Thursday, September 23, 2010
More Trails and Sails this Weekend!
September 25 and 26 is the final weekend for this only-in-September set of events, which are so terrific, you ought to have to pay double. But they are all FREE!!!!
Experience Inspiration as you explore the living landscape of natural, cultural and historic treasures that define the Essex National Heritage Area.
Explore the birthplace of the US Coast Guard in Newburyport;
Survey Babson Farm Quarry in Rockport and see traditional stone-splitting;
Walk in the footsteps of millionaire industrialists whose fortunes transformed the mill cities and towns of the Merrimack Valley;
Take in the vistas of several spectacular saltwater farms along the Essex Heritage Scenic Byway, learning the histories of families who lived and worked there;
Dig up the dirt on hardy American plants at Boxford's Kelsey Arboretum;
Discover the decorative arts collection at Manchester's historic Trask House;
And much, much more ...
Over 100 FREE adventures await you at www.trailsandsails.org
Search the schedule of events & create your own customized itinerary.
Connect while on the go via Facebook, Twitter and the TRAILS & SAILS mobile website.
FREE printed guides are available at 10 Essex Heritage Regional Visitor Centers
I hope to see you somewhere in Essex County, MA, this weekend!