Body and Mind: Exploring the Piscataquis Region

Body and Mind: Exploring the Piscataquis Region proposes two
one-day hikes into the heart of the peaks and valleys of the Piscataquis
Region. Two easy to moderate day hikes are being ofered: Head of
Gulf Hagas and Tird Mountain – Monument Ledge. Tese new opportunities
being ofered by the UM Campus Recreation Center will
cultivate ftness in the outdoors, appreciation of the natural world, and
the cultural heritage of the Piscataquis Region.
The trip will be led by UMaine Extension associate professor emeritus
Roger Merchant, who has been photographing, hiking and paddling
the Piscataquis Region and Maine since 1965. An accomplished
forester, outdoor leader and environmental educator, these two hikes
under Roger’s guidance promise to be engaging and informative, with
moments of quiet and wonder for all of you to enjoy.

The Hikes:
Head of Gulf Hagas, July 18 (alternate date July 20).
Tird Mountain – Monument Ledge Loop, July 25.
Cost: $50 per person, per trip

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