Category Archives: Upcoming Programs
Cost: $10/Adult (members $8); $5/Child (members $3). Children 5 and under are FREE.
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Winter Fun Day at Hirundo Wildlife
Date: January 27, 2018 (no snow date, February 4th)
Time: 10:00am to 3:00pm
Location: Hirundo Wildlife Refuge, 1107 West Old Town Road, Old Town, Maine (GATE 1)
Winter Fun Days includes the region’s only opportunity to enjoy dog sled rides, plus so many other activities for all ages!
Let the dog athletes of Ultimate Dog Sledding Experience whisk you away, go on a Winter Ecology Walk, explore the 7-mile trails system on your own and try your hand at curling.
Competitions for individuals and groups:
- Hirundo’s Biathlon (using snow shoes and tennis balls)
- Snow Animal Sculpture
Lunch with us or pack a lunch & spend the day.
Sponsored by: Governor’s Restaurant, Old Town Y, City of Old Town, and PrintBangor.
Directions for Programs at Hirundo Wildlife Refuge (HWR) :
Gate 1: From the South – Take the I-95 N to ME-43 exit 197 to Old Town/Hudson. Turn left onto Rt. 43 (Hudson Rd). Go west 4.75 mi and look for the large red sign on your right. Take Gate 1 off Rt. 43 and follow the dirt road for ~1/2 mile to the Pine Tree parking area. The Parker Reed shelter is 100 m further on the left.
Gate 3: Directions: From the South – Take the I-95 N to ME-43 exit 197 to Old Town/Hudson. Turn left onto Rt. 43 (Hudson Rd). Go west 4.9 mi and take Gate 3 (35 Hudson Road in Alton) off Rt. 43 (right side, just before the bridge).