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Constellation Walk at Holt Pond Preserve, Bridgton

February 8 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Holt Pond Preserve, Bridgton, ME United States
Free!

Join LEA educator, Alanna Doughty for a walk/ snowshoe out into the Holt Pond Preserve in Bridgton, Maine for an evening of star gazing and enjoying the brisk winter night. Winter is a fantastic time to learn your constellations because you can still go to bed at a reasonable hour! There is something about being out in the dark in the cold, contemplating the cosmos, knowing that soon enough we will find something warm to fill our bellies. What a…

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Winter Wildlife Walk, Scarborough

February 9 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Libby River Farm, Black Point Rd.
Scarborough, ME 04074 United States
Free

Join us for our annual Winter Wildlife Walk, where we’ll explore the trails at Libby River Farm Preserve and look for signs of wildlife making their way through the winter. We’re likely to see signs of deer, coyote, turkey, woodpeckers, and maybe even a bobcat! Please prepare to be outside in the weather for a couple of hours. Bring along any drinks or snacks you’d like. If you have any concerns about whether this outing is right for you, feel…

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Snowshoe Hike Androscoggin Riverlands State Park, Turner

February 9 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
ME United States
Free

Please join us for a guided snowshoe hike during the Great Maine Outdoor Weekend (GMOW) through the historic Androscoggin Riverlands State Park. Hikers can choose to do the 2.2 mile loop to the picnic meadow and back, or continue on to complete a 4-mile loop trek. What to bring: snowshoes, water and a snack, warm clothing (layers suggested). Meet us at the Riverlands State Park parking lot located off Center Bridge Road at 10am. CALL IN ADVANCE IF YOU NEED…

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Snow Stroll w/ Kennebunk Land Trust & Boulangerie, Kennebunk

February 9 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
$10

The Kennebunk Land Trust is hosting a naturalist walk on Saturday, February 9th beginning at 10am at Mousam River Wildlife Sanctuary. This walk is part of Kennebunk’s Paint the Town Red and Appalachian Mountain Club’s Great Maine Outdoor Weekend! The 38-acre preserve has over 2,400 feet of frontage along the Mousam River. The trails can be described as easy to moderate. This guided walk is a snow or shine event. Please wear appropriate clothing and footwear. Following the walk at…

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Snowshoe with the Falmouth Land Trust and Maine Audubon, Falmouth

February 9 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Gilsland Farm Audubon Center, 20 Gilsland Farm Road
Falmouth, ME 04105 United States
Free

Please join us for the 2nd annual snowshoe hike. We are happy to be teaming up with Maine Audubon as part of the Great Maine Outdoor Weekend. We'll meet at Gilsland Farm at 11:00 and enjoy an easy hike along the trails, make new friends and share a cup of hot cocoa to warm up. Bring the whole family along for this free hike on a favorite Falmouth Land Trust property.

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Snowshoe with Falmouth Land Trust & MaineAudubon, Falmouth

February 9 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
ME United States
Free

The Falmouth Land Trust and Maine Audubon are excited to partner for a family-friendly snowshoe event coming this February during the Great Maine Outdoor Weekend. Participants will meet at Gilsland Farm and go on a easy brisk snowshoe for about 30 minutes. Come on out and meet some new friends, explore a conservation property in Falmouth, and learn a little about how to identify winter animal tracks. This event is free and open to all ages 6 and up. FLT…

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Skijor Skowhegan

February 9 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Eaton Mountain Ski Area, 89 Lambert Rd
Skowhegan, ME 04976 United States
Variable (no cost to spectators)

Skijor Skowhegan: Northeast Equestrian Skijoring Regionals is a team time-trial race where a horse and rider pull a snowboarder or alpine skier down a 1,000-foot track of gates and three 2-foot jumps. Skijor Skowhegan is the only equestrian skijoring race in New England. Competitors will compete for cash prizes and other swag.

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Snow Shoe & Wood-Fired Sauna, Denmark

February 9 @ 2:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Nurture Through Nature, 77 Warren Road
Denmark, ME 04022 United States
$15

~Nurture Through Nature Eco Retreat Center in Denmark, Maine is excited to be a part of the Great Maine Outdoor Weekends. We are an off the grid retreat, resting on 33 private mountain-side acres at the base of Pleasant Mountain in the heart of Western Maine’s lakes and mountains region. Our sloped and forested land is gorgeous with private hiking trails, a spring-fed mountain brook and views of the White Mountains. Experience our award-winning and regionally recognized Finnish wood-fired sauna…

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Seeking Sweethearts, York

February 9 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Mount Agamenticus, Mount Agamenticus
York, ME United States
$7.00

Join the Mount Agamenticus Conservation Program and the Center for Wildlife of for a fun owl courtship and nesting program followed by a snowy owl prowl! This is the perfect pre-Valentine's Day event, connecting friends and families with the natural world of Mount Agamenticus while promoting outdoor physical activity and good health during a time of year when we may all need extra motivation to come out of our own hibernation! Come meet the Center for Wildlife's live owl education…

