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Agamenticus Adventure: Wetland Walk - Saturday, June 10th

R34 6-29-04 blandings 1 of 2Come join us at Mt. A as we kick off our guided nature walk series with a Wetland Walk!

The Mount A region has the highest concentration of vernal pools in the state and is home to 3 threatened and endangered species. Join us and the Center for Wildlife to learn about seasonal life cycles, critical habitats, and the difference between facultative and obligate species, visit with CFW turtle ambassadors, and then hike to nearby vernal pools, ephemeral streams, and wetlands. Presentation and hike recommended for ages 10+ (or parental discretion)

 
When: Saturday, June 10th, 10:00am - Noon
Where: Mount Agamenticus Learning Lodge
What to bring: water and a light snack if you like
 Suggested Donation: $7
Info/Registration: email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Last Updated on Friday, 26 May 2017 16:45

Mount A Trail 5K & 1mi Challenge - Saturday, September 16th

Mount A Trail Challenge map cropThis is an event for all health levels to enjoy the outdoors and meet your own fitness goals. Our new Big A Universal Access trail can accommodate all capabilities, while adjoining trails offer even greater challenges. Join us and establish your own personal record! Check out a free training program geared toward preparing for the challenge: "Track to Trail 1Mi/5K" (optional): Parks and Recreation 

Download the poster and registration form HERE
ANYONE WANTING TO REGISTER AFTER SEPT 14th MUST REGISTER ON RACE DAY AT THE YORK DISTRICT COURTHOUSE

Last Updated on Wednesday, 10 May 2017 18:53

Ticks and Poison Ivy

ticksIts that time of year and we all need to be vigilant!  Here are some TIPS on how to avoid tick bites and posion ivy along with some basic hiking tips.

Enjoy your visit!

 

Last Updated on Wednesday, 10 May 2017 18:53

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National Trails Day - Saturday, June 3rd

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Come celebrate National Trails Day with us!  We plan to hike approx. 1 mile and conduct trail maintenance along the Darter trail. Learn more about bench cutting, brushing and proper trail drainage techniques.  Please rsvp with  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  and plan to bring your hiking/work boots, water and work gloves. We will provide the tools and training to complete the project. Timeframe for the day is 9:00am-12:30pm with light refreshments after.  
 
Upcoming community workdays to help keep Mount A a natural treasure: 
July 22dAugust 19th
September 16th (Mount A Trails 5K/1Mi Run/Walk- times TBD) and
 October 21st
Remember, many hands make light work!!

Last Updated on Friday, 26 May 2017 16:43

More Outdoor Opportunities...

Check out our Agamenticus Area Adventures!  Plus:  

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Visit Town of York Parks and Recreation for latest program offerings and events!

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Visit Gateway to Maine: Outside to plan your next outdoor adventure with our partnering organizations!

Last Updated on Wednesday, 10 May 2017 19:08