2023 Roy Varney Hornet Classic

The 2023 Roy Varney Hornet Classic is set to take place at the Maine Outdoor Wellness Center on Tuesday, January 31st. The high school race attracts skiers from across central, southern, western, and eastern Maine.  This year, there will be over 10 schools and almost...

January 26th Trails Status

Due to last night’s snow/mix/rain and today’s warm temperatures, the trails will not be groomed today. We ask that people not ski nor snowshoe on the trails today while it warms up. We will groom them on Friday when the temperatures are below freezing....

Trail Conditions – January 24

Current Conditions:  Updated Tuesday, January 24, 2023 Comments:   With over a foot of fresh snow on Monday, we are 100% open! All of the woods trails and field loops were groomed on Monday. It will be a great day to get outside! Please sign in when you arrive. The...

Trail Conditions-January 21

Current Conditions:  Updated Saturday, January 21, 2023 Comments:   We are finally open for Nordic! The fields were rolled on Friday for some skiing. The woods have not been groomed yet. Caution warranted when you cross the bridge: watch for some rocks.You are also...

2023 Elementary Nordic Ski Program

In conjunction with the MSAD52 Adult Ed and with the Leavitt Nordic community, we are excited to have the elementary Nordic ski program at the Maine Outdoor Wellness Center again this season. Do you have a child interested in Nordic skiing? Join the Leavitt Nordic...

Giving thanks on giving Tuesday

 A mother’s perspective:  As I sit here preparing to share thoughts and stories of the farm and the MOWC, I find myself feeling blessed by all that has evolved from Roy’s memory.   For those of you who may not have known him or the kind of person he was, I...

Fall Fiddlers Contra Dance

Join us for an evening of traditional live music and contra dancing featuring musicians – Greg Boardman, Jessie Boardman, and Chris Robley – who are widely recognized for their musicianship, knowledge, and creativity. The evening will begin with a concert...

Annual Summer Fundraiser & Community Gathering

Join us on August 20, 2022, to celebrate our three-year anniversary and the end of summer at our annual fundraiser and community gathering. Come relax for the evening and enjoy: Live musicLawn gamesRaffle prizesCampfires and smoresExplore The MOWC buildings and...

The Turtle Club – An outdoor adventure program

Join us at The Maine Outdoor Wellness Center this summer for an outdoor program for kids of all ages. This is an opportunity to explore the hiking/biking/running trails at the MOWC.  The Turtle club group will be led by Eli Lind, Ali Dening, and Jake...