4/11/2022 COVID Update: The State of Maine no longer requires masking or proof of vaccination to attend any public events, but individual venues are free to do so. For the latest information, visit the Center for Disease Control and Prevention or the State of Maine’s COVID site.

Youth Mountain Bike Ride

Quarry Road Recreation Area 300 Quarry Road, Waterville, ME

Calling All Youth Mountain Bikers... Come Catch a Smile with the Central Maine Cycling Club Junior Dirt Riders every week this summer. We will be hosting our weekly Youth Mountain Bike Ride at Quarry Trails in Waterville. The rides are open to all riders from High School age and younger who have the ability to […]

Quarry Road Summer Race Series 3K

Quarry Road Recreation Area 300 Quarry Road, Waterville, ME

The Quarry Road Summer Race Series is a fun, family-friendly, weekly trail running series. Our goal is to provide a summer of great experiences for runners in the greater Waterville area.   Each week participants will complete different courses of varying lengths from 3K to 8K, utilizing the full extent of the Quarry Road trail system. […]

Youth Mountain Bike Ride

Quarry Road Recreation Area 300 Quarry Road, Waterville, ME

Calling All Youth Mountain Bikers... Come Catch a Smile with the Central Maine Cycling Club Junior Dirt Riders every week this summer. We will be hosting our weekly Youth Mountain Bike Ride at Quarry Trails in Waterville. Rides will last from 6 to 7:30 pm. The rides are open to all riders from High School […]

Quarry Road Summer Race Series – 5K

Quarry Road Recreation Area 300 Quarry Road, Waterville, ME

The Quarry Road Summer Race Series is a fun, family-friendly, weekly trail running series. Our goal is to provide a summer of great experiences for runners in the greater Waterville area.   Each week participants will complete different courses of varying lengths from 3k to 8k, utilizing the full extent of the Quarry Road trail system. […]

Art & Science Walk

Quarry Road Recreation Area 300 Quarry Road, Waterville, ME

Join visiting artist Lisa Link on an interactive art and science walk to explore her public art installation of WordWrap2018: Swimming Upstream. Together with nature enthusiast Serena Sanborn, the walk will simultaneously investigate the natural world encountered on the Quarry Road Trails. Participants will create interactive photos along the trial. CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION

Free

Let’s Go! National Trails Day

Quarry Road Recreation Area 300 Quarry Road, Waterville, ME

The community is invited to Inland Hospital’s Let’s Go! National Trails Day on Saturday, June 2, 10am-Noon, at Quarry Road Trails located at 300 Quarry Road, Waterville. Explore the many trails located on 200 acres, bring your own bike to ride, go on a Let’s Go! StoryWalk, play Let’s Go! Corn Hole, and eat a […]

Free

Colby Nordic Marathon

Quarry Road Recreation Area 300 Quarry Road, Waterville, ME

Join the Colby College Nordic ski team for their spring fundraiser on March 17, 2018. Race Information: 40 km or 20 km Skate Mass Start. Start is at 9:30 a.m. for both distances. Registration Information: Registration will occur online at https://www.skireg.com/quarry-road-marathon 40K: $40 until March 1, $55 until night March 15, $60 day of race. […]

Full Moon Sip & Ski

Quarry Road Recreation Area 300 Quarry Road, Waterville, ME

Winter Fun Day

Quarry Road Recreation Area 300 Quarry Road, Waterville, ME
Free

Quarry Road Master Plan Public Workshop

Quarry Road Recreation Area 300 Quarry Road, Waterville, ME

Friends of Quarry Road is developing a new master plan for the area -- and they need YOUR help! This plan will explore opportunities to increase usage in all seasons -- including hiking, biking, paddling, Nordic and alpine skiing -- and to construct physical infrastructure that will enable the area to host large events and […]

Free

Waterville Green Drinks

Quarry Road Recreation Area 300 Quarry Road, Waterville, ME

Come join KV Connect, Waterville’s young professionals group, for an exciting evening of networking and socialization while helping to support a great cause! This month, GreenDrinks is going outdoors to enjoy the summer weather and support the Quarry Road Trails Summer Race Series! Admission is a $5.00 suggested donation for support of the Quarry Road […]

$5

Susan Childs Boat Launch

Quarry Road Recreation Area 300 Quarry Road, Waterville, ME

Friends of Quarry Road welcome all to attend the official opening of the Susan Childs Boat Launch on National Trails Day, Saturday, June 3 starting at 10:30am. After a ribbon cutting ceremony, the group’s president, Joe Reisert, will give an update on the area and plans for trail enhancements and summer programs. The new boat […]

