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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Community Workdays 2015

Trail Crew

Three more workdays this season:
 
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

Learning Lodge will be open Saturdays and Sundays thru Columbus Day.  Kids Corner XYLEM  PHLOEM dj 03 smallNew Kids' Corner will have a guided activity on Saturdays from 11am-2pm thru August!

The 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.    

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

  

 

Summer Stroll & Tree ID: Saturday, August 8th!

Learn the common names of popular tree species on a gentle stroll following the new Big A and Ring trails. We will take a second look at leaf evidence, bark, buds, seeds, and more to assist in identification.

Where: The Mount Agamenticus Learning Lodge
When: Saturday, August 8th, 10:00am-12:00pm
Suggested Donation: $5

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

 

 

Great Maine Outdoor Weekend: Fri, Sept 25th-Sun, Sept 27th

Great Maine Outdoor Weekend posterCelebrate being active outside in Maine by connecting friends and neighbors with the natural world, promoting fun, physical activity, and good health! Join us at Mt. A for a guided program (see Eyes Like A Hawk below) or enjoy a self guided hike following the StoryWalk along the Ring trail to the summit.

PLUS- NEW THIS YEAR!  MOUNT A TRAILFEST, Sat., Sept. 26th- This is a trail run fundraiser to support the stewardship and outreach efforts within the Mount Agamenticus region.  There is a 9 miler, 5K course, and even a 1K fun run for kids!  FMI visit: http://www.mountatrailfest.com

Visit: greatmaineoutdoorweekend.org for more information about the GMOW.

 

 

Eyes like a Hawk: Sunday, September 27th

Best bring your binocs for this one! Meet live raptors of the Center for Wildlife and learn about the annual migration. Mt. A flyway viewing follows. All ages welcome!

Where: The Mount Agamenticus Learning Lodge
When: Sunday, September 27th,10:00-12:00pm
Suggested Donation: $7
What to Bring: Binoculars!

Visitwww.yorkcenterforwildlife.org for more information.

Thank you to Gary Stevens for this wondeful photo of an immature Red-tailed Hawk!

 

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