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The Maine Bucket List: Baxter Park and Mt. Katahdin with Chris Toy
with Chris Toy
Mt. Katahdin is #2 on National Geographic’s top 10 summits worldwide! Check Baxter Park and Mt. Katahdin off your bucket list (weather permitting!) AND enjoy great camp cooking with Registered Maine Guide and chef Chris Toy for 3 days, Sept. 23 - Sept. 25. There will be a required meeting one month before the trip. This is a strenuous trip requiring uphill hiking for 6 hours at a stretch carrying a backpack weighing at least 12 lbs. Please note: Our group will stay together for the whole trip. We will gain the summit as a team or no one will.
Chris Toy will host an Info Night on Tuesday, June 26 at 7:00 pm, Freeport Middle School Library. Please email Kelli at email@example.com if you plan to attend.
Price: $175 (includes Registered Maine Guide, camping fees, 2 breakfasts, 2 dinners, and 1 lunch). Transportation is not included.
For more information on how to register, please email Kelli at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Tour of Berlin
with Valeska Hornschild-Bear
Whether you are interested in history, art or culture, Berlin offers it all! Guided and organized by a native from Berlin – now living in Freeport, ME - you will dive into the city from day one, and bring back unforgettable memories. Everything will be organized for you, so you can relax, while absorbing the city's vibe.
Come and join us for an informal and free Berlin Evening at the Freeport Library on September 20, 2018, at 7 p.m. On that night, Valeska Hornschild-Bear will talk about Berlin's history as well as the itineray ofthat trip. Everyone is welcome!
Click here for more detailed information about the trip, including the itinerary and travel information! The cost of the trip is $1800, with airfare not included. Payments will be made directly to RSU5.
Please email Kelli at email@example.com with questions!
Tour of Flavors: Union and Appleton
with Kelli Park
Fall in love with Midcoast Maine’s farm country and discover the hidden gems of Appleton and Union! They have it all, as far as local flavors go! Explore the rolling hills of Appleton: enjoy a tour of Glendarragh Lavender Farm, learn about making goat cheese at Appleton Creamery, and savor a mouth-watering, locally-sourced lunch at Deer Foot Farm Market. Next stop: Highcroft Farm! Discover the art of spinning and dyeing yarn (from resident sheep, goats, and angora rabbits!), tour the farm, gardens, and gift shop (featuring handmade goods, art and antiques). Last, but not least: Sweetgrass Winery in Union! Enjoy a wine tasting with scenic views of the Medomak Valley to fully appreciate the flavors of the region. Summer is on its way, so let’s celebrate in true Maine style! Lunch, wine tasting and tour included in cost. Please wear appropriate footwear for walking and dress in layers for the weather. Rain or shine. Please bring an insulated cooler bag if you plan to purchase grocery items at the farms.