NEW TRACTOR IN THE WILDLANDS

On May 15 in the Wildlands, a dream finally came true.  Great Pond Trust’s new Kubota tractor showed up on schedule. This machine comes complete with brush hog, landscape rake, and rear grader blade. It will be used primarily for maintaining roads and mowing...

NEW BOG BRIDGING IN THE WILDLANDS

April 27, 2014. BIG THANKS to Logan Cote and Orland’s Scout Troop 102, who spent Monday morning  constructing over 100 feet of bog bridging on our Wildlands Birding Path (off Hothole Pond Trail). This is Logan’s Eagle Scout project. Come check it out....

Bucksport Farmer’s Market returns

The Bucksport Farmer’s Market will be back outdoors on Main Street (next to the Post Office) Thursdays starting May 15, 2:30-5 pm. New vendors will join the ones you grew to love and support last season. GPMCT is a sponsor! Support your local farmers and enjoy some...
To the Summit! Campaign a success

To the Summit! Campaign a success

THANK YOU for helping us reach the summit! Just as 2013 ended, we reached our campaign goal of $750,000 to purchase 200 acres atop Orland’s Great Pond Mountain, connecting the two Wildlands sections and conserving the mountain’s summit forever! The To the...

2014 SNOWSHOE RACE RESULTS

ORLAND – Ice and slush didn’t stop 19 diehard runners from competing  in the  12th annual Wildlands  Snowshoe Race on Sunday, Feb. 2 in the Great Pond Mountain Wildlands.  Matt Methot, 23, a Maine Maritime Academy student from Portland, took home the prize for...

GREENS GATHERING IN THE WILDLANDS

December 1, 2013. Dozens of families braved fog, chill, and drizzle to gather greens and trees in the Wildlands. The atmosphere was festive and twenty-five trees were harvested.  Join us next Sunday at noon for Day 2 of this annual event. FOR MORE PICTURES, visit our...