Posted on December 2, 2013 and last updated on July 04, 2021

Greenleaf Preserve, Phippsburg


  • Preserve Size: 19 acres maybe?
  • Trail Mileage: .5 miles one way
  • Pets: yes
  • Difficulty: easy
  • Sights: Kennebec River, salt marsh

A .5-mile public walking trail through this easement leads to the Kennebec River and a small salt marsh on the bank, according to the Phippsburg Land Trust. The remainder of the easement is private and not open to public access. For some other short walks nearby, check out Noble Hill and Mary’s Woods.

Directions: Take Main Rd. (Rte. 209) 3.3 Miles north of Center Store, or 1.5 miles south of Winnegance, and turn onto Fiddlers Reach Rd. , proceed .3 miles to Atwood Ln. then turn right onto Atwood Ln. Proceed over the hill on Atwood Ln. approximately .3 mile at which point you will find the parking area on an old abandoned road. The trail-head is 200 further on Atwood Rd. on the right, marked by a sign.