Week of Events
An adventurous mountain bike ride for the more experienced cyclists looking for a high intensity route led by avid cyclist and Land Use Manager, Jim Olney. Registration is free and open to the public, but space is limited. Please bring a helmet and your own mountain bike suitable for rougher trails.
This walk explores a scenic, hilly area in the Western section of Middle Moors. Highlights include freshwater ponds in various stages of succession, interesting plant species, and stunning views of the Moors and Nantucket Harbor. 2.4 miles http://support.nantucketconservation.org/site/Calendar?id=101150&view=Detail
This practice will be led by Lynne Begier This is a 60 minute class moderately paced with mindful and controlled movement and breath. Emphasis is on lengthening postures and fluid breathing, smooth transitions, and cultivating focus. Class includes a gentle warm-up, 1 brief flow to warm the body, a short series of longer holds, and…
Explore the retired pastures, forested paths, & hidden wetlands of this spectacular property. Located off Quidnet Rd, this former farmland was used for a 10-year study of the ecological effects of sheep grazing on the island’s landscape. See how rare plant species re-established in this secluded spot. 1.6 miles http://support.nantucketconservation.org/site/Calendar?id=101174&view=Detail
Introducing the 1st annual Nantucket Harvest Fair! New for 2022, the Nantucket Conservation Foundation’s Cranberry Festival has joined forces with the Nantucket Island Fair, to create something that captures the spirit of both events, and brings this important family-friendly celebration back to the “Shoulder Season”. These 2 fall fairs are beloved, historic island events, and we…
Join the Nantucket Conservation Foundation for our first ever Batacular Bike Race! This off-road race will take you through some of the most beautiful trails found on the island. Proceeds benefit the continued work of the Nantucket Conservation Foundation. https://runsignup.com/Race/MA/Nantucket/BatacularBikeRace2022