Mountain Bike Trail Events

Mountain Bike Trail Events

Have you heard that the best new mountain bike trail in all of Maine is being built in the Bucksport-Orland area? Learn more on June 22 and June 23! Great Pond Mountain Conservation Trust and the Penobscot Region chapter of the New England Mountain Biking Association...

Wildlands Winter Run Cancelled

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...

Trust Seeking Comment on Accreditation Renewal

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...

Winter Solstice Wildlands Hike/ Celebration w BMCC

Winter Solstice Wildlands Hike/ Celebration w BMCC

Saturday, December 22, 3:30 – 6:30 pm Meet at the North Gate Celebrate the Return of the Sun and the Full Moon in the Wildlands. We will meet at the North Gate (off the Bald Mountain Road) at 3:30 pm and hike/ski/snowshoe about 1.3 miles into the Great Meadow. The...

54 Runners in Wildlands Trail Race

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...

2-Mile Wildlands Trail Race

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