Events

 


Mid-Winter Walk at Peirson Woods

Title: Mid-Winter Walk at Peirson Woods
Date: Sunday, February 11, 2018
Time: 1 pm
Where: Peirson Woods, Point Road
Leader(s): Sippican Lands Trust

Join Alan Harris, Sippican Lands Trust’s walk leader and board member, for a mid-winter walk at Peirson Woods and catch striking views of Sippican Harbor from the viewing platform overlooking Blankenship Cove. On a clear day, Cape Cod, Martha’s Vineyard and the northern Elizabeth Islands can be seen from the viewing platform at Peirson Woods.

The walk will begin at the Peirson Woods kiosk just off of Point Road. The parking area for Peirson Woods is located just off of Point Road approximately 1.4 miles south of the intersection of Route 6 (Wareham Road) and Point Road in Marion. Parking is very limited so please be careful when parking your vehicle along Point Road.

The 30-acre property features a wide range of habitat from marshes to woodlands supporting herons, winter buffleheads and the protected diamondback terrapin.

The walk is free and no registration is required. If more than three inches of snow are on the ground, then the walk will be canceled. If the walk is canceled due to inclement weather or more than three inches of snow on the ground, then information will be posted to SLT’s website and Facebook page. For directions or further information visit sippicanlandstrust.org or call Sippican Lands Trust at 508-748-3080.


Mindfulness Walk at Hagemann Woods

Title: Mindfulness Walk at Hagemann Woods
Date: Saturday, February 17, 2018
Time: 11 am
Where: Hagemann Woods, Point Road
Leader(s): Buzzards Bay Coalition

Enjoy the peace and beauty of nature with Jessica Webb, owner of Anchor Yoga, and the Buzzards Bay Coalition during this mindfulness walk at Sippican Lands Trust’s Hagemann Woods. Through guided mindfulness meditation, you will experience nature with your senses wide open. This walk be conducted at a deliberately slow and mindful pace in social silence without digital devices. All fitness levels are welcome. The walk is free and please wear appropriate footwear for a walk through nature.

The parking area for Hagemann Woods is located off of Point Road approximately two miles south of the intersection of Route 6 (Wareham Road) and Point Road in Marion.

To register for the walk click here.


The Long Walk at Aucoot Woods/White Eagle

Title: The Long Walk at Aucoot Woods/White Eagle
Date: Sunday, March 25, 2018
Time: 1 pm
Where: White Eagle
Leader(s): Sippican Lands Trust

Join Alan Harris, Sippican Lands Trust’s walk leader and board member, for The Long Walk at Aucoot Woods/White Eagle.

The walk will begin at our White Eagle Property kiosk and will last approximately two hours. White Eagle is located off of Route 6 in Marion. Take Parlowtown Road across from the town cemetery and follow road until you reach the cul-de-sac. Bear left onto the dirt road and follow past the abandoned cranberry bog on your right. Parking is available directly past the bog and along the dirt roadside. The kiosk is a short walk beyond.

Aucoot Woods is comprised of multiple properties including the 248-acre White Eagle property which supports a rich diversity of habitats including upland pine, mixed hardwood forest, shrub and wooded swamp, and freshwater marsh.

The walk is free and no registration is required. If more than three inches of snow are on the ground, then the walk will be canceled. If the walk is canceled due to inclement weather or more than three inches of snow on the ground, then information will be posted to SLT’s website and Facebook page. For directions or further information visit sippicanlandstrust.org or call Sippican Lands Trust at 508-748-3080.