Event Announcements

Grand Opening of Plummers Ridge Forest and Farms Hiking Trails

Almost seven miles of newly-signed and blazed trails on Plummers Ridge in Milton, NH will be open for the public to explore in a guided walk on Saturday, May 13. The trails, which meander through 400 conserved acres of woodlands and fields and along streambanks, connect the adjacent farms of […]

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MMRG’s Annual Meeting on April 23 Features Sustainability Specialist

Photos: Steve Whitman in Kenya, silent auction items, Lovell Lake rental and guided lobstering trip.

MMRG will hold its 2017 Annual Meeting on Sunday, April 23, from 4 to 7 pm at the Governor’s Inn, 78 Wakefield Street, Rochester, NH.  Following tradition, this festive occasion will start with a cocktail/social hour and […]

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Training Workshop for Conservation Easement Monitors

Monitoring workshop participants learning to use a compass and survey map; photo thanks to Emily Lord.

Moose Mountains Regional Greenways (MMRG) is teaming up with the Stewardship Network: New England and UNH Cooperative Extension (UNHCE) to offer a free training workshop on Saturday, March 25 for volunteer monitors of conservation easements. […]

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MMRG’s Winter Walk Celebrates Newly Conserved Land in Brookfield

Winter walk guides Charlie Bridges and Wendy Scribner next to the rock for which the newly-conserved ‘Split Rock Conservation Area’ is named.

On Sunday afternoon, March 5, Moose Mountains Regional Greenways (MMRG) will offer a free snowshoe walk led by wildlife expert Charlie Bridges and forester Wendy Scribner. The outing will […]

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Register Early for MMRG’s Annual Meeting

Courtesy photo of Steve Whitman in Kenya.

MMRG will hold its 2017 Annual Meeting on Sunday, April 23 from 4:00 to 8:00 pm at Governor’s Inn in Rochester, NH. Following tradition, this festive occasion will start with a cocktail/social hour and silent auction, followed by a buffet dinner, award presentation, […]

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4th annual CC Mixer: ‘Planning Development with Conservation in Mind’

Photo of our first CC Mixer, with guest speaker Amanda Stone of UNH Cooperative Extension, courtesy of Kari Lygren.

Moose Mountains Regional Greenways (MMRG) will hold its 4th annual ‘CC Mixer’ on Saturday, December 3 from 8:30 am until noon at the Wakefield Opera House, 2 High St, Sanbornville, NH. The […]

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Workshop on Cut-to-Length, Biomass and Conventional Logging

Thanks to Kate Wilcox for these photos of previous MMRG forestry workshops.

Join us for a unique outdoor workshop on Friday morning, November 4, where three forms of logging will be demonstrated on a sustainably managed forest.  The workshop is free and open to the public and will be held at the Branch […]

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MMRG Plans October 1 Hike on Copple Crown

On Saturday, October 1, Moose Mountains Regional Greenways (MMRG) will offer a free guided hike on Copple Crown Mountain in Brookfield. The Copple Crown Trail is one of the NH Lakes Region’s most popular hikes. After a round trip distance of more than 5 miles and elevation gain of […]

By |September 11th, 2016|Event Announcements|Comments Off on MMRG Plans October 1 Hike on Copple Crown

‘Paddle & Pub’ Event to Celebrate Branch River Conservation Purchase

Thanks to Patti Connaughton-Burns, Linda Schier, and Kate Wilcox for these photos.

MMRG invites the public to join in celebrating its recent acquisition of the Branch River Conservation Area, located between the villages of Union and Sanbornville in Wakefield. The ‘Paddle & Pub’ event will combine an after-work paddle on […]

By |September 6th, 2016|Event Announcements|Comments Off on ‘Paddle & Pub’ Event to Celebrate Branch River Conservation Purchase

Little Blue Job Mountain Hawk Watching planned for September 10 or 11

MMRG  will offer a free hawk watching outing on Little Blue Job Mountain in Strafford/Farmington led by MMRG Staff member and long-time birder Virginia Long. The event will take place from 10 am until 1 pm on either Saturday, September 10 or Sunday, the 11th, depending on which is forecast […]

By |August 26th, 2016|Event Announcements|Comments Off on Little Blue Job Mountain Hawk Watching planned for September 10 or 11

New Activities Planned for 14th annual Woods, Water & Wildlife Festival

Thanks to Kate Wilcox for these photos of our 2015 WWW Festival!

Moose Mountains Regional Greenways’ 14th annual Woods, Water & Wildlife Festival will take place on Saturday, August 13 from 10 am to 3 pm at Branch Hill Farm (BHF), 307 Applebee Road in Milton Mills, NH. This day-long celebration […]

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Have Fun and Learn at 14th Annual Woods, Water & Wildlife Festival!

Thanks to our volunteer photographers, David O’Connor and Kate Wilcox.

MMRG’s  14th annual Woods, Water & Wildlife Festival will take place on Saturday, August 13 from 10 am to 3 pm at Branch Hill Farm, 307 Applebee Road in Milton Mills, NH. This day-long celebration of the great outdoors is an […]

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Sign up Early for Kayaking with Kids on July 20

Fun and learning for kids are the focus of a free paddling event on the second basin of Great East Lake in Acton, ME on Wednesday, July 20, from 9 am to noon (rain date: July 21). Kayaking with Kids is a new activity sponsored by the Acton-Wakefield Watersheds Alliance […]

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Regional Lake Associations Meet and Greet

Moose Mountains Regional Greenways (MMRG) and the Acton Wakefield Watersheds Alliance (AWWA) will hold a ‘Lake Associations Mixer’ on Saturday, June 18 from 9 am to 1 pm at the Wakefield Opera House, 2 High St, Sanbornville, NH. The theme of the day is ‘Connections Between Land Use […]

By |May 31st, 2016|Event Announcements|Comments Off on Regional Lake Associations Meet and Greet

Annual Branch River Paddle planned for May 28

Moose Mountains Regional Greenways (MMRG) and Branch Hill Farm/Carl Siemon Family Charitable Trust (BHF/CSFCT) are teaming up once again to offer canoe and kayak enthusiasts the opportunity to enjoy a group paddle of the pristine Branch River in Milton Mills, NH. The event will take place 10 am – 2 […]

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