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High Ridge WMA, Westminster/Gardner

High Ridge WMA East Gardner Rd., Westminster

Meet at 7:00 a.m. at the gated end of East Gardner Road, 3 miles north of the Route 2/Route 140 intersection (Exit 25) via Town Farm Road to East Gardner Road, Westminster. Please be prepared to walk.

Connecticut River Valley Hot Spots

DCR Quabbin Visitor Center 100 Winsor Dam Rd., Belchertown

The Connecticut River Valley agricultural fields in Hadley and Northampton are a magnet for southbound migrants, wintering waterfowl, and raptors, and have hosted numerous rare species. We will visit several “hot spots” depending on the most recent bird sightings.

Quabbin Reservoir Auto Trip **CANCELLED**

Quabbin Reservoir Gate 43 Greenwich Rd., Hardwick

Our annual auto trip, permitted by Massachusetts DCR, takes us inside the gates and over the back roads of East Quabbin. We will make frequent stops to walk or scope the water.