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

Box and Brew Challenge

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    

New Hiking / Paddling/ Mountain Biking Adventure Race

New Hiking / Paddling/ Mountain Biking Adventure Race

The Wildlands Adventure Challenge will take place for the first time on Saturday, October 6, 2018. A beginners' race will give those new to adventure racing a fun, gentle introduction to the sport. The beginners' race will last between one and three hours and will...

Wildlands Trail Race Oct. 28th

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...

Hike with Sarah on Sunday

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...

GPMCT Work Party This Friday

GPMCT Work Party This Friday

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...

Sacred Places Concert for the Wildlands

Sacred Places Concert for the Wildlands

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...

New Wildlands Map Coming Soon

New Wildlands Map Coming Soon

The updated Wildlands map is at the printers. It has a new look and features many small changes, several new trails and great new photos. Free to members. It will be available at various locations in Bucksport, Ellsworth and our office at 155 Route One in Bucksport. A...

Citizen Science Training August 23rd

Citizen Science Training August 23rd

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...