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Tomlinson Lake Hike to Freedom

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Saturday, October 5, 2019 at 12:00pm - 6:00pm
Duration
6 hours
Location
250 Glenburn Road
Carlingford, NB Open in google maps
Cost
Free
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Experience the final few miles of North America’s northernmost route of the Underground Railroad…Fun for all ages, family oriented, and FREE entry to the public! Enjoy a visit to home base where there is a pop-up history museum about the Underground Railroad and black history, watch a civil war reanctment and encampment, and enjoy a meal cooked on an open fire. There is a 2.5 km self guided hike (marked trail) featuring local artists along the way! On the hike, you’ll see the building of a squatter’s cabin and view a pit house with period actors. The trail is posted with interesting information about black history! Find us on Google Map and follow us on Facebook. Remember to bring: a water bottle, hiking footwear, sweater, first aid kit, book bag, hat, sunblock, snacks, tissue, whistle, lighter (as a safety precaution)