Maine Coast Heritage Trust’s Erickson Fields Preserve, located at 164 West Street in Rockport, is hosting a story trail featuring “The Fall Fairy Gathering” by local author Liza Gardner Walsh. Pages of the book are posted along the 1.4-mile loop trail. Paired with warm and whimsical illustrations by Hazel Mitchell, the book depicts how fairies celebrate the harvest season and prepare for winter. Visitors are encouraged to follow the CDC’s guidelines for distancing while exploring the preserve. Visit to find tips for preparing for outings.