Updates & Upcoming Events
Autumn Trail Race
Sunday, November 1
This is the third year of the Downeast Double Trouble Trail Race Challenge. The Sullivan race takes place on our Long Ledges and Baker Hill preserves trails. The race begins at Sumner High School on Route 1 in Sullivan. Click here for more information and to sign-up for the race. And, you can get a peek at the race route, here!
Maine Conservation Corps Trail Crew
The 6-person Maine Conservation Corps trail crew is currently working on breaking trail for the Schoodic Connector trail. As of last week, MCC trail crew leader, Ryan MacGlashing, reported that, "...approximately one mile of the projected 3.5 mile trail has been cut, cleared, surface prepped and is almost ready for eager feet!"
Great Maine Outdoor Weekend
FBC participated in the Great Maine Outdoor Weekend on Sunday, September 27 with a group hike at Simon Trail in Lamoine, a .91-mile trail on privately owned preserved land. Twelve hikers participated in the event.
Community Outreach Coordinator