Spring Spruce-up

Posted April 16, 2012, at 2:42 p.m.

Saturday, April 28, 2012 9 a.m. to 9 a.m.

Location: Hirundo Wildlife Refuge, 15 Hudson Road - Gate 1 , Alton, Maine

For more information: 2079449259; hirundomaine.org

Join us for Annual Trail Day at Hirundo Wildlife Refuge on Saturday, April 28 from 9am – 3pm. Bring a friend, lunch, clippers, pruners and/or lopping shears if you have them, and dress for the weather. Enjoy the day at Hirundo with other outdoor enthusiasts and get exercise! We meet at 9:00am at the Parker Reed Shelter in the Refuge. Please call to register (207)944-9259, (207)827-2230 or visit www.hirundomaine.org

Directions from the South: Take the I-95 N. Take the ME-43 exit 197 to Old Town/Hudson. Go 0.3 mi to the end of the off ramp, and turn left onto Rt. 43 (Hudson Rd). Go west 5.2 miles and look for the large red sign (Gate 1) on your right (north side of Rt. 43). Enter at Gate 1, follow gravel road 0.5 miles to the Pine Tree Parking area. The shelter is further on your left, along the shore of Lac D’or.