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Harpswell Walks for 50+

Third Wednesdays at 1 p.m.

Interested in an easy guided walk on some of Harpswell’s beautiful trails? Harpswell walks for 50+ are a great way to spend time outdoors, walk on mostly level ground, meet new people and have fun. Join Harpswell Aging at Home, Harpswell Heritage Land Trust and Harpswell Recreation on the third Wednesday of the month at 1 p.m. Free. Transportation and hiking poles are available if needed. If you need transportation, contact the Volunteer Transportation Network (VTN) at 729-0757. Participants are limited to 15. Please register in advance by calling Linda Strickland at the Harpswell Town Office at 833-5771.

Wednesday, July 19, 1 p.m. at the Giant’s Stairs Trail and McIntosh Lot Preserve
This is a walk of approx. 1/2 mile, round trip, along a mostly even dirt path and road. Views are spectacular! Please park at Johnson Field Preserve, 25 Abner Point Road. A shuttle service to the trail head will be provided.

Wednesday, August 16, 1 p.m. along Pott’s Point Road to Pott’s Point Preserve
This is a walk of approx. 3/4 miles, round trip, along a dirt road. At the very end there is a short trail to the beach at Pott’s Point Preserve. Parking is located at the very southern end of Harpswell Neck Road. Park by the side of the road, but please do not block access to any buildings or businesses.

Wednesday, September 20, 1 p.m. at Curtis Farm Preserve
This is a walk of approx. 1/2 mile on a level and even trail around a field, including a spur trail to a large glacial erratic nicknamed “The Pebble.” Parking is located at 1554 Harpswell Neck Road. Look for a sign on the right.

July 2017