Wednesday Walkers

Boothbay | Wed, Dec 6 | All Ages

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Time: Wed, Dec 6, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Location: Boothbay

Description:

Hike Date: December 6, 2017

Land Trust: Boothbay Region Land Trust

Leader’s name: Tracey Hall

Email: thall@bbrlt.org

Phone: 633-4818

Cell: 350-0719

Hike name or Preserve: Porter Preserve

Length in miles: 1.5 miles- we are doing a shorter walk as our longer trails still have blow downs from the windstorm a few weeks ago. Porter Preserve is small but has a thick spruce forest with regular water vistas, making for an enchanting and enjoyable walk. http://www.bbrlt.org/porter-preserve/

Difficulty (easy, moderate or strenuous): easy

Directions to the trailhead: From the intersection of Route 1 and 27. Take Route 27 South for 9 miles to the new roundabout at the Boothbay Commons. Take the first right onto Corey Lane and follow for 1/4 mile. Make a right onto Barters Island Road and continue for 2.1 miles. Continue onto West Side Road for 1/4 mile, then turn left onto Kimballtown Road. Travel for 1/2 mile and then turn left onto the dirt driveway marked by a Porter Preserve sign. Continue to the parking lot and kiosk.

Car pool meeting time: 9:20 AM

Time to meet at the trailhead: 10 AM

 

Wednesday Walkers is  group of cooperating land trusts, organizations and individuals working together to offer weekly hikes from May to November. These groups include: Coastal Mountains Land Trust, Georges River Land Trust, Medomak Valley Land Trust, Damariscotta River Association, Pemaquid Watershed Association, Midcoast Conservancy, Boothbay Region Land Trust, Kennebec Estuary Land Trust, Phippsburg Land Trust, Spectrum Generations and Chewonki.