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If you encounter a bear ….

If you encounter a bear ….

In September a person on the Mass Central Rail Trail in Rutland reported to the Wachusett Greenways trail patrol volunteer that they encountered a bear on the trail. In August two piles of bear scat were found in the MCRT parking lot at Wachusett Street, Rutland. Here...

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Thank you!

Dear Greenways Volunteers, THANK YOU! On Saturday, September 8, you stepped up for super work with Wachusett Greenways on the Mass Central Rail Trail in Oakham and for hospitality and a new member drive at the MCRT in Rutland. For trail clearing on September 8: Many...

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Join us for Golden Spike Conference July 28th in Northampton

Join us for Golden Spike Conference July 28th in Northampton

Join us for Golden Spike 2018 to learn about remarkable rail trail connections on the Mass Central Rail Trail and beyond. Kurt Gaertner, Director of Land Policy & Planning at MA Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs, will share a vision for more Golden...

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Our 2016 Year in Review is finally here!

Our 2016 Year in Review is finally here!

Though our 2016 annual report was long-delayed, we think you'll be delighted to see all that YOU - our volunteers and donors - accomplished together. Click here to view the 2016 Year in Review Please watch for our 2017 Annual Review in your postal mail coming...

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Wachusett Region’s Historic Cemetery Trails

Wachusett Region’s Historic Cemetery Trails

Our new biking tours of historic area cemeteries were designed and created by Boy Scout Kurt Maiser of Troop 182 Holden. The year-long research and resultant Web page(s) are his Eagle Project. Kurt was fascinated by the stories he uncovered of former residents who...

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MCRT Program to be Shown on  Holden Community Television

MCRT Program to be Shown on Holden Community Television

Holden Community Television (HCTV) is now airing a program about the Mass Central Railroad - talk given by Joel Angiolillo at the Weston Library on March 7, 2017. This program was taped by Weston Community Media. Airtimes for this show can be found on the HCTV...

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