A variety of outings are planned by the Brattleboro section of the Green Mountain Club.
Bring drinking water and a lunch. Wear sturdy footwear, dress appropriately for the weather and be prepared for weather changes.
Trips vary in level of difficulty. All trips are free. Call the leader for information and directions; for additional upcoming outings, see www.brattleborogmc.com. The Green Mountain Club is a nonprofit organization that maintains hiking trails and promotes environmental conservation and outdoor recreation in Vermont.
Saturday October 3
Hike Stratton Mountain. Foliage hike to the birthplace of both the Long Trail and the Appalachian Trail. Leader: George Roy, 603-399-7756.
Saturday October 10
Foliage bike tour. Easy trip from Townshend to Grafton and back, with lunch. Leader: Joe Cook, 257-0609.
Saturday October 24
Hike and do a fall trail maintenance inspection of the Long Trail. From Routes 11 and 30 to the Winhall River. Leaders: Bonnie and Rob Cramp, 348-7158.