Mount Agamenticus Conservation Region



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

Latest News

York's Snowman Contest

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Do You Want to Build a Snowman?
Enter York's inaugural snowman sculpting CONTEST and have some fun in the snow this winter! The rules are simple: build your masterpiece starting from as soon as there is packable snow until the end of February vacation week, take a photo of it, and post it to York Parks and Recreation's facebook page. The photos with the most "likes" win!
Visit YPRD's Community Events or facebook for full guidelines
Celebrate the season enjoying outdoor fun in Maine!s Program), Saturday, February 14th, 9am-3pm


Seeking Sweethearts: Saturday, February 14th, 3-5:00 pm

seeking sweetheartsLearning Lodge owl courtship and nesting program followed by snowshoe (or hike) owl prowl. Bring all of your loved ones! Lodge program is open to all ages; hike recommended for 10+ (for parental discretion), $7 suggested donation per person.

For full details and to register, visit: or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .



Great Maine Outdoor Weekend: Fri-Sun, February 13th-15th

winter funCelebrate being active outside in Maine by connecting friends and neighbors with the natural world, promoting fun, physical activity, and good health! Enjoy the outdoors at Mt. A and take advantage of several offered events and programs with York Parks and Recreation, Center for Wildlife, and White Pine Programs.


Activities will include:
o Group Cross Country Ski Session (Agamenticus Ski Club), Friday, February 13th 4 p.m.

o Backtracking Bobcat (White Pines Program), Saturday, February 14th, 9am-3pm

o Seeking Sweethearts (Center for Wildlife & Mount A), Saturday, Feb. 14th, 3-5 pm.

o Do You Want to Build A Snowman? (York Parks and Recreation Department) Contest All Weekend+!

Download the POSTER for more details! For more info on the state-wide celebration, visit


Winter Storywalk - Stickeen

STKN COVER2Our winter storywalk, Stickeen, by John Muir, as retold by Donnell Rubay and illustrated by Christopher Canyon is now posted!

The story begins at the lowest parking lot on the ring trail, continues on the west side of Ring, and up the Witch Hazel trail to finish on the summit. 




Great News! The latest SUMMIT VIEW is here!

New Big A Trail

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 bird migration, breaking ground on the Big A Universal Access Trail, other news from the trail, upcoming programs, and much more.  Interested in joining the Friends?  Email Robin Kerr to get more information about this wonderful grassroots group.




More Outdoor Opportunities...


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Check out the new website, latest program offerings, and events at       Town of York Parks and Recreation!




Visit Gateway to Maine: Outside to plan your next outdoor adventure with our partnering organizations!