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Open Farm Day - Explore Merrymeeting Bay Bike Tour

  • Mailly Waterfront Park 6 Main Street Bowdoinham, ME, 04008 United States (map)

Explore Merrymeeting Bay Bike Ride

Sunday, July 28

KELT is partnering with the Merrymeeting Trailblazers and Maine Farmland Trust for the Explore Merrymeeting Bay Bike Tours, visiting the farms and exploring the scenes of Open Farm Day. The ride will include three led bike ride options for a range of abilities and interests.

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10:00 am - 35 mi - Ride through Bowdoinham, Richmond, and Topsham with short stops at farms on the route. This ride is best for intermediate or advanced riders.

10:15 am - 24 mi - Ride through Bowdoinham and Richmond with stops to explore farms along the way. This is a good ride for beginner or intermediate riders.

10:30 am - 14 mi - Ride with stops to explore some of Bowdoinham’s Forever Farms. This ride will be led by Maine Farmland Trust staff and is good for beginner & intermediate riders and those who are interested in learning more about farmland protection in one of the richest farming areas in Bowdoinham.

If you'd rather explore the farms at your own pace, you can create your own ride! There will be a table with information about suggested bike routes along with refreshment stops at Mailly Waterfront Park from 9am to 3pm. Join us to explore the Bay and learn about Merrymeeting Trail!

This event is generously sponsored by Merrymeeting Trailblazers and Maine Farmland Trust

To find out more about the rides and to register:

Earlier Event: July 27
Raised Bed Gardening and Pest Control
Later Event: August 6
Tide Pooling at Reid State Park