Saturday, July 19, 2014 - Grand Opening of the Monson Appalachian Trail Information Center
Join volunteers and friends for the unveiling of the new AT information center, including a wall-sized painting of the 100-Mile Wilderness by artist John Bozin. The fun begins at 10:00 a.m. at the Monson Center, 35 Greenville Road. For more details, check out the event flyer.
July 24 - 27, 2014 - 8th Annual Thoreau-Wabanaki Trail Festival in Greenville, ME
Explore the landscape and history of the Moosehead Lake region through indoor and outdoor interactive programs. This year, organizers and attendees will be celebrating the 150th anniversary of the publication of Henry David Thoreau's The Maine Woods. For more details, check out the event flyer.
Looking for more events happening in Maine's North Woods? Check out Celebrate the Maine Woods!, a year-long exploration of what Maine's forests and woodlands do each day to sustain and inspire us. Starting in September 2013, hundreds of organizations are offering forest-related events and activities open to all. We encourage you to explore their website and calendar of events!
Moosehead Lake region public-private recreational initiative
Press release from the Maine Department of Agriculture, Conservation & Forestry - July 2, 2014
Work to conserve 14,000 acres underway in Maine's 100-Mile Wilderness
Guest blog post for Forest for Maine's Future - June 12, 2014
Forest Society of Maine: Preserving the tradition of public access in Maine’s North Woods
Moosehead Matters - April 1, 2014
More news from the Forest Society of Maine
- KIW - Silver Lake project to guarantee public access, protect key habitats
by FSM Deputy Executive Director Karin R. Tilberg, Moosehead Matters - March 18, 2014
- Leadership needed for brook trout, says retired biologist Roger AuClair
by George Smith, George's Outdoor News (Bangor Daily News online) - November 25, 2013
- New conservation project to benefit outdoor recreation, economy
by FSM Deputy Executive Director Karin R. Tilberg, Moosehead Matters - November 19, 2013
- 1-minute hike: Partridge and Ducktail Ponds in Amherst
by Aislinn Sarnacki, Bangor Daily News Outdoors - November 19, 2013
- Carey Kish: A look at the Amherst Mountains Community Forest
Portland Press Herald, November 3, 2013