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Hike to Native American and Historic Sites at Opacum Woods
October 12, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm EDT
Old Brook Circle
Sturbridge, MA 01566 United States
Sponsored by: Opacum Land Trust
A guided hike on Opacum Land Trust’s 300-acre Opacum Woods preserve. Led by archaeologists Alan Smith and Ed Hood, this tour will visit rock shelter sites and a historic farm site with intriguing stone features that some interpret as historic period Native American use. Approx. 2.5 miles through woods and uneven terrain. Tour will depart from trail head at end of Old Book Circle.
To get to Opacum Woods, take New Boston Road from Route 20 in Sturbridge, just east of the 131 intersection. Take your fourth right into The Preserve subdivison, and then your second left on to Old Brook Circle. The Trailhead is at the end of the cul-de-sac.