Sample Week

**This is a sample itinerary only. Programs will be customized to suit the group that is visiting, according to the time of year that the visit takes place. Overnight backpacking trips are based on staff availability and cannot be guaranteed. Camping at April Hill and transportation to/from trailheads would be arranged.

Day 1
Arrive and welcome
Greenagers Mission & Land Acknowledgement
Tour of April Hill Farm and Conserved Land
Onsite Service Learning Opportunities
Gear Check and Practice Set-up
Overnight at April Hill

Day 2
Break camp and final gear check
Van drop off at Undermountain Trailhead  (7.5 miles) or Mt. Riga Trailhead (4 miles)
Hike Over Bear Mountain to Sages Ravine Group Campsite
Overnight option: Set up camp cook dinner on camp stoves  (no campfire allowed, CT Law)
Day trip option: After exploring Sages Ravine hike to Mt. Frissell trailhead for pick up

Day 3
Break Camp
Hike from Sages Ravine over Mt. Everett to Guilder Pond to swim. Continue to  Glen Brook Shelter (7 miles)
Overnight Option: Swim at Guilder Pond and hike to Glen Brook Shelter.  Set up camp, cook dinner, campfire allowed.
Day trip option: Morning drop off at Mt. Frissell Trailhead. Swim and pick up at Guilder Pond, campfire at April Hill

Day 4
Overnight Option: Break Camp
Day Trip: Drop off at Guilder Pond
Hike back to April Hill (3.5 miles)
Set up camp
Celebration barbecue

Day 5
Group Activities:  break camp, make lunch from the garden, or participate in service
Lunch and group reflection