Merck Path

The entrance path to Merck Forest & Farmland Center.

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RUPERT — With a November chill in the air, it’s a perfect time to head up to Merck Forest & Farmland Center for a walk in the woods and around the farmstead.

MFFC requests that all visitors comply with Vermont’s physical and social distancing protocols when on the property.

All trails remain open; all outbuildings remain closed; the Visitor Center is open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays.

Second Saturday Hikes continue 4 to 5:30 p.m. Nov. 14 and Dec. 12.

Admission is $5; reservations are required.

Because it is hunting season, all hikers and their pups need to wear a hunter orange vest.

Please read all MFFC COVID-19 guidelines before registering.

Both hikes will be led by knowledgeable staff, who will guide hikers through Merck Forest’s farm and forest trail network.

For more information and to register, visit www.merckforest.org.


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