Talk on ‘Maine Woods Forever Preserves Thoreau’s Routes’

Posted Oct. 04, 2013, at 1:39 p.m.

Thursday, Oct. 17, 2013 6:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Location: Bangor Public Library, 145 Harlow St., Bangor, Maine

BANGOR, Maine — The Maine chapter of the Appalachian Mountain Club will present “Maine Woods Forever Preserves Thoreau’s Routes”  with Paul Johnson, a retired fishery biologist from Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife from the Moosehead Lake region, as presenter at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 17, at Bangor Public Library, 145 Harlow St. Maine Woods Forever encourages the public to explore Henry David Thoreau’s trails. The Thoreau-Wabanaki Trail is a project initiated by the woods group that consists of traditional Wabanaki canoe routes and portages in Maine’s Kennebec and Penobscot river drainages traveled by Thoreau in the mid-1800s.