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Maine Huts & Trails- Stratton Brook Expedition

February 10 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Stratton Brook Hut, ME United States
Free

Ski, fat bike, or snowshoe up to the newest eco-lodge in the Maine Huts & Trails System: Stratton Brook Hut. A hot, locally sourced lunch and a variety of regional craft beer, wine, and non-alcoholic beverages will be available for purchase from 11:30 – 1:30. Following lunch, a fun and educational talk will be given about the science of snow. Learn how each snowflake tells a story about the evolution of our landscape and how people continue to travel through…

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Acadia National Park Ice Climb, Bar Harbor

February 13 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Alpenglow Adventure Sports and Acadia Mountain Guides, 228 Main St.
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States
$50

The variety of terrain in Acadia National Park makes it a superb area to learn about ice climbing! All equipment is included. Photo opportunities are plentiful. What you need: Acadia National Park pass ( https://www.nps.gov/acad/planyourvisit/fees.htm ), Day Pack, warm layers, 2 liters of water, snacks, and a packed lunch. 9:00am Meet at Alpenglow Adventure Sports and Acadia Mountain Guides 228 Main St. Bar Harbor ME 04609. Here we will outfit you with double boots, a harness, and a helmet. If…

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Snow Shoe & Wood-Fired Sauna, Denmark

February 16 @ 12:00 am - 3:30 am
Nurture Through Nature, 77 Warren Road
Denmark, ME 04022 United States
$15

~Nurture Through Nature Eco Retreat Center in Denmark, Maine is excited to be a part of the Great Maine Outdoor Weekends. We are an off the grid retreat, resting on 33 private mountain-side acres at the base of Pleasant Mountain in the heart of Western Maine’s lakes and mountains region. Our sloped and forested land is gorgeous with private hiking trails, a spring-fed mountain brook and views of the White Mountains. Experience our award-winning and regionally recognized Finnish wood-fired sauna…

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Winter Tree Identification, Brownfield

February 16 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Chamberlain Farm, 153 Chamberlain Road
Brownfield, ME 04010 United States
Free

USVLT on February 16th at Chamberlain Farm in Brownfield. Ward and Nancy Simonton, cornerstone members of our conservation community, have had the 77 acres of historic Chamberlain Farm in easement with USVLT since 2006. Meet us at the farm at 9:00am for a Winter Tree Identification snowshoe trek, led by William Abbott, the Executive Director of the Land Trust. After exploring the woods, we‘ll settle down by a cozy bonfire and sip some hot cocoa and cider. Please make sure…

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4th ANNUAL RANGELEY WINTERPALOOZAH!

February 17 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Haley Pond, Rangeley, 7 Pond St.
Rangeley, ME 04970 United States
$10 – $25

A fun filled day of winter games and competitions or just playing in the snow. Starting off with the Paloozthon – a run, snowshoe, fat bike race, the day moves to Cardboard Sled Races, Dog Keg Pull, Firewood Toss, Fat Tire Bike Race and the Paloozah Carry. Prizes are awarded to the 1st Place winners in each category. Other activities aren't so competitive but are loads of fun, like the new Saucer Bowling – sit on a snow saucer and…

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Amundsen Fat Bike Dash, Norway

February 17 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Roberts Farm Preserve, 64 Roberts Road
Norway, ME United States
$25

Enjoy skiing at Roberts Farm? Then why not check out your favorite trails on a fat bike. Swing down on Sunday, February 17th as we open the ski trails for a 5k and 10K fat bike race. Every race participant gets a pint of beer of their choosing (some blackouts) from Norway Brewing Company. Prizes will be awarded for 1st, 2nd and 3rd overall finishers. Register online at BikeReg (https://www.bikereg.com/roberts-farm-fat-bike) for $25 or $30 on the day of the race.…

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Porcupine Prowl, Lovell

February 17 @ 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Heald & Bradley Ponds Reserve, Flat Hill Trail ME United States
free

February 17, 12:30-3:30pm Porcupine Prowl: Sometimes we get to see these quilled creatures, but always we find signs they leave behind announcing that they inhabit Flat Hill. With our friends from Lakes Environmental Association, the Greater Lovell Land Trust will host a porcupine prowl and see if we can piece together parts of their story, including hints of others who may also be looking for them (think maybe fisher or bobcat tracks). Join us to celebrate Great Maine Outdoor Weekend…

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Shackleton Endurance XC Ski Challenge, Norway

February 23 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Roberts Farm Preserve, 64 Roberts Road
Norway, ME United States
$35

Head down to Roberts Farm Preserve at 9AM and sign up for our Shackleton's endurance challenge. The $35 entry fee if your 2019 WFLT membership paid! Honor system: Tally your laps each time you pass the ski or snowshoe water stations. You may leave the course and return at any point. Go have lunch, get a massage, whatever. Prizes for most laps completed male, female, and family. https://runsignup.com/Race/ME/Norway/ShackletonsEnduranceChallenge Onsite registration begins at 8:30am.

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