Trail Conditions–Jan. 27th

Current Conditions:  Updated Wednesday, January 27 Comments:   NEW SNOW! Today was a monumental day for the MOWC: our first official grooming! Many of the trails were rolled this morning. There are some thin spots in places. Be advised that there is a snowmobile trail...

2020 Review and Future Outlook for the Center

As this challenging year draws to a close, we have learned a lot about both the importance of community and having a place where we can safely gather and recreate.  In the 18 months since we officially founded The Maine Outdoor Wellness Center in memory of Roy...

Q3 | September 2020 Update

Dear Friends,  I hope this letter finds you safe and healthy. It has been a very hectic start to 2020 so we do apologize for the delay in writing you this letter.  Over these past months, we have received encouraging messages from the community, expressing...

Second Annual (Virtual) Roy-llerski and Fundraiser

The second annual (virtual) Roy-llerski event, held to honor Roy Varney who was a Nordic skier at Leavitt Area High School, will be held during the month of July. Participants can rollerski, run, or bike to commemorate the legacy of Roy and receive prizes. We are...

Board of Directors

Board of Directors Ben Ayers – Co-Chair Ben Ayers serves as Co-Chair for the MOWC and works extensively on helping develop the working foundation for the nonprofit and supporting fundraising. Ben has founded and successfully directed two international non-profit...

The Start of the Center – In Memory of Roy Varney

Roy Varney , son of Gregg and Gloria Varney passed away unexpectedly earlier this month on Tuesday, July 2, 2019. The essence of Roy was laughter, being a shoulder for a friend to lean on, lifting everyone up, figuratively and literally, and bringing energy into any...