Free

Plant Responses to Climate Change

Quarry Road Recreation Area 300 Quarry Road, Waterville, ME

Learning the seasonal availability of the flora of our area and how climate change is influencing the cycles of plants and trees helps us to regulate our won behaviors and increase awareness as to how we interact with the shrubs, trees, vines and herbaceous plantain our own back yards and woodlots. Learn from the staff […]

Community Free Ski, Snowshoe, and Bike Day

Quarry Road Recreation Area 300 Quarry Road, Waterville, ME

Whether you're a first-timer or a seasoned veteran, please join the Central Maine ski community for a day of free skiing on the Quarry Road trails. Gates open at 8 a.m., and the Welcome Center opens at 10 a.m. with ski equipment available to rent. We'll also have guided snowshoe tours (equipment provided) and fat […]

Free

Community Free Ski Day and Winter Fun Day

Quarry Road Recreation Area 300 Quarry Road, Waterville, ME

Whether you're a first-timer or a seasoned veteran, please join the Central Maine ski community for a day of free skiing on the Quarry Road trails. Gates open at 8 a.m., and the Welcome Center opens at 10 a.m. with ski equipment available to rent. Additional activities will include snow sculptures, snowball toss, sledding, and […]

Free

Free Skiing & Learn-to-Ski Clinic

Quarry Road Recreation Area 300 Quarry Road, Waterville, ME

Join us for a day of free skiing for the whole family, including equipment and instruction for those new to the sport. Ski equipment available to try for free. Free ski clinics (skate and classic technique) for both beginner and intermediate skiers: 10:00 - 11:00 a.m. 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

Free

Quarry Road Fall Festival

Quarry Road Recreation Area 300 Quarry Road, Waterville, ME

All are invited to this free community event to enjoy fun activities, explore the trails and learn about winter programs, volunteer opportunities, recent updates and future plans. Family-friendly activities will include trail walks, a hay bale maze, pumpkin bowling, orienteering, apple slinging, and face painting.  Participants are encouraged to bring their mountain bikes to try […]

Free

Recurring

Quarry Road Summer Race Series

Quarry Road Recreation Area 300 Quarry Road, Waterville, ME

The Quarry Road Summer Race Series is a weekly trail running series held at the Quarry Road Recreation Area in Waterville, Maine. Our goal is to create a fun, family friendly series that will provide a summer of great experiences for runners in the Greater Waterville Area. Each week participants will complete different courses of varying […]

Seventh Annual Central Maine AIDS Walk

Quarry Road Recreation Area 300 Quarry Road, Waterville, ME

Check-in at 9:00; Walk/Run at 10:00; Cookout and Silent Auction at noon The mission of the Horizon Program is to provide quality, compassionate, and comprehensive medical and social services to all identified people living with HIV/AIDS in central and mid-coast Maine. With offices in Gardiner and Augusta, the program provides: A clinic for medical services […]

Winter Carnival

Quarry Road Recreation Area 300 Quarry Road, Waterville, ME

Waterville’s popular Winter Carnival is slated for Saturday, January 30 at the Quarry Road Recreation Area. The annual family-friendly event will be held from 11am until 2pm at the area located off North Street in Waterville. Admission to the event is free while donations for dog sled rides, food, and general support for the area’s […]

Free

Moon Walk

Quarry Road Recreation Area 300 Quarry Road, Waterville, ME

Active family fun does not have to stop when the sun goes down. Join us for a walk on the trails at the Quarry Road Recreation Area off North Street, Waterville.

Free

Quarry Road Fall Festival

Quarry Road Recreation Area 300 Quarry Road, Waterville, ME

• Hot cider & refreshments • Trail walks • Dryland dog sled and fat biking demos • Pump track open – bring your bike! • Pumpkin bowling • Hay Bale Maze • Face painting and more family-friendly activities!

Free

Quarry Road Paintball 5K Run Biathlon

Quarry Road Recreation Area 300 Quarry Road, Waterville, ME

Paintball guns and instruction provided. Proceeds benefit Central Maine Ski Club. FMI: 207-397-3477

$10 – $15

Quarry Road Ramble

Quarry Road Recreation Area 300 Quarry Road, Waterville, ME

Susan MacKenzie will be leading a ramble along dirt roads at  Quarry Road Recreation Area.

Free

Maine’s Nordic Skiing Heritage

Quarry Road Recreation Area 300 Quarry Road, Waterville, ME

This fascinating digital slideshow includes more than 100 vintage photos and will cover the history of Nordic Skiing in Maine, from 1870 to the present.  Presented by Scott Andrews, research director of the Ski Museum of Maine.

Free
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