Friends of the Blue Hills

Donate to the 35 Years and Counting Campaign

Please join people like Laura Beebe and donate to the ’35 Years and Counting’ Campaign’ to make sure all of us can continue to enjoy the Blue Hills for years to come.     With your donation, you are joining a proud 35-year tradition of protecting the park. With your support today, you will help: Maintain the trails so everyone can explore the park Remove invasive species that so that everyone can enjoy healthy forests Celebrate the park… so that people can visit the park for 35 years… and beyond. Please donate to the’35 [...]
Canton Citizen

Autumn Sights

Canton Community Television manager and Citizen columnist Tanya Willow captured some stunning natural shots at Reservoir Pond and the Bradley Estate over Columbus Day weekend. Have any fall-themed photos to share? Send them to for consideration in our print or online editions.
Canton Citizen

CHS field hockey team clinches Division 1 tourney berth

The CHS field hockey team is headed back to the Division 1 south sectional tournament after taking two out of three road games last week to improve to 9-4-2 overall. The Bulldogs’ lone loss came Wednesday against first-place Oliver Ames, although they quickly regrouped and went on to dominate Milford just two days later. Although [...]
Friends of the Blue Hills

Woodcock Walk in Fowl Meadow

Saturday Evening, March 28, 6:00 pm – Woodcock Walk in Fowl Meadow FBH joint walk with Brookline Bird Club. Hike 1 mile to witness the spring mating flight of the American Woodcock. Bring binoculars. 2 hours. Meet at Paul’s Bridge parking lot on Neponset Valley Pkwy. Leader: Steve Olanoff, 781-326-6585.
Friends of the Blue Hills

Blue Hills Bird Walk

Saturday, March 28, 8:00 am – Blue Hills Bird Walk FBH joint walk with Brookline Bird Club. Several short hikes, each about one mile, the first of which is steep, to look for early spring migrants. Beginners are welcome. Bring binoculars and bird book. 4.5 hours. Meet at the small parking lot on Chickatawbut Road just off Randolph Ave. Leader: Steve Olanoff, 781-326-6585.
Friends of the Blue Hills

Houghton Section Hike

Saturday, Mar. 7, 10:00 am – Houghton Section Hike FBH joint hike with AMC. 7-mile hike on a variety of trails with several views and lunch atop Buck Hill. 5 hours. Meet at Houghton’s Pond lot. Leader: Steve Olanoff, 781-326-6585.
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