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The Friends of Hemlock Gorge

Celebration of Our Summer Picnics


A special annual treat for the Friends is our Summer Picnic, a time at which we all get together on the property to enjoy the fruits of our labors.

We're just setting up this archive and hope to have more pictures soon.

Click on the links in the table below to see the archives from some of our cleanups. We have photos from 2001 to the present, but haven't had the opportunity to post them. Sorry.

2000 2001 2002
2003  2004 2005
2006 2007 2008
2017 2010 2011
2012 2013  



2001 The 2002 summer picnic

A photo from the 2001 picnic taken at the Stone Building. Note that the windows were bricked up.


The 2002 picnic at Hamilton Place



On Tuesday, August 5, 2003 more than 30 Friends of Hemlock Gorge and members of the family of the late Ken Newcomb gathered for our Annual Summer Picnic and to dedicate his memorial bench at Artist's Point.

To see more pictures of the memorial site, click here and to see a photos of the picnic and the dedication celebration, click here.


On Tuesday, August 3, 2004 more than 30 Friends of Hemlock Gorge, members of the press, representatives of the MWRA (subsequently the DCR), and State and Local Government officials gathered for our Annual Summer Picnic and to dedicate the newly restored Echo Platform under Echo Bridge

To learn more and to see the pictures of the platform under construction, the  picnic and the dedication, click here.


Photographs by John P. Mordes, M.D.

Page last updated Friday, October 06, 2017

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