Hoosick River Greenway

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HRG Earth Day Natural History Walks. Saturday, April 20, 2013

From 9am-11am, friends of the Hoosic River Greenway will lead guided walks focusing on the plants and animals of the Greenway. Meet at the old water works off Carey Avenue at 9 a.m. for your own guided tour of: early songbirds; or waterfowl; or common early wildflowers, shrubs, and trees. (The plant walk will include an introduction to wild edibles, and samples of dishes made from one or two wild edible species.) Bring binoculars if you have them. Some hand lenses will be provided for would-be botanists. The event is free and open to everyone. For more information, contact the Hoosic River Watershed Association at 413 458-2742 or office@hoorwa.org.

2/10/11—Phase One Master Plan Completed

The LandWorks consulting firm has completed the conceptual design for the HRG master plan. The plan incorporates both necessary item details as well as conceptual ideas as to what the trail may include in the future. To see the plans follow the links below.

Overall Site PlanOverall Site Plan (1.54Mb PDF) Section FourEnlargement; Section 4, the north end (1.16Mb PDF) Section Three Enlargement; Section 3, the Big Bend (1.24Mb PDF)
Section Two Enlargement; Section 2, the flood control berm (1.23Mb PDF) Section One Enlargement; Section 1, the south end (1.15Mb PDF) Potential Amenities Potential Amenities (469Kb PDF)
Section One Proposed trail cross sections (441Kb PDF)