Hand Hollow Conservation Area provides critical wildlife habitat and includes ponds, a lake, wetlands, marshes, hardwood swamp, streams, fields, meadows and vernal pools. Beaver ponds on the eastern side of the property provide important habitat for nesting great blue heron, otters and waterfowl.
This hike/snowshoe is an easy 2.5 miles. Here is a link to the trail map:
Minimum age is 8 (8-15 yrs must have a participating adult with them, 16-17 yrs must have a parent/guardian sign participant agreement but do not need to attend)
please be dressed for the weather
dress in layers
wear appropriate hiking footwear or snowshoes. If no snow bring traction device such as stabilicers.
please bring water, snacks and any personal medicines you may need
bring your camera or binoculars if you have them
dogs are not allowed at any LL Bean outing
If you have any trouble finding us, Betsy's cell is[masked], Karen's cell is[masked] feel free to call or text. Look for a silver Subaru Outback or white Jeep
If your plans change, please change your RSVP to NO to give someone from the waiting list a fair chance to attend the event. Please be considerate in regards to your attendance and RSVP's.
We are looking forward to seeing you outside!