Posted on July 2, 2014 and last updated on August 21, 2017

Doyle Preserve, Damariscotta


  • Preserve Size: 16 acres
  • Trail Mileage: 1 mile of trails
  • Pets: yes
  • Difficulty: easy
  • Sights: Pemaquid Pond

Doyle Preserve, managed by the Pemaquid Watershed Association, contains a little over one mile of trails that take you to the shores of the quiet Pemaquid Pond.

Directions: From Damariscotta, take the Biscay Road (intersects with Business Route 1 at McDonalds) for 2 miles and turn left onto Egypt Road (just before Pinkham’s Plantation, a landscaping business located on the right). Travel 1.7 miles and turn right on to Castaway Cove Road. Preserve parking area is 0.1 miles down on the right. The trail begins a little farther long down Castaway Cove Road.

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