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Nature’s Outdoor Classroom: Shaker Village

June 27, 2015 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm

$8

The mysteries of the Maine woods will be explored and revealed during this 2-hour guided hike through the Shakers’ land. Learn about the indigenous species of birds, mammals, reptiles, amphibians, fish, plants, trees, and fungi that occupy the many, diverse habitats of Shaker Village. See evidence of glacial and geological forces that formed the land and watershed, including Sabbathday Lake from Loon’s Point and the hidden treasure of Aurelia’s Cascade. The hike through hayfields, forest land, and century-old logging trails will include insights to the Shakers’ 200 years of land use and management. This program is designed for families, young and old, and promises a fun and memorable experience in the Maine woods. Dress for the weather and wear appropriate footwear for a 3-mile, moderate walk. Bug repellent and sunscreen recommended. Bring your camera, binoculars and bottled water.

Details

Date:
June 27, 2015
Time:
10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Cost:
$8
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Website:
http://maineshakers.com/portfolio/natures-outdoor-classroom-shaker-village/

Organizer

Sabbathday Lake Shaker Village

Venue

Shaker Village
707 Shaker Rd
New Gloucester, ME 04260 United States
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