Join us on November 15th for a Get Out! Nature Walk - a volunteer led guided nature walk adventure at Sabbathday Lake, Shaker Village, ME.
Rain or Shine, Free
Wednesday November 15th, 2017
(Note this event is on the 3rd Wednesday of the month)
1:30pm to 3:00pm
Address: 707 Shaker Road, New Gloucester, ME
Curriculum: Winter Weeds
Volunteer Leader: Karen Herold
Shaker Village is located on Route 26, approximately 8 miles north of Exit 63 of the Maine Turnpike I-95 in Gray, Maine, and 8 miles west of Exit 75 (Auburn).
The Village is 25 miles north of Portland, and 12 miles west of Lewiston-Auburn.
From the south (Boston, Portland): Take Gray-Exit 63 off the Maine Turnpike I-95. At the traffic light at the toll booth turn left to Route 26A. Go to the next set of traffic lights and bear right into Route 26A. Stay on Route 26A until it merges with ROUTE 26 NORTH. Follow ROUTE 26 NORTH for approximately eight miles to Shaker Village (watch for large black and white road signs).
From the North (Augusta, Bangor): Take Auburn Exit 75 off the Maine Turnpike I-95. Turn right onto Routes 100/4/202. Follow that route for one mile and turn right onto Route 122. Follow Route 122 over hill and dale until you come to Route 26. Turn left onto Route 26 South. Follow Route 26 South for about 2 miles and you will be at Shaker Village. The Village is about eight miles from Exit 12 (watch for road signs).
Get Out! Nature Walks
These free guided trips are led by trained master naturalists and skilled volunteers. They occur on the fourth Wednesday of the month (unless indicated otherwise), rain, snow, or shine. Jointly offered by both CCLT and the Royal River Conservation Trust, the walks take place at preserves in the towns of Chebeague Island, Cumberland, Yarmouth, North Yarmouth, Pownal, New Gloucester, Durham, and anywhere else we decide to roam. Check out the RRCT Facebook or CCLT Facebook page or Send Us An Email for specifics and updates.