Orono Bog Boardwalk opens Saturday 

Catherine Pegram

A popular local walking spot opens to the public this weekend.The Orono Bog Boardwalk will welcome visitors this season starting at 7 o’clock Saturday morning. The Boardwalk is in the Bangor City Forest and is co-owned by the city and the University of Maine. The director of the Boardwalk says more than 30,000 people visit it each year. It’ll be open seven days a week, until the end of November. The Boardwalk is maintained by volunteers and organizers are always looking for help. You find more information on that and scheduled nature walks at