Local Happenings Categorized: Outdoor Activities

15th Annual Race to Remember – Albertville, AL

Date: March 6-7th, 2020 Time:  See Schedule Below Place: Albertville High School 402 E McCord Ave, Albertville, AL 35950 Contact:  Lindsey King- #ob#riragf#at#furcureqfpbir.bet#ob# • 256.572.6314 Heroes,  5ks, Fun Runs, Contests and more! The Race to Remember is an exciting, family-friendly event that supports and works with the mission of Shepherd’s Cove Hospice and the Palliative and Supportive Care Alliance. In 2020, Race to Remember will celebrate its 15th event during this chip-timed race with the traditional… Read more »

2020 Academy Sports + Outdoors Bassmaster Classic – Guntersville, AL

Date: March 5th – 8th Time: Daily Take-Off Events Begin at 6:30 Place: Civitan Park 1130 Sunset Dr, Guntersville, AL 35976 Contact: 877-BASS-USA (877-227-7872) • #ob#onffznfgre#at#rznvyphfgbzrefreivpr.pbz#ob# • bassmaster.com For maps and directions to the BJCC, click here. For a map of the BJCC campus, click here. To book a hotel for the event, click here. ALL EVENTS ARE FREE! Bassmaster Classic Kickoff Party Benefiting Children’s of Alabama: Thursday, March 5th, Uptown area of Birmingham, 5 p.m. – 9 p.m…. Read more »

Skijor Skowhegan – Skowhegan, ME

A man on horse, surrounded by snow and crowd, with the words Skijor Skowhegan February 29th, 2020

Date: February 29, 2020 Time:  12:00 - 4:00 PM Place: Skowhegan Fairgrounds33 Constitution Avenue, Skowhegan, ME 04976 Contact: www.facebook.com/SomersetSnowFes Northeast Equestrian Skijoring Regionals, presented by Baxter Outdoors, is a team time-trial race where a horse and rider pull a snowboarder or alpine skier down a 1,000-foot track of gates and jumps. Skijor Skowhegan is Maine’s first and New England’s only equestrian skijoring race. Competitors will compete for cash prizes and other swag. We are excited to announce Skijor Skowhegan will be hosted… Read more »

“My Everest Odyssey” Memior Discussion – Waterboro, ME

The book cover of My Everest Odyssey by Russell Staples

Date: February 6, 2020 Time: 6:00 – 7:00 PM Place: Waterboro Public Library 187 Main St., E. Waterboro, ME Contact: #ob#whyvr#at#jngreobebyvoenel.pbz#ob# ⋅ (207) 247-3363 Author, Russ Staples, a New Hampshire native, will discuss his recently published memoir, My Everest Odyssey at Waterboro Public Library on Thursday, February 6 at 6 pm. More than 50 years ago Russ trekked from Kathmandu to Mount Everest, the world’s tallest mountain, in sneakers and a borrowed backpack, making him one of… Read more »

Winter Wonderland at Pineland Farm – New Gloucester, ME

A picture of Pineland Farms covered in beautiful fluffy snow.

Date: Friday, January 10th and 28th Walk Times: 11:00 – 11:30 am Contact: Pineland Education 207.650.3031 #ob#rqhpngvba#at#cvarynaqsnezf.bet#ob# Location: Education Barn  (map) 100B Valley Farm Road, New Gloucester ME 04260 US Explore and discover the beauty and wonder of Maine’s winter. If weather permits there will be outside learning about woodland creatures, winter survival, snow science or tracking skills. If the weather is frightful, the group will stay indoors with winter themed activities and crafts. Regitstration is… Read more »