Mount Agamenticus Conservation Region

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Hours of Operation:
Park & Trails - Open Year Round Dawn to Dusk

Summit Access Road Gate
April thru September: 6 am - Sunset   October thru March: 7 am - Sunset
NOTICE: Weather conditions may cause temporary road closure  

Learning Lodge - Open Weekends 11 am-3pm Memorial Day Weekend thru Columbus Day
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Extended Hours July 3rd & 4th

Extended Hours July 3rd & 4th

Gate closes at 10:30pm!!

Come up to view the local fireworks:

Dover - July 4th, 9:00pm

Hampton Beach - July 4, 9:30pm

Kennebunk - July 4th, 9:10pm (rain date July 5th)

Ogunquit - July 4th, 9:15pm (rain date July 5th)

Old Orchard Beach - July 3rd & 4th, 9:45pm

Portsmouth - July 3rd, 9:15pm

Rye - July 4th, dusk

Saco - July 3rd, 9:30pm

Sanford - July 3rd, dusk (rain date July 5th)

South Berwick - July 3rd, Fireworks and Music 7-10pm

York - July 4th, 9:30pm (rain date July 5th)

 

Great News! The latest SUMMIT VIEW is here!

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We are thrilled to present the latest edition of the Summit View, a newsletter put together by a fabulous volunteer Friends group!  Download the newsletter to learn about the seasonal changes, the Big A Universal Access Trail, the new Kids' Corner in the Learning Lodge, upcoming programs, and much more.  Interested in joining the Friends?  Email Robin Kerr to get more information about this wonderful grassroots group.

 

 

 

Community Workdays 2015

Trail Crew

June 6th (National Trails Day), 9am-1pm
June 27th, 9am-1pm
July 25th, 9am-1pm
August 15th, 9am-1pm
September 15th, 9am-1pm
October 18th, 9am-1pm

Mt. A relies on volunteer work to help maintain the surrounding region. Projects vary based on our need and can range from summit beautification to working on the trails. Volunteering is a great way to give back to your community; many hands make light work! Register early to reserve your spot!

Contact Info: Call 207-361-1102 or Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to reserve your spot 

 

New! Learning Lodge Kids' Corner

The Kids Corner XYLEM  PHLOEM dj 03 smallNew Kids' Corner is a free program to help kids explore the outdoor world with their families featuring a fun nature craft.  Activity changes each weekend with topics covering photosynthesis, metamorphosis, bird and tree identification, and more!  

A $3 Donation per child is Happily Accepted.   Check out the Poster for more information. 

Interested in more guided programs?  Check out our 2015 Agamenticus Area Adventures!

  

 

Aerial Bug Squad: BATS!: Saturday, July 18th

Mt. A and the Center for Wildlife will feature these amazing flying mammals, highlighting their important role as natural insect control, and updates on their struggle with White-Nose Syndrome. Optional backyard bat box building workshop follows. Program is open to all ages!
 

Where: The Mount Agamenticus Learning Lodge

When: Saturday, July 18th, 10:00am-Noon
Cost: $7 suggested donation. Bat box workshop has added fee.

Visitwww.yorkcenterforwildlife.org for more information.

Please register in advance by calling 207-361-1400 or emailing: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  to reserve your spot.

 

Become a Learning Lodge Docent and a part of our TEAM

Learning Lodge group***WE ARE STILL LOOKING FOR GREAT VOLUNTEERS!!!***

The Mount Agamenticus Conservation Program is seeking individuals to help staff the new environmental education facility at the summit of Mount A. Volunteers will greet weekend visitors as they explore the Learning Lodge, answer questions, and help to explain our current work and conservation goals.
If you are interested in this opportunity or would like more information, please contact us at 207-361-1102 or Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .h