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COMING SOON TO BUCKSPORT

By Hans Krichels on June 22, 2014, at 11:26 p.m.
June 19, 2014. Sculptor Matt Foster, working with the Schoodic Institute Sculpture Symposium, met with members of Bucksport’s Flag Point Sculpture Committee to present a model of the sculpture that will grace Flag Point later this summer. The finished work will stand close to ten feet tall and will stand …
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Sculptor Matt Foster meets with folks from Bucksport.

SCHOODIC SCULPTURE COMING TO BUCKSPORT

By Hans Krichels on May 09, 2014, at 12:07 p.m.
May 8, 2014. In this photo, Sculptor Matt Foster meets with members of the Flag Point Sculpture Committee and others to answer questions and discuss details involved in creating and delivering a major sculpture to Bucksport later this year. This post was contributed by a community member. Submit your news …
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BIRD THE BIRDING PATH IN THE WILDLANDS

By Hans Krichels on May 02, 2014, at 11:45 a.m.
Saturday, May 17, 2014 7 a.m. to 9 a.m. Location: Great Pond Mountain Wildlands, Bald Mountain Road - North Gate, Orland, ME For more information: (207) 469-6929; greatpondtrust.org Saturday, May 17… Watch for warblers and explore the new bog bridging (courtesy of Eagle Scout Logan Cote) on this beautiful trail …
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GREAT POND MOUNTAIN HOMING PIGEON RELEASE

By Hans Krichels on May 02, 2014, at 11:37 a.m.
Sunday, May 11, 2014 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. Location: Great Pond Mountain Wildlands, Downeast Highway, Orland, ME For more information: (207) 469-6929; greatpondtrust.org Homing Pigeon Demonstration & Release, Sunday, May 11… Join Connie Tuller in the Wildlands at 1 pm to learn more about raising and training homing pigeons. …
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Geocaching in the Wildlands, Sunday, April 27…

By Hans Krichels on April 07, 2014, at 6:03 p.m.
Sunday, April 27, 2014 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Location: Great Pond Mountain Conservation Trust Wildlands, Downeast Highway - South Gate, Orland, ME For more information: (207) 974-8534; greatpondtrust.org Want to learn to use cell phones and GPS devices to find hidden caches? Meet Geocacher James Emmert at the Great …
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Vernal Pool Exploration, Sunday, April 20…

By Hans Krichels on April 07, 2014, at 5:55 p.m.
Sunday, April 20, 2014 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Location: Great Pond Mountain Conservation Trust Wildlands, South Gate Downeast Highway, Orland, ME For more information: (207) 479-0307; greatpondtrust.org Want to see where wood frogs and spotted salamanders do their spring thing? Meet us at the Wildlands South Gate on Rte. …
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Celebrate Spring in the Wildlands

By Hans Krichels on March 13, 2014, at 5:32 p.m.
Thursday, March 20, 2014 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Location: Great Pond Mountain Wildlands, South Gate - Downeast Highway, Orland, ME For more information: (207) 469-6929; greatpondtrust.org ORLAND – Celebrate the first day of spring with us at our Equinox bonfire, Thursday, March 20, 6:30-8:30 pm. Come to the Wildlands …

WILDLANDS SNOWSHOE RUN – Feb. 2, 2014

By Hans Krichels on Jan. 10, 2014, at 11:01 a.m.
Thursday, Jan. 1, 1970 12 a.m. to 12 a.m. Location: Great Pond Wildlands, Fish Hatchery Road, Orland, ME For more information: Peter Keeney; (207) 288-3909; info@greatpondtrust.org ORLAND – Strap on your snowshoes Sunday, Feb. 2, at 12 noon for a 4.9-mile run or walk in the Great Pond Mountain Wildlands, …

CHRISTMAS GREENS GATHERING IN THE WILDLANDS – DEC. 8.

By Hans Krichels on Dec. 04, 2013, at 9:12 a.m.
Sunday, Dec. 8, 2013 12 p.m. to 12 p.m. Location: Great Pond Mountain Wildlands, Downeast Highway / Bald Mtn. Road, Orland, ME For more information: Brian Keegstra; (207) 469-6929; greatpondtrust.org Dave’s Tractor Services Get your Christmas Tree the old-fashioned way: bring family and friends to the Great Pond Mountain Wildlands …

Get your Christmas tree and benefit Great Pond Mountain conservation

By Hans Krichels on Nov. 22, 2013, at 1:31 p.m.
ORLAND, Maine — Get your Christmas Tree the old-fashioned way—bring family and friends to the Great Pond Mountain Wildlands Sundays, Dec. 1 & 8 from noon to 3 pm, for a hayride, bonfire, hot cocoa and goodies, and cut your own wild, open-grown balsam fir for $25. Additional trees or …

