Nature Exploration

Almost every New England habitat type is represented on Maine State Parks and Public Lands. There is so much to explore! Bring you camera, your drawing pad, your field glasses, and renew yourself in the wonders of nature.

We have:

Read the weekly Nature Note.

Check out the self-guided Natural Heritage Hikes on Maine's Parks and Lands and other locations throughout the state.

Visit the Nature Centers at:
Ferry Beach State Park
Mount Blue State Park

For both recreational and educational programs check out our Event Calendar

Our Kids Page and Teacher Resources pages are by popular request and will develop over time. Please check back often and send your comments and notes about your educational discoveries on Maine's State Parks and Public Lands to the Interpretive Specialist.