Almost Full Moon Paddle

Posted Sept. 07, 2012, at 9:49 a.m.

Wednesday, Sept. 26, 2012 6:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Location: Hirundo Wildlife Refuge - Gate 3, 35 Hudson Road, Alton, ME

For more information: Gudrun Keszöcze; 207-944-9259; hirundomaine.org

September’s full moon is late in the month this year but not too late to enjoy a paddle by moonlight. Bring a friend, a flashlight and a snack. Boats, paddles and lifejackets are available or bring your own. Call to register by Tuesday September 25 at (207) 944-9259. Suggested donations are $4 for adults, school-aged children are free.

Hirundo Wildlife Refuge is located on Hudson Rd (Rte. 43) Alton/Old Town. Directions from the South

Take the I-95 N and then the ME-43 exit 197 to Old Town/Hudson. Turn left onto Rt. 43 (Hudson Rd). Go west 5.5 miles, past Gate 1 (large red sign on your right (north side of Rt. 43), and take the last driveway on the right, before the bridge. Meet in the parking lot at Gate 3 (35 Hudson Rd, Alton).