On Sunday, Sept. 17, Maine Coast Heritage Trust (MCHT) will host a picnic from noon – 2:30 pm at the Long Point Preserve in Machiasport. This free event will feature hot dogs grilled on the beach, beachcombing, a nature walk, and more!
Come get a close-up look at seals basking on the ledges through high-powered spotting scopes, hear stories about the ancient history of Long Point, share a picnic with family and friends, and take an optional nature walk to learn about the birds, plants, and wildlife of Washington County.
This is event is free and open to the public. MCHT will run a shuttle van from the parking lot to the beach on Cottage Cove. An optional nature walk for all ages with naturalist Kirk Gentalen will depart from the beach at 1:00 pm.
For more information, visit www.mcht.org/longpointpicnic or call (207) 271-7701.