Winter is the perfect time for a family hike. See all kinds of animal tracks and savor the silent wonders of nature while you breath in the crisp air. Why not take along our kid-friendly backpacks for added enjoyment. Inside each backpack you will find interactive hiking gadgets such as binoculars, measuring devices, bug catchers, a journal and a copy of the "RI Family Hiking Guide" by Jeanine Silversmith, to name a few. The backpacks contain items specific to Barrington Land Conservation Trust properties Sowams Woods or Nockum Hill, but feel free to enjoy them at any of the Land Trust properties or in your own backyard. Checkout for 7 days, no holds or renewals.
Another exciting partnership between the library and the Barrington Land Conservation Trust: the Young Naturalist Backpack Program!