Videos from the Coast

Tour a preserve, learn from a land steward, or enjoy calming coastal moments.

video-player-rovers-2022-05-18

Mission Moment – The Rivers Initiative

This mission moment takes us to the Bagaduce River in Hancock county, a relatively small river that runs through Sedgwick Brooksville, Penobscot, and Castine before it flows into Penobscot bay.

aldermere-player

A Coastal Moment from Aldermere Farm, Rockport, Maine

Aldermere Farm Preserve in Rockport is famous for its Belted Galloway herd, but its also home to beautiful Lily Pond at the foot of the Camden Hills. 

sojourn-player

Maine Coast Sojourn

In the summer of 2019, Timothy P. Wilson reached out to MCHT with the idea to make paintings inspired by conserved lands.

lanes-player

A Coastal Moment from Lanes Island Preserve, Yarmouth, Maine

Located at the mouth of the Royal River in Casco Bay, Lanes Island Preserve features two spectacular campsites and a white sand beach on the south end of the island.

weskeag-player

A Coastal Moment from Weskeag Preserve, South Thomaston, Maine

A mosaic of forests, wetlands, fields, and shrubland, this 132-acre preserve in South Thomaston abuts other conservation areas along the banks of one of the region’s most ecologically-rich saltwater marshes.RE

tills-point-player

A Coastal Moment from Tills Point Preserve, Penobscot, Maine

Located in Penobscot, this lovely 49-acre preserve offers sweeping views of the Bagaduce River and conservation lands in all directions.

long-point-player

A Coastal Moment from Long Point Preserve, Machiasport, Maine

With a rich history, this scenic point in Machiasport boasts incredible natural beauty with sweeping views to the islands of outer Machias Bay.

walker-player

Bagaduce Fishway Project: Walker Pond

Come see the work done last summer at the Mill Pond at Walker Pond outlet in Brooksville.

erickson-player

A Coastal Moment from Erickson Fields Preserve, Rockport, Maine

This former Rockport dairy farm features a 1.4-mile trail and gardens where young people grow food for the community.

lampson-player

A Coastal Moment from Lampson Preserve, Castine and Penobscot, Maine

Despite its small size, the 21-acre Lampson Preserve in Castine and Penobscot offers many wildlife viewing opportunities and a quiet picnic spot along the banks of the Bagaduce River.

harriman-player

A Coastal Moment from Harriman Point Preserve, Brooklin, Maine

In Brooklin, Harriman Point’s beaches boast spectacular views across Blue Hill Bay to Mount Desert Island. Welcome to Blue Hill Peninsula’s largest continuous stretch of coastline open to the public.

woodward-player

A Coastal Moment from Woodward Point Preserve, Brunswick, Maine

Conserved in partnership with Brunswick-Topsham Land Trust, Woodward Point Preserve spans most of a peninsula in Brunswick on the New Meadows River and features more than two miles of shore frontage as well as trails through fields and forest.

whaleboat-player

A Coastal Moment from Whaleboat Island Preserve, Harpswell, Maine

The largest undeveloped island in Casco Bay, Whaleboat Island offers a surprisingly remote feeling and is easily accessed from several nearby towns.