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August Get Out! Nature Walk - Butterflies & Wildflowers

  • Old Town House Park Memorial Highway North Yarmouth, ME, 04097 United States (map)

Join us at North Yarmouth’s Old Town House Park to learn about the beauty behind Wildflowers & Monarch Butterflies.

Old Town House Park is owned and managed by the Town of North Yarmouth. Located off Memorial Highway, the park is comprised of 62 acres of open space in the center of town that includes a 3.1 mile trail network. It’s 25 acres of upland fields along with 30 acres of seasonal flood plain and freshwater wetlands make this a recreational centerpiece for the town. The trails at Old Town House Park meander through wide, open fields, along the Royal River and through some riverside woodlands, and provide primarily easy walking opportunities. There should be many opportunities for butterfly sightings alongside many wildflowers!

Curriculum: Wildflowers & Monarch Butterflies

Naturalist: Karen Bruder

August 28th, 1:30pm to 3:00pm

Location: Old Town House Park

Directions/Parking:  The trailhead is on Route 9 (Memorial Highway) in North Yarmouth, approximately 1/2 mile south of the North Road intersection or 0.8 miles north of Sligo Road.

Rain or Shine | No Cost Event | All Ages Welcome


Get Out! Nature Walks

These Get Out! Nature Walks 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 Email Us for specifics and updates.

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