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Mount Agamenticus is known for its unique trail system and rich natural resources.
State, local and non-profit landowners are working together to balance protection of these lands for wildlife habitat and water quality
while providing opportunities for safe and sustainable recreation.
Hours of Operation:
Summit Access Road Gate
April thru September: 6 am - Sunset October thru March: 7 am - Sunset
NOTICE: Weather conditions may cause temporary road closure
Learning Lodge - CLOSED until May
Open Weekends 11 am-3pm Memorial Day Weekend thru Columbus Day
Looking for rewarding work? Join our team! We are currently accepting applications for a Trails, Grounds & Facilities Supervisor! Position descriptions and details have been updated and posted on our Get Involved page. For more opportunities, check out the York Parks and Recreation Department's offerings: http://www.yorkparksandrec.org/info/employment Thank you!h
The Story Walk™ program combines the benefits of physical activity, time outdoors in nature, literacy and family time by taking children’s books and posting them, in pieces, along a recreational path or hiking trail. Discover this winter's feature: "A Porcupine's Promenade" a new book by local author Lyn Smith and illustrated by Jamie Hogan. Its a great way to break in those new boots, snow shoes, cross country skis, crampons and other winter gear!
To find the story start at the base parking lot (where Mountain Road meets Ring Trail) and follow the pages along the western side of the Ring Trail (left at first fork) to Witch Hazel Trail and finish near the summit. Enjoy!
Celebrate the Great Maine Outdoor Weekend with a fun owl courtship and nesting program followed by a snowshoe (or hike) owl prowl! This is the perfect pre-Valentine’s Day event connecting friends and families with Mt. A’s natural world while promoting outdoor physical activity and good health during a time of year when we may all need extra motivation coming out of our own hibernation. Bring all of your loved ones! Lodge program with CFW’s live owl ambassadors is open to all ages; hike recommended for 10+ (for parental discretion).
Suggested donation: $7/person, all proceeds go towards CFW and Mount A's work stewarding our local wildlife, habitats, and natural resources
Do You Want to Build a Snowman?
You might win a prize if you do!
Enter York’s third annual snowman sculpting CONTEST and have some fun in the snow this winter!
The rules are simple: build your masterpiece, take a photo of it with the person/people who built it or with an identifying York landmark in the background and post it to York Parks and Recreation’s facebook page with the entrant(s) full name and using #yorkmaine. Prizes will be awarded for the photos with the most “likes”! Celebrate the season enjoying outdoor fun in Maine.
This activity is in conjunction with the Great Maine Outdoors Weekend. For more info on the state-wide celebration, visit www.greatmaineoutdoorweekend.org
Contest will begin January 1st and run through the end of February vacation, February 24th.