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Nantucket Conservation Foundation

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(508) 228-2884

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info@nantucketconservation.org

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Winter Walks with Allen Reinhart- The Serengeti

April 28 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

Named ‘Nantucket’s Serengeti’ due to its undeniable visual similarity to the plains of eastern Africa, this stunning 400 acres of scrub oak shrubland constitutes the southern portion of our largest property, the Middle Moors. In an effort to restore grasslands, it has been mowed annually since 1998. This event is FREE and open to the public but registration is required. Winter Walk Sign-Up

Mornings for Members: Ram Pasture

June 5 @ 8:30 am - 11:00 am

Ram Pasture 2.3 Miles Explore the southernmost end of the Foundation’s popular Sanford Farm. This area, rich in natural history, is also home to some of the island’s rarest plants and animals. Experience excellent views of open grasslands, the Head of the Plains, and the Atlantic Ocean. To sign up for this event please click here. Please note that this program is reserved for up-to-date members of the Foundation. If you are not currently a member or are unsure about…

Mornings for Members: Tawpawshaw Bog & Shawkemo Highlands

June 12 @ 8:30 am - 11:00 am

Tawpawshaw Bog & Shawkemo Highlands 2.4 Miles This walk explores a particularly scenic and hilly area in the Western section of the Middle Moors. Highlights include freshwater ponds in various stages of succession, interesting plant species, and stunning views of the Moors and Nantucket Harbor. To sign up for this event please click here. Please note that this program is reserved for up-to-date members of the Foundation. If you are not currently a member or are unsure about your membership…

Mornings for Members: TBA

June 15 @ 8:30 am - 11:00 am

Miles To sign up for this event please click here. Please note that this program is reserved for up-to-date members of the Foundation. If you are not currently a member or are unsure about your membership status, you may call us at 508- 228-2884 or enroll here.

Mornings for Members: Western Moors (Scoot)

June 19 @ 8:30 am

Western Moors (Scoot*) 3.5 Miles Travel through a diverse area with freshwater ponds, hilly terrain, and views of Nantucket Harbor. Views from some of the Island’s highest vantage points will give participants an excellent reference point if they wish to return on their own. To sign up for this event please click here. Please note that this program is reserved for up-to-date members of the Foundation. If you are not currently a member or are unsure about your membership status,…