Double Trouble Trail Race Challenge, Oct. 27 & Nov. 3…

By Hans Krichels on Sept. 23, 2013, at 10:12 a.m.
Thursday, Jan. 1, 1970 12 a.m. to 12 a.m. Location: Great Pond Mountain Conservation Trust Wildlands, Acadia Highway, Orland, ME For more information: GPMCT Office; (207) 469-6929; greatpondtrust.org Great Pond Mountain Conservation Trust (GPMCT) and Frenchman Bay Conservancy (FBC) are combining trail races in 2013 to create the Downeast Double …

SUMMER HIKES IN THE GREAT POND WILDLANDS

By Hans Krichels on Aug. 08, 2013, at 10:42 a.m.
Thursday, Jan. 1, 1970 12 a.m. to 12 a.m. Location: Great Pond Mountain Wildlands, South gate - Downeast Highway, Orland, ME For more information: Sarah LeVine; (207) 469-6929; greatpondtrust.org In the weeks ahead, Great Pond Trust President, Sarah LeVine, will be leading regular Saturday morning hikes in the Wildlands. All …

Great Pond Mountain Trust offers Saturday walks

By Hans Krichels on July 19, 2013, at 11:14 a.m.
Saturday, Aug. 3, 2013 10 a.m. to 10 a.m. Location: Great Pond Mountain Wildlands, Downeast Highway - South Gate, Orland, ME For more information: Hans Krichels; (207) 469-6929; greatpond trust.org ORLAND, Maine – - Saturdays in July and August, Great Pond Mountain Conservation Trust President Sarah LeVine will lead a …

Great Pond Mountain Trust Offers Saturday Walks

By Hans Krichels on July 19, 2013, at 11:09 a.m.
Thursday, Jan. 1, 1970 12 a.m. to 12 a.m. Location: Great Pond Mountain Wildlands, Downeast Highway - South Gate, Orland, ME For more information: Hans Krichels; (207) 469-6929; greatpondtrust.org ORLAND – Saturdays in July and August, Great Pond Mountain Conservation Trust President Sarah LeVine will lead a hike in the …

Great Pond Mountain Conservation Trust Annual Meeting Events!

By Hans Krichels on July 19, 2013, at 11:02 a.m.
Sunday, Aug. 4, 2013 8:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. Location: Great Pond Mountain Wildlands, Orland, ME For more information: Hans Krichels; (207) 479-0307; greatpondtrust.org Annual Meeting is Sunday, August 4… Join us for a day of festivities in Orland and at our new office in Bucksport! Sunday morning, lace up …

LAND TRUST CELEBRATES TWENTY YEARS ! Paddle, parade & events at Orland River Day

By Hans Krichels on June 15, 2013, at 9:35 a.m.
Thursday, Jan. 1, 1970 12 a.m. to 12 a.m. Location: Orland Village, Riverfront, Orland, Maine For more information: Great Pond Mountain Conservation Trust; (207) 469-6929; greatpondtrust.org ORLAND – Great Pond Mountain Conservation Trust will celebrate 20 years of conservation in northwest Hancock County at Orland River Day, Saturday, June 29, …

Great Pond Mountain Conservation Trust – Birding Event

By Hans Krichels on May 06, 2013, at 10:09 a.m.
Sunday, June 2, 2013 7 p.m. to 7 p.m. Location: Great Pond Mountain Trust, Route 1 - South Gate, Orland, ME For more information: Downeast Audubon; (207) 664-4400 Nightbirds of the Wildlands, Sunday, June 2. Join Downeast Audubon to witness woodcock, nighthawks and whip-poor-wills coming alive at dusk in the …

Great Pond Mountain Conservation Trust Birding Event

By Hans Krichels on May 06, 2013, at 9:57 a.m.
Saturday, May 25, 2013 7 a.m. to 7 a.m. Location: Silver Lake, Boat landing - Silver lake Road, Bucksport, ME For more information: Cheri Domina; (207) 469-2008; greatpondtrust.org Birding Silver Lake, Saturday, May 25. Join Cheri Domina for a two-hour paddling adventure on Bucksport’s Silver Lake, to enjoy warblers, waterbirds …

Great Pond Mountain Wildlands – Hike the new Birding Path Saturday, May 11…

By Hans Krichels on April 05, 2013, at 10:18 a.m.
Saturday, May 11, 2013 7 a.m. to 7 a.m. Location: Great Pond Wildlands - North Gate, Bald Mountain Road, North Orland, ME For more information: Paul Corcoran; (207) 949-0643; greatpond trust.org Paul Corcoran will offer a hike on the Wildlands’ new Birding Path to search for spring migrants, from warblers …

Geology of the Great Pond Mountain Wildlands, Tuesday, April 30…

By Hans Krichels on April 05, 2013, at 10:13 a.m.
Tuesday, April 30, 2013 6:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Location: Craig Brook National Fish Hatchery, Orland, ME For more information: Great Pond Mountain Trust; (207) 469-6929; greatpondtrust.org Prof. Steve Norton will offer a Powerpoint presentation on “Geology of the Great Pond Mountain Wildlands, from the beginning to now,” 6:30 pm …
 
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