Wildlands Winter Run Cancelled

We regret the Wildlands Winter Run scheduled for Sunday, Feb 17, has been cancelled. The combination of rain and cold temperatures in the forecast will likely result in difficult conditions on the course.  We hope to see you at our Adventure Race in early October, our Trail Run in late October. And you can count […]

Trust Seeking Comment on Accreditation Renewal

The Land Trust Alliance’s land trust accreditation program recognizes land conservation organizations that meet national standards for protecting important natural places and working lands. After 5 years accreditation, Great Pond Mountain Conservation Trust (GPMCT) is applying to renew its accreditation. A public comment period is now open. The Land Trust Accreditation Commission, an independent program […]

Winter in the Wildlands

To You and Your Family

Happy Holidays!

54 Runners in Wildlands Trail Race

Judson Cake and Jen Britz, both from Bar Harbor, were the first male and female of 45  finishers (1 dog) in the 6.3-mile Wildlands Trail Race Sunday.   Race day was cool and damp with temperatures in the high 40’s and occasional light rain. An additional 9 runners participated in the 2-mile run, with first and […]

2-Mile Wildlands Trail Race

Nine runners participated in the 2-mile race, run in conjunction with the 6.3-mile race. First and second places, respectively, went  to 12-year old Liam Cormier of Orrington and 7-year old Antonia Burns of Bass Harbor. 2-Mile Race Results 6.3-Mile Race Results

Box and Brew Challenge

Box and Brew Challenge, October 1  – November 30th, 2018  Find 8 of the 16 Letterboxes on the Great Pond Mountain Wildlands and get a 10% discount on all Mason’s menu items, redeemable until November 30th, 2018! Details    

Wildlands Trail Race Oct. 28th

Update! The Wildlands Race is coming up this Sunday, October 28. Weather looks perfect for a fall Wildlands trail run: the nor’easter will have passed to our south and temps will be rising into the 40’s with chance of light rain. Bring an extra warm layer and a dry set of clothes in the car! […]

Hike with Sarah on Sunday

Experienced Wildlands explorer Sarah LeVine will lead a hike on Sunday, Sept. 9th at Oak Hill. Check in with Sarah in advance for specifics: sarahlevine5@gmail.com or 667-1293. Oak Hill is about a 3-hour hike. If you haven’t gone on one of Sarah’s Sunday hikes this summer, give it a try!