Time: Wed, Nov 1, 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Location: Hidden Valley Nature Center
Hike Date: 1 November, 2017
Land Trust: Midcoast Conservancy
Leader’s name: Chuck Dinsmore
Cell: [sometimes I turn it on…] 207-329-8723
Hike name or Preserve: HVNC Ramble (with 30 miles of trails/loops, we’ll have lots of options, determined on the spot…). We ask visitors who are not members to make a $5 donation to help support our programs. Thank you.
Length in miles: (average should be around 2-3 miles) Okay, it’ll be ~average.
Difficulty (easy, moderate or strenuous): Moderate
Directions to the trailhead: HVNC Parking is @ 131 Egypt Road in Jefferson. From Rte 1 in Newcastle, take Rte. 215 exit North ~1.5 mi. through Damariscotta Mills; turn left to stay on 215 for ~3.3 mi; turn rt. to stay on 215 for another 4.4 mi; turn left on Egypt Rd. [Look for HVNC sign] for 0.6 mi: parking turn out on rt. – look for me there @ 9:00AM!
Car pool meeting time: Allow 0.5 hr drive from Friends Meeting House in Damariscotta.
Time to meet at the trailhead: Plan to step off by 9:00AM
It’s hunting season so wear your blaze orange, too. While the nature center doesn’t allow hunting, it’s November in Maine so be on the safe side…
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.