Posted on September 11, 2017 and last updated on September 12, 2017

Houghton Graves Park, Harpswell


  • Preserve Size: 3 acres
  • Trail Mileage: .25 miles
  • Pets: yes
  • Difficulty: easy
  • Sights: Beal's Cove

This is a teensy walk, but pretty. It starts out through a little field and comes out at a view of Beal’s Cove. There is a place to have a picnic. The preserve is protected by Harpswell Heritage Land Trust.

Directions: Houghton Graves Park is located at 1714 Harpswell Islands Road, Orr’s Island. From Cook’s Corner in Brunswick, follow Rt 24 south for 11.9 miles. The park is on the right, opposite Lowell’s Cove Road. Park by the side of the road and follow the trail between the rail fence and the marsh.


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