernmasshilltownhikers.com Please keep our beautiful places clean and carry in and carry out.