Explore the path of the Mill River from Smith College to Licking Water, downtown before it was diverted away from the city center in 1940. At each stop along the way, local experts will reveal bits of history about the particular location and archival photos and maps will be explained.
Tour starts at 2:30 PM - Friday & Saturday
Guide: John Sinton
Mode: walking - 3 miles (90 minutes)
John Sinton is one of the principals of the Mill River Greenway Initiative whose mission is to design and create a greenway along the Mill River that protects the watershed, preserves cultural artifacts and encourages recreational activities. John is a trained
historian and is currently writing a book on the history of the Mill River.