Merrymeeting Trailblazers and Maine Farmland Trust are sponsoring the Explore Merrymeeting Bay Bike Tours, visiting the farms and exploring the scenes of Open Farm Day. The day will include three led bike ride options for a range of abilities and interests. All three led rides will leave from Mailly Waterfront Park. Merrymeeting Wheelers, Maine Farmland Trust, and Kennebec Estuary Land Trust will be supporting the rides.
10:00am - 35 mile ride through Bowdoinham, Richmond, and Topsham with short stops at farms on the route. This ride is best for intermediate or advanced riders.
10:15am - 24 mile ride through Bowdoinham and Richmond with stops to explore farms along the way. This is a good ride for beginner or intermediate riders.
10:30am - 14-mile 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.
The day also includes the option to attend a barbeque at Bowdoinham's Mailly Waterfront Park featuring fresh foods from local farms and live music! The cost is $10/plate.
Join us to explore the Bay and learn about Merrymeeting Trail!