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Volunteers sought for multi-day project in John J. McDevitt Woods(0)

March 21, 2019

RANGELEY – The Rangeley Lakes Heritage Trust is needs volunteers for a multi-day project on their recently acquired property in Wilsons Mills, the John J. McDevitt Woods. This overnight project will take place June 12 to June 15. “This 230-acre parcel on the New Hampshire border, has a few trails, a rustic cabin, and a […]

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First annual Rangeley Birding Festival

RANGELEY – Rangeley Lakes Heritage Trust, along with co-sponsor Maine Audubon, is pleased to announce the first annual Rangeley Birding Festival, to be held June 7-9. This inaugural festival will honor the late John Bicknell. The Rangeley Lakes region is the premier birding destination for rare and sought-after species in New England. Deep in the […]

Wilson Lake Ice-Out Contest tickets now available

WILTON – The snow seems to just keep coming this season, and many local residents are ready for the snow and ice to melt and for spring to start. But when will that be? What’s your guess? Bruce Dyke of the Wilton Fish and Game Association has been the caretaker of the Wilson Lake Ice […]

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