Dedicated to the conservation and protection of native ecosystems, farm and forestlands, watersheds,
and scenic landscapes for the benefit of wild and human communities in western Maine.
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Western Foothills Land Trust is a nonprofit, tax-exempt charitable organization under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. Donations are tax-deductible as allowed by law.
WFLT PO Box 107, 445 Main Street, Norway, Maine 04268 | 207-739-2124
Events & Programs 2017
1 Sun 9-11 Second Nature: Geocaching Packard Trail Learn geocaching on a gentle 2-mile hike. Bring smartphone or a GPS device. All ages. Trailhead 1.2 miles south of 117 on Sodom Rd. Buckfield.
1 Sun 1-3 Witt’s End Mtn. Bike Ride Explore beginner and intermediate level mtn. bike trails at Shepard's Farm Preserve, 121 Crockett Ridge Rd, Norway. BYO bike.
7 Sat 7am-7pm The Big Sit Come join the tailgate party for birders. Help us count birds at Roberts Farm in this all-day bird-a-thon. Roberts Farm Preserve, 64 Roberts Road, Norway. All ages.
12 Thurs 6PM Final 2017 Nomad Trail Race 5 or 2.5 mile races on the Witt’s End Trail. Shepard’s Farm Preserve, 121 Crockett Ridge Rd., Norway. Registration $10 onsite or at www.runsignup.com. Bring head lamps.
14 Sat 8:30am Second Nature: Rumford Whitecap Hike 4.6-miles round trip, strenuous slope, to ledge with great views of the foliage. Pre-register: firstname.lastname@example.org.
15 Sun 1PM Autumn Olive Harvest With our friends at CEBE, help us slow the spread of the invasive autumn olive, Elaeagnus umbrellata, by picking the shrub’s edible berries. Make your own jam. Shepard’s Farm Preserve, 121 Crockett Ridge Rd., Norway. All ages welcome.
21 Sat 11am Dry-Land Biathlon Get ready for our upcoming winter biathlons with this dry land race. 3x1k or 3x2k options. Roberts Farm Preserve, 64 Roberts Road, Norway. ($10 adult/$5 student pre-registered) www.runsignup.com. On site registration ($15/$10 ) and target practice open at 9:30. We provide air rifles.
22 Sun 12:30PM Second Nature Twofer: Bethel Pathway and Round Mtn. Join us as we walk gentle 1-mile Bethel Pathway and 1.9-mile Round Mountain hike in Albany. Meet at the Commons to carpool. All ages welcome.
28 Sat 10 Pumpkin Fairy Houses Come build fairy houses using pumpkins and other seasonal supplies. Meet at CEBE, 447 Main St, Norway.
29 Sun 10 Halloween Cani-Cross Canine-Cross Fun event for fit canines and owners. Please run w/ harness. $10 entry. Roberts Farm Preserve, 64 Roberts Road, Norway.
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