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Remembering the Designer of the Maine Sate Seal

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Trails Re-opened as of July 15 – On A Trial Basis

In late March, VWHH made the difficult decision to close Vaughan Woods due to crowding at the Hallowell Trailhead and on the Corniche Trail, which had caused both a pedestrian safety issue on Litchfield Road and a public health concern due to COVID-19. This followed the closing of other popular

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Spring 2020 Newsletter

Catch up on the latest news from VWHH! To subscribe to our mailing list, email info@vaughanhomestead.org

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Winter In Vaughan Woods

Trail Conditions: The trails of Vaughan Woods are not groomed or cleared of snow in the winter. Heavy use on the main trail often compacts the snow, making for slippery conditions. We recommend wearing ice grippers or snow shoes.  Skiing: The Corniche Loop Trail is popular for skiing. We do not

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Fall 2019 Newsletter

What’s up at VWHH? Find out in our most recent newsletter!  VWHH Fall 2019 Newsletter – compressed

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Fall Parking Reminder

Fall foliage attracts a higher than normal number of visitors to Vaughan Woods, and that can make parking a challenge. The lot at the Hallowell trailhead on the corner of Litchfield Road and Middle Street only holds 12 cars, and street parking is prohibited. Police will tow and ticket in

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SATURDAY, OCTOBER 19, 2019: Neighborhood Event Fall Gathering

Hey Hallowell-area friends and neighbors, celebrate the coming of Fall! Grab a picnic lunch and come on up to Vaughan Homestead for cider pressing, live fiddle music, a campfire, a children’s sing-a-long and fall games and treats. The event runs from 11:00-1:00. A children’s Campfire Sing-A-Long will be led by

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New Online Interactive Woods Tour

Take a virtual tour of Vaughan Woods. Check out our new online interactive map here. 

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Celebrating 225 Years of History – New Online Exhibit

Spanning three centuries of history and seven generations of one family, the Vaughan Homestead has been everything from “A Place of Refuge” to “A Place To Share . . .” Peruse our new online timeline exhibit created in celebration of Vaughan Homestead’s 225th anniversary this year!  Click on image to

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FRIDAY, OCTOBER 11, 2019: Neighborhood Event – Movie In the Barn

This movie was postponed due to wind back in September, so since school is out this Friday, we thought we’d show it in the barn instead!   Hey capital area friends and neighbors, come enjoy a family-friendly movie in the barn! Movie begins at 2:00. Bring your own chairs and

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