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Walks in the Park: Spring 2017

April 19, 2017

Join MDI Hospital’s wellness team for walks throughout beautiful Acadia National Park this spring!

Mondays & Wednesdays
May 8 – June 28
8:30 am

Our walking program is designed for pleasure or fitness.  We encourage you to pace yourself.

MDI Hospital’s Wellness Program is not responsible for lost or stolen items, injuries or accidents.  Our goal is to offer a safe and enjoyable activity for everyone.  All walkers who are not currently exercising should consult with their health care provider before starting any exercise program.

All Walks Begin at 8:30

Things to consider:
Please wear appropriate shoes
Dress in layers
You may want to bring; water, snacks, insect repellent, camera

For More Information Contact:
MDI Hospital’s Wellness Program
Kathleen Mulligan
Community Health Educator
(207) 801-5034
Ben Billings, MPH
10 Wayman Lane
P.O. Box 8
Bar Harbor, ME 04609

Upcoming Schedule:

Monday, May 8, 2017:
Redfield Hill-Meet in the upper, overflow parking area for the Jordan Pond House. 2.3 Miles

Wednesday, May 10, 2017:
Meet at Wildwood Stables parking area. We will walk the first loop around. 3.2 Miles

Monday, May 15, 2017:
MDI Hospital to Bar Island. Meet in the parking lot at MDI Hospital. 3.0 miles

Wednesday, May 17, 2017:
Witch Hole Pond. Meet at the Duck Brook Bridge via the Duck Brook Road . 3.4 Miles

Monday, May 22, 2017:
Schooner head Overlook to Thunder Hole. Meet in the Overlook parking lot at the end of Schooner Head Road. 3.2 Miles

Wednesday, May 24, 2017
The Wooded Loop. Meet in the upper, overflow parking area for the Jordan Pond House. 3.5 Miles

Monday, May 29, 2017:
No Walk – Memorial Day

Wednesday, May 31, 2017:
Deer Brook Trail. Meet in the Lower, Overflow parking area for the Jordan Pond House. 3.0 Miles

Monday, June 5, 2017:
Otter Point. Meet at the Fabri parking area at the end of Otter Cliffs Road, Otter Creek. 3.0 Miles

Wednesday, June 7, 2017:
Hadlock Brook Loop. Meet at the Brown Mountain Gate House, just before Northeast Harbor. 3.9 Miles

Monday, June 12, 2017:
Little Long Pond. Meet at the Gate in Seal Harbor, Carpool if you can, parking is limited. 4.0 Miles

Wednesday, June 14, 2017:
Jordan Stream. Meet in the upper, overflow parking area for the Jordan Pond house. 4.0 Miles

Monday, June 19, 2017:
Witch hole with Paradise Hill. Meet at the Duck Brook Bridge via the Duck Brook Road entrance. 4.6 miles

Wednesday, June 21, 2017:
Eagle Lake to Bubble Pond. Meet at the Eagle Lake road parking area on route 233. 4.2 miles

Monday, June 26, 2017:
Somes Sound Overlook. Meet in the Parkman Mountain parking area on Route 198. 3.2 Miles

Wednesday, June 28, 2017:
Little Long Pond. “The longer version”. Meet in the Greenrock parking lot beyond the gate (coming from the town of Seal Harbor). 5.0 Miles

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