2017-2018 Field Trip Calendar

 

The Duxbury Camera Club hosts a number of exciting field trips every season. Only paid members (plus 1 adult guest) are welcome to join us on these trips. 

Wolf Hollow Date: Sat, June 16th    
Time:  9:00 am
Carpool: Stop & Shop parking lot, Rt 139 Pembroke
Price:  Wolf Hollow $8.50 Adults, $6 Seniors
Trip Leader: Pam Webster Walsh (Click to Email)

Description: 

WOLF HOLLOW

Wolf Hollow is a non-profit wolf sanctuary, located in Ipswich MA, created to help preserve the wolf in the wild through education and exposure.

Visitors to the compound are given a unique opportunity to meet resident gray wolves while enjoying an enlightening one-hour educational presentation. During this time visitors will observe the wolves interacting with their pack-mates at close range.

Learn more at http://www.wolfhollowipswich.org/

CRANE ESTATE

Also on the agenda, is a trip to the Crane Estate.

Chicago industrialist Richard T. Crane, Jr. built the 59 room summer retreat known as, Castle Hill, in 1928 which is now a 165-acre National Historic Landmark.

With its winding salt marshes, miles of barrier beach, and beautiful hilltop mansion, the Crane Estate, boasts some of the most spectacular scenery in the Northeast.

Learn More at http://www.craneestateevents.com/

liberte in Falmouth Date: Tues, July 10th    
Time: 10:00 pm
Carpool: Hannaford's Parking Lot, Rts 53/3A
Price:  $40 (if you plan to join us on sunset sail at 6PM)
Trip Leader: Camille Neville (Click to Email)
 

Description: 

Today we plan to go to picturesque Woodshole/Falmouth Harbor where there is plenty to do and see. We will start by visiting Woodshole and grabbing a bite to eat at one of their local restaurants. We will then move on to Nobska Lighthouse and Falmouth Harbor.

We will visit  the quaint Falmouth downtown area and harbor where we will then brown bag it and bring our dinner aboard the sailing ship Liberte for a wonderful Sunset Cruise at 6PM.

You can plan to join us for the whole day (including the sunset sail), or you can just come for the day trip (or just the sail). It's your choice. If you are only coming for the sunset sail portion, please meet us at the Falmouth docks, 227 Clinton Ave  at 5:15PM. Be sure to buy your tickets ahead of time and bring your own brown bag meal.  https://www.theliberte.com/

Please watch for weather, as we will have to reschedule if it rains.

If you are interested in this trip, and/or plan to attend, please email the trip leader.

 

Plymouth Date: Wednesday, Aug 22nd   
Time: 2 pm
Carpool: Big Y Parking Lot, Rt 53/3A in Kingston.  For those who would like to meet us in Plymouth, we will meet at Plymouth Rock at 2:30.
Price:  
Trip Leader: Frank Moccaldi (Click to Email)
 

Description: 

Join us in exploring the scenic and historic Plymouth Center area.  Some of the possible photo ops are: the waterfront, the Plymouth jetty, Plymouth Rock, the Mayflower, Jenny Grist Mill, Burial Hill, Brewster Gardens, Pilgrim Hall Museum and Memorial hall.  We will also be taking a sunset cruise on the paddle wheel boat, the "Pilgrim Belle". 

Please email the trip leader if you plan to attend.

 

Cranberry Festival Date: Saturday, Oct. 6th   
Time: 9:15 am
Carpool: Big Y Parking Lot, Rt 53/3A in Kingston
Price:  $10, $5 Seniors
Trip Leader: Terri Nickerson (Click to Email)
 

Description: 

Join us at the annual Cranberry Harvest Festival in Wareham. Watch demonstrations of the colorful berries being harvested,  try your hand at some "street" photography,  photograph the scenery, visit the vendors and you can even take a helicopter ride if you'd like.
 
 

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Please email the trip leader if you plan to attend.

 

Subcategories

Historical List of Past Field Trips