The Field
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Field Coordinates: N42° 28.767'  W71° 11.872'    Enter: 42.479598, -71.197412  into Google Maps for entrance location.

Field rules

Safety is extremely important and every member should abide by the following Field Rules. Any questions or comments should be directed to the Club Officers.

Frequency Pin

A Frequency Pin template, that you can edit with your membership and frequency channel information, can be downloaded here:
in Microsoft Word .doc or .docx formats.




Directions to the club

From the North:

  • Take Route 128 South to exit 33A, for Route 3 South.
  • Follow Route 3 South to the second traffic light where you will turn right onto Wayside Rd.
  • Follow Wayside road for about 1/4 mile until you come to the first traffic light.
  • Turn Left at this light onto South Bedford St.
  • Follow South Bedford less than 1/4 mile - Blanchard Road will be the first street on your right.
  • Turn Right onto Blanchard Road.
  • Follow Blanchard about 3/10 mile. You will see a chain link fence on your right and a stone wall on your left, with two small trails leading into the woods, behind which is the field.

From the South:

  • Take Route 128 to Exit 32 for Middlesex Turnpike, in Burlington.
  • At the bottom of the ramp (Best Buy will be in front of you), turn left.
  • At your first light turn left onto Wheeler Road.
  • Follow Wheeler (which will turn into Blanchard) for about 1 mile. You will see a chain link fence on your left and a stone wall on your right, with two small trails leading into the woods, behind which is the field.

If traveling from afar...

From New York, Connecticut and Points West:

  • Take Interstate-90 East, to Interstate-95/Route 128 North.
  • Follow 95/128 for about 20 miles.
  • See "From the South" directions above.

From New Hampshire and Points North via. Interstate 93 or Interstate 95:

  • Follow Interstate 93 or Interstate 95 south to Route 128/I-95.
  • Follow Route 128/I-95 southbound.
  • See "From the North" directions above.

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High resolution aerial photograph

High resolution aerial photograph

High resolution aerial photograph

The field in October 2006

The field (looking N from the bottom of the N-S runway)

The field (looking S from the top of the walking path - next to Blanchard road.) Note: The runways are not visible here. There is a 120 yard walk to the pits.

Panoramic view from the base of the pits/side of the N-S runway in the fall.

Aerial video of the field perimeter: two passes.
December 2010
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Aerial video of the field
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Aerial video of the field
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Aerial video of the field
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Aerial video of the field
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Aerial photo of the runways and pit area

Aerial photo including the field's direct surroundings

Aerial photo

Aerial photo from Quadcopter

Close-up aerial photo of the runways and pit area

Aerial photo including the field's direct surroundings

Regional aerial photo including major highways

Unadulturated aerial photo (no markings)

 


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