Posted on May 22, 2017 and last updated on August 05, 2017

Cornwall Nature Preserve, Paris


  • Preserve Size: 147 acres
  • Trail Mileage: ~3 miles in network
  • Pets: yes
  • Difficulty: easy
  • Sights: forest, streams

There seem to be a lot of trails — about three miles in total, or thereabouts — packed into this 147-acre preserve! All the trails are blazed with different colors. The preserve is wooded, with some streams meandering through it. The walking is easy.

You can find more information at Maine Trail Finder.

Directions: Turn onto Paris Hill Road from Route 26. The parking lot is about 1.85 miles on your right, if you’re coming from Paris. If you’re coming from West Paris and turn onto Paris Hill Road, look for the preserve on your left after 2.2 miles. Enjoy the gorgeous, historical Paris Hill community! It’s beautiful up there.

Let me know if you have any trail updates or corrections!