Footgear advisory: Not much snow and what there is has a solid crust, so snowshoes won't be necessary. Cross-country skis will be fine, as will hiking boots. Cold and breezy - but fun! Day of hike phone number: 207-251-9015
Explore this 108-acre preserve along the Salmon Falls River, which offers a level easy glide for ski-touring as well as an opportunity to explore the forested river bank. Conserved in 2003, this property was first protected via conservation easement and then by donation to the land trust. GWRLT Board Member Michael Wright of Berwick willlead this ski/snowshoe as well the now annual trek out on Beaver Dam Heath.
Meet in parking area across from a house at 386 Hubbard Road, Berwick, 4.3 miles north of Berwick center, (3.4 miles north of Rochester Road).
RSVP as numbers are limited. It's always wise to confirm date, location and footgear recommendations. Free to members, suggested donation of $5 ($10/family) for non-members.