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CT-TACF Chestnut Hike – AMERICAN CHESTNUTS: LOST & FOUND

September 18 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Part of the Housatonic Heritage Walks.  Join Woods Sinclair and friends for a talk and walk in a 300-acre planting American chestnut orchard. Learn of the dramatic sudden loss of this major tree and the ecological impact. Hear of the American Chestnut Foundation’s efforts to restore this iconic tree to our landscapes. Rain cancels. 1 hour–<0.25 mile.  To Register–860-824-7454 or email fayaway7@gmail.com

From Falls Village, drive north on Route 7. At intersection of Rts 7 and 63, take Barnes Road to its end. Turn right on Under Mountain Road. The orchard is approximately 3 miles on the left–across from 392 Under Mountain Rd. GPS 41.94321, -73.28306

2022 Housatonic Heritage Walks

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Date:
September 18
Time:
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
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Venue

Great Mountain Forest Chestnut Orchard
392 Under Mountain Rd
Falls Village, CT 06031
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