The Harpswell Heritage Land Trust is dedicated to protecting the natural and cultural resources of Harpswell, Maine.  Our mission is to preserve and protect Harpswell’s natural resources, cultural heritage and access to the outdoors through targeted conservation, responsible stewardship and education.

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Long Reach Preserve: Rocks and family ties

This is one in a series of articles about the author’s research into Harpswell Heritage Land Trust preserves and trails this year. By Nancy West If you want an invigorating hike through a forest to a pristine water view of another forest preserve, get thee to the Long Reach Preserve. You’ll clamber up and over […]

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Winter Solstice Lantern Walk 2018

Photos above © Eric Michael Tollefson Friday, Dec. 21, 2018 from 5-6 p.m. Houghton Graves Park, 1714 Harpswell Islands Rd, Orr’s Island Celebrate the winter solstice with a lantern walk and bonfire at Harpswell Heritage Land Trust’s Houghton Graves Park on Orr’s Island. Welcome the lengthening days with light, song and community. We will walk along […]

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Gift Ideas from Harpswell Heritage Land Trust

Are you looking for a great gift idea that also benefits your local land trust? This year Harpswell Heritage Land Trust (HHLT) is selling two books, photo note cards and hats! All profits benefit HHLT’s conservation and education work in Harpswell. Click here to place an order for any of the below items with a […]

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