Friday, August 29, 2014

Celebrating the Wilderness Act in Ripton

On September 28th a celebration will mark the 50th anniversary of the federal Wilderness Act of 1964.

The family friendly fall celebration will be held on Sunday, Sept. 28 from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. at Middlebury College’s Breadloaf Campus, which is on Vermont Route 125 in Ripton, Vermont. This free event is part of a national celebration of the Wilderness Act and honors Vermont’s tradition of conservation and partnerships.
Event activities include:
Live bluegrass music by Bob Amos and Catamount Crossing
Food and drink concessions
Conservation and environmental exhibits
A special recognition ceremony 
Guided nature hikes and tours for adults and children

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