Join us for a work party at Old Chapman Farm on Friday, Sept. 7th from 9am-noon. Meet other great people, get some exercise, and help improve the trails. We’ll cut encroaching branches, smooth rough spots, and control water flow. All tools provided. FMI: Steward Shawn Mercer (207)322-6725.
Join us on Saturday, Sept. 8that 7pm for the Sacred Places Concert to benefit the Wildlands. Local songwriters will share their songs and stories about their connection to nature and conservation.The concert will take place at the Bald Mountain Community Center, 1287 Bald Mountain Road in North Orland. Suggested donation: $10 each, $25 for families. […]
Come to Miles Lane Trails at 10:00 on August 23rd and learn how to participate in a local citizen science project. Along with the Schoodic Institute, Earthwatch, and GPMCT staff, you’ll hear about international research being done in our area on the arrival of migratory birds and the timing of fruit development. For more information […]
The Trust is celebrating 25 years of conservation, 1993-2018. Join us Thursday, August 16, 2018 in the Great Meadow in the Wildlands, Orland, Maine at 4pm. No RSVP required. We’ll hold a short business meeting, followed by bluegrass music with Dick Bowden’s Flying Circus. Wine, beer and finger food will be provided. The Great Meadow […]
On Friday, June 22, the second day of summer, we’ll be opening the South Gate for vehicle access for the first time this year. The Gate will be open during the day on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays through the end of October. This year, the North Gate, on the Bald Mountain Road in North will […]
This past spring the Bald Mt. Community Center, the Penobscot Region New England Mountain Bike Association, and GPMCT jointly hosted a trail building school. About 30 participants spent the morning in the classroom and the afternoon constructing GPMCT’s first mountain bike trail. Several other land trusts were represented and PR-NEMBA provided much of the human […]
Take the scenic route to the Orland River Day festivities Saturday, June 30—join the annual Alewife Run from Craig Brook National Fish Hatchery to Orland Village! Cheri Domina of Great Pond Mountain Conservation Trust and Karen Francoeur ofCastine Kayak Adventures will lead canoers and kayakers from the Alamoosook Lake beach at 8 am sharp for a leisurely 3.5-mile (less than […]