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CITY WALKS
Back Cove Trail Portland, easy 4.2mi
loop. The skyline of Portland serves
as a spectacular backdrop for this
easy and mostly paved loop around
the city's tidal Back Cove and its surrounding
neighborhoods. Perfect for
a sunset stroll or early morning pickme-up
walk.
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By name of its sheer size and geographic
variation, Maine offers an
unlimited supply of short walks,
trails and day hikes, many more than
could be explored in a lifetime. Assembled
here is a collection of nearly
30 of Maine's best, most accessible
trails and walks categorized by a
range of interests. Many are certain
to be located only a short distance
from your campground.
We encourage Maine hikers to " Be
Prepared " for our rapidly changing
weather and the possibilities of biting
insects and poison ivy along
the way.
" Leave No Trace " philosophy, and
plan to bring water and a snack.
To read more about these hikes or
find others, we enthusiastically recommend
MaineTrailfinder.com.
Key: Each listed excursion provides
the name of the nearest city or town
and
a range of difficulty. All
distances are listed in miles, and
when available, distances are
labeled as one-way (ow), round-trip
(rt), loop, or as total combined
distance for a network of trails.
COASTAL AND SHORELINE HIKES
Marginal Way Ogunquit, easy,
1.25 mi: One of Maine's most
popular coastline walks, Marginal
Way offers unmatched sea and
land views at every turn. Take a
rest and enjoy the views from the
many beaches, or bring a picnic and
make a day of it.
The Bold Coast Cutler, easy to moderate
5.8mi
Beech Hill Preserve Rockport, easy,
2.2mi
The Parsons Way Kennebunkport,
easy, 2.0 mi
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OTHER CITY WALKS
Vaughan Woods (aka Hobbitland)
Hallowell, easy, 3.0 mi network
Bangor City Forest Bangor, easy to
moderate, 9.0 mi network
Lewiston-Auburn Riverwalk, easy,
2.0 mi, network
Please abide by the
WATERFALL HIKES
Moxie Falls The Forks, easy, 1.2 mi,
rt: This smooth and beautiful
walk form a well marked trailhead
takes you to Maine's tallest single
drop waterfall. Look for swimming
and fishing holes 100ft further
downstream. A great add on
excursion to whitewater rafting, ATV
adventure or moose safari.
OTHER WATERFALL HIKES
Jewell Falls Portland, easy to moderate
2.0 mi network
Angel Falls Township D, easy to
moderate 1.4 mi
Rattlesnake Flume and Pool Stoneham,
easy to moderate, 2.2 mi
WILDLIFE TRAILS
Aroostook National Wildlife Refuge
Caribou, easy, 5.7 mi, network.
These well maintained trails provide
hikers with ideal conditions for
spotting diverse sp ecies including
moose, bear, beaver and migratory
birds.
OTHER WILDLIFE TRAILS
Rachel Carson Wildlife Refuge
Wells, easy, 1.8 mi, loop
NATIONAL & STATE PARK WALKS
Acadia National Park Bar Harbor,
easy, 4.0 mi, rt. Once you have
explored the bald summit of
Cadillac Mountain, make time to
walk the Ocean Path from Sand
Beach past Thunder Hole and on to
Otter Point; the dramatic coastline
offers many of Maine's most
recognizable vistas.
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OTHER MAINE STATE PARK WALKS:
Wolfe's Neck State Park Freeport,
easy to moderate, 4.4 mi, network
Ferry Beach State Park Saco, easy,
1.4 mi, network
APPALACHIAN TRAIL HIKES
Grafton Notch Loop Trail at Baldpate
Mountain Newry, advanced,
8.0 mi. A well marked and popular
two summit hike offering a strenuous
full day's hike.
OTHER APPALACHIAN TRAIL HIKES
The Hunt Trail to Katahdin's Summit
Millinocket, moderate to advanced,
9.3 mi, rt.
Pleasant Pond Mountain Caratunk,
moderate to advanced, 3.2 mi, rt.
MOUNTAIN HIKES
Mount Kineo Moosehead Lake,
moderate to advanced, 4.0 mi, rt.
Take the short boat ride for a small
fee from Rockwood and then head
out and enjoy the grand vistas from
this historically significant glacial formation.
Considered t he most challenging,
Indian Trail offers the finest
views along an open ledge.
OTHER MOUNTAIN HIKES
Bradbury Mountain State Park Freeport,
21.5 mi, network
Borestone Mountain Elliotsville Twp,
moderate to advanced, 3.6 mi, ow
Tumbledown Mountain Weld, moderate
to advanced, 10.6 mi, network
Douglas Mountain Sebago, moderate
to advanced, 2.8 mi, network
HISTORIC HIKES
Popham Beach State Park Phippsburg,
easy, 2.5 mi, rt. An absolute
must for visiting history buffs and
beach walkers alike. Fort Popham,
Fort Baldwin and Fort St. George
(the last of which is the known archeological
site of the 1607 colony)
are all easily accessed on myriad
trails or along the beach. Fort Baldwin
offers stunning views, and Fort
Popham begs exploration of its forbidding
granite facade.
OTHER HISTORIC HIKES:
Sebago Lake State Park Naples, easy
to moderate, 5.8 mi
Fort Williams Cape Elizabeth, easy,
0.04 mi
Bethel Village History Walk Bethel,
easy, 1.9 mi
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