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Walks in the Park: Spring 2018

April 18, 2018

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

Mondays & Wednesdays
May 7 – June 27
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 7, 2018:
Meet at the Wildwood Stables Parking Area; We will walk the first loop before the Day Mountain Loop. 3.2 Miles

Wednesday, May 9, 2018:
Witch Hole; Meet at the Duck Brook Bridge at the end of the Duck Brook Road. 3.2 Miles

Monday, May 14, 2018:
Redfield Hill; Meet in the upper, overflow, parking lot for the Jordan Pond House. 3.2 Miles

Wednesday, May 16, 2018:
Somes Sound Overlook; Meet in the Parkman Mountain Parking Lot on Route 198. 3.2 Miles

Monday, May 21, 2018:
Eagle Lake to Bubble Pond; Meet in the Eagle Lake Parking Lot. 4.2 Miles

Wednesday, May 23, 2018:
The Wooded Loop; Park in the upper, overflow, parking lot for the Jordan Pond House. 3.5 Miles

Monday, May 28, 2018:
Holiday, no walk today.

Wednesday, May 30, 2018:
Schooner Head to the Fabbri Memorial Parking area; Meet in the Schooner Head Overlook Parking Area. 4.2 Miles

Monday, June 4, 2018:
Jordan Stream; Meet in the overflow, upper parking lot for the Jordan Pond House. 4.0 Miles

Wednesday, June 6, 2018:
Little Long Pond; Meet at the Gate in Seal Harbor. 4.0 Miles

Monday, June 11, 2018:
Witch Hole and Paradise Hill; Meet at the Duck Brook Bridge at the end of the Duck Brook Road. 4.2 Miles

Wednesday, June 13, 2018:
Hadlock Brook Loop; Meet at the Brown Mountain Gate house, just before Northeast Harbor. 3.9 Miles

Monday, June 18, 2018:
Jordan Pond to Deer Brook Bridge; Meet at the lower, overflow parking lot for the Jordan Pond House. 3.4 Miles

Wednesday, June 20, 2018:
Amphitheater Loop; Meet in the Brown Mountain Gate House Parking Lot. 5.2 Miles

Monday, June 25, 2018:
Day Mountain Loop; Meet at the Wildwood Stables Parking Area. 5.5 Miles

Wednesday, June 27, 2018:
Eagle Lake; Meet at the Eagle Lake Parking area on Route 233. 6.0 Miles

If you participated in all the walks, you walked over 60 Miles!

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