MattaTrek 2024

Saturday, April 13, 8:00 AM

The Mattatuck Museum invites you to support or join Museum Director Bob Burns as he raises money for our programs and exhibitions on our longest day hike by hiking the entire 23.5-miles to Massachusetts before the sun sets.

MattaTrek 2024 begins on Saturday, April 13th, 8:00 AM in the upper lot at Reservoir Number 6 off of Route 44 in West Hartford. Meet us at 7:30 AM for registration and pick up your MattaTrek T-Shirt.

Reservoir Loop- beautiful 6K walk around the Reservoir.
Through Hike- peels off around mile 3 of the loop to climb to Heublein Tower and then 20 more miles into Massachusetts.

The MattaTrek is rain or shine!

Location: Reservoir Number 6, West Hartford, CT

Hiker Tickets:

$35 – Participate and get a free MattaTrek T-shirt:
$100 – Participate and get a free MattaTrek T-shirt + Name listed on shirt

Become a Sponsored Hiker:

Raise money, challenge yourself, and help support the Mattatuck Museum by becoming a sponsored hiker! You will be listed on our website with your own individual link to share with your friends and family so they can sponsor you!

Sponsored hikers can walk the loop or join Bob beyond on a self-guided hike as he continues on to Massachusetts.

Support a Sponsored Hiker:

Don’t want to hike but want to support the event? Consider sponsoring one of the following hikers:

Sponsor the MattaTrek:

Become an MattaTrek Sponsor at one of the following levels:

Sponsorship Levels:

$1,500 Gold

  • Premier spot for company name/logo on event T-Shirts
  • Mentions on Social Media
  • Recognition during kickoff ceremony
  • 10 free T-shirts

$1,000 Silver

  • Name/Logo on event T-Shirts
  • Mentions on Social Media
  • 5 free T-Shirts

$500 Bronze

  • Company name listed on event T-Shirts
  • 2 free T-Shirts

Contact Ryan Flanders at or (203) 753-0381 x123 with any questions