Visits to the Osprey Marsh Accessible Boardwalk are by appointment only to accommodate social distancing requirements during Covid-19. Click here to reserve your appointment slot at Osprey Marsh today, and all other SLT properties remain open! Here is a map link to the Osprey Marsh location.

SLT Booth at the Marion Art Center’s Arts in the Park Event on Sunday, July 12 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Title: SLT Booth at the Marion Art Center’s Arts in the Park Event
Date: Sunday, July 12
Time: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Where: Bicentennial Park in Marion

Come on by Sippican Lands Trust’s Booth at The MAC’s annual open outdoor artisan market, Arts in the Park event, scheduled on Sunday, July 12, 10:00am-4:00pm in Bicentennial Park, Marion. The park is located directly across the street from the Marion Art Center.

This curated event features a select group of local artists and artisans. Goods include baskets, ceramics, clothing, collage, fiber, glass, jewelry, woodworking, painted, and hand-crafted furniture, paintings, photography, and more. Social distancing and increased sanitation measures will be observed during the event. Attendees must wear masks unless prohibited for health or disability reasons. Guidelines will be posted on site.

Introductory Trail Walk for SLT members at Aucoot Woods

Title: Introductory Trail Walk for SLT members
Date: Sunday, July 12
Time: 5 p.m.
Where: Aucoot Woods

Sippican Lands Trust will be leading a guided, introductory walk  for SLT members at our Aucoot Woods property on Sunday, July 12 at 5 p.m. Space is limited to 5 people and you must register for this walk by clicking here.
The walk will showcase the various features of our White Eagle, Radio Tower, and Mahoney properties at Aucoot Woods during the walk. Participants are asked to wear a mask when we are together.
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 the road until you reach the cul-de-sac.  Some may want park and walk-in ½ to ¾ of a mile to the kiosk. If you wish to drive the dirt road, bear left onto the dirt road and follow past the abandoned cranberry bog on your right. Parking is available directly past the bog. The kiosk is a short walk if you continue down the dirt road.
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, wooded swamp, and freshwater marsh.
Each individual  walker should sign up, and if you are not an SLT member, then click here to join SLT today.
If the walk is canceled due to inclement weather, then the information will be emailed to participants. For further information or assistance visit our website at or call the SLT office at 508-748-3080.

Paddle the Weweantic River on Saturday, July 25 at 9 a.m.

Title: Paddle the Weweantic River
Date: Saturday, July 25
Time: 9 a.m.
Where: Weweantic River Boar Ramp, Wareham

Join the Sippican Lands Trust for a paddle along the Weweantic River on Saturday, July 25 at 9 a.m. You must bring your own kayak or canoe, paddles and PFD (personal flotation device) for the paddle and you must register online for the paddle and complete the release form (see links bel0w).

The paddle is limited to 10 total participants and will start at the Weweantic River Boat Ramp in Wareham, MA (between exits 20 and 21 on I-195 East). The paddle will be about two hours long and will explore the Weweantic River and parts of the Sippican River. Please remember to wear a face covering and practice social distancing while at the boat ramp and on the water. Please bring your own supplies like sunscreen, bug spray, water bottles and extra clothing.

If the paddle is cancelled due to inclement weather, then information will be posted to Sippican Lands Trust’s Facebook page and website. For further information contact Sippican Lands Trust at or call (508) 748-3080.