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Twilight Hike at Thorne Head Preserve on July 31

Becky Kolak | BDN
Becky Kolak | BDN

BATH, Maine — The Kennebec Estuary Land Trust continues its Summer Exploration series on July 31 with a Twilight Hike from 7:30 to 9 p.m. at Thorne Head Preserve in Bath. Put fresh batteries in your flashlight, dig out your favorite marshmallow roasting stick, and come explore KELT’s most popular preserve as the sun sets.

A family-friendly event, join Maine Master Naturalists Becky Kolak and Ruth Indrick, on a guided hike to discover the nightlife of the preserve. Then enjoy live storytelling at mushroom rock along the Overlook Trail. The evening will end with a campfire in the preserve parking lot with plenty of marshmallows, graham crackers, and chocolate bars for s’mores.

A rain or shine event, the hike is free and open to the public. Registration is strongly encouraged and any questions can be directed to Becky Kolak at 442-8400 or This program was sponsored by the Merrymeeting Bay Trust.

The Kennebec Estuary Land Trust is a membership-supported organization dedicated to protecting the land, water and wildlife of the Kennebec Estuary. It maintains nine preserves for public enjoyment and has protected over 2,500 acres of land since founding in 1989. FMI visit or call (207) 442-8400.