Upcoming Events

Manhan Rail Trail Committee Meeting: April 27, 2020

Maintenance by Peter Brooks Oct. 2010The monthly meeting of the Manhan Rail Trail Committee will be held Monday, April 27, 2020 at 7:00 PM in the upstairs conference room at the Easthampton Municipal Building, 50 Payson Ave., Easthampton.

Items on the Committee agenda  include maintenance issues such as tree work and brush removal and plans to expand the trail with spurs to White Brook Middle School and Nonotuck Park.  All meetings are open to the public and we encourage trail enthusiasts to stop by and join in the discussion!

Manhan Rail Trail Mulching Party: May 2, 2020

Please join us for the annual trail mulching party on Saturday, May 2, 2020,  8:00 – 10:00AM. Please meet on the trail at the mural between Payson Avenue and Union Street, Easthampton.

Please bring your own gardening or work gloves, and whatever tools you can muster (rakes, shovels, clippers, loppers, hand saws, and wheelbarrows.) The city provides trash bags. Don’t forget your water bottle and sunscreen!

Also, volunteers are needed to clean up trash and branches along other sections of the trail, especially from Coleman Road to Payson Avenue and from Union Street to Ferry Street  behind the mills).

It’s a great opportunity to meet some other like-minded folks and help maintain the trail. Hope to see you there one or both of those days!

Questions? Call Barb LaBombard: (413) 529-1460.

Cancelled! Bike Week Trail Break: May 16, 2020

Due to the Covid 19 outbreak, all Bike Week events have been cancelled, including the Trail Break originally scheduled for Saturday, May 16, on the Manhan Rail Trail.