Events on the Eastern Trail – 2021

 

Happy people enjoying the Eastern Trail!

Go here for Resources to Help with Safe Use of the Eastern Trail During the Covid-19 Virus

Trailwide Events:

  • Maine Lighthouse Ride is scheduled for September 11, 2021. Details for this ride are being worked out and will be posted on this site – along with a link to registration – by March 1. More information here.

Upcoming So. Portland-Scarborough-OOB-Saco Section Events:

  • Thursday, January 28 – Eastern Trail Full Moon Walk (Wolf Moon), 4:30 – 5:30 pm, Scarborough Marsh. Join the Eastern Trail for a full moon walk in Scarborough Marsh.  The walks will leave from the Pine Point parking area. Groups will be limited in size to 15 people and masks/social distancing is required. Go here to Register (registration required). Contact 207-284-9260 or email patti@easterntrail.org. No flashlights or pets, please.
  • Saturday, February 27 – Eastern Trail Full Moon Walk (Snow Moon), 5:30 – 6:30 pm, Scarborough Marsh. Join the Eastern Trail for a full moon walk in Scarborough Marsh.  The walks will leave from the Pine Point parking area. Groups will be limited in size to 15 people and masks/social distancing is required. Go here to Register (registration required). Contact 207-284-9260 or email patti@easterntrail.org. No flashlights or pets, please.

Upcoming Biddeford-Arundel-Kennebunk Section Events:

  • No events scheduled at this time.

Upcoming Eliot, South Berwick, Berwick, North Berwick, Wells Section Events:

  • No events scheduled at this time.

Here are some exciting group trail events we hope to plan in 2021:

  • Maine Lighthouse Rideis tentatively scheduled for September 11, 2021. Details for this ride are being worked out and will be posted on this site – along with a link to registration – as soon as possible.  Our premier ride event of the year took a different and temporary form last year – More information here.
  • Lunch and Loop Rides also expected to be held in 2021. Information on past rides can be found on the Loop and Lunch Rides web page. These are intended to acquaint participants with the beauty of the Eastern Trail and increase two-wheeled camaraderie, and usually range from three to five bike rides. To allow riders to enjoy Maine’s seasonal changes, ride organizers Russ Lamer and Bob LaNigra.
  • Happy people enjoying the Eastern Trail!ET Moonlight treks are scheduled throughout the year, often every month -— walking in the summer, snowshoeing and skiing as possible in the winter.

Other Maine, New England Region and National Trail or Related Events:

  • No events scheduled at this time.

In addition to the events shown above:

  • Check our separate Events Calendar, which lists all activities that we know about that take place on, or are otherwise related to, the Eastern Trail.
  • Check our page Ideas for Getting Out on the Eastern Trail, which lists great ideas and resources for getting out on the Eastern Trail.
  • Eastern Trail Ambassador Program. Do you enjoy being out on the trail? Meeting people? Learning about the History of the area and sharing what you’ve learned? Perhaps looking for an activity to do with your children, spouse or best buddy? Want to become more involved with the Eastern Trail and your community? Then we invite you to become an Eastern Trail Ambassador! Read more:  Details flyer and Poster.

Happy people enjoying the Eastern Trail!Click here for a great set of pictures from a past Sunset/Moonrise Walk on the Eastern Trail (pictures taken by ETA volunteer Jim Bucar). Watch the ETA calendar for similar upcoming events.