The Merrymeeting Arts Center announces a Fern Walk to take place Sunday June 14 from 2-4 pm lead by ecologist Andy Cutko. This is the final activity associated with the Spring 2015 emerging artists show called “Vernal Pools: Ferns & Fiddleheads” which closed this past week.
The fern walk will take place beginnning at 555 Browns Point Road in Bowdoinham. 9 species of fern will be introduced on a fairly easy, level walk.
DIRECTIONS ( 1) Take Rt 24 north from center of Bowdoinham Village (by Town Landing Restaurant) ½ mile to the top of the first hill (2) then a right on Browns Point Rd. Take that for 2.1 miles ( over a small bridge and under power lines). (3)When the road curves left and becomes Pork Point Road, stay on the straight dirt section which is Brown’s Point Road (has Dead End Street sign) (4) Go ½ mile on the dirt road, 555 is a yellow farmhouse with a blue mailbox. Park by the road.