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

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...