Sanford Community Forest, Sanford

 (Sanford Community Forest in red on map.) More trails will be developed here in the future but in the meantime, the ~3.8-mile loop...

Great Works Reserve, Sanford

The 0.4-mile George E. Sweet Ecology Trail, protected by Mousam Way Land Trust, guides you through a pitch-pine forest (more specifically, a “pitch pine-scrub...

Parsons Beach, Kennebunk

The owners of this private beach lease a small portion to the town, and appear to also allow walkers on the rest of the...

Fawcett-Goodwin and Browning Family Reserves, Sanford

We just happened to see these two Mousam Way Land Trust reserves as we were driving by on High Street. They make up at...

Whippoorwill Conservation Area, York

This York Land Trust and Whippoorwill Landowners Association parcel forms the southwest corner of a fairly large subdivision between Route 1 and the highway....

Pork Point Walking Trail, Bowdoinham

At this amazing town parcel, you can follow a 0.75-mile well-worn trail along the edge of the Kennebec River to Pork Point. There are...

Ocean Path, Acadia National Park

While a good part of this 2.2-mile-long gravel path is wheelchair accessible, the most consistently smooth and flat section is the 0.7-mile stretch between...

The Beehive and Gorham Mountain, Acadia National Park

The Beehive and Gorham Mountain are twin-like knobs rising above the sea. The Beehive is one of the most popular hikes in Acadia National...

Weskeag Headlands Preserve, South Thomaston

 We visited this 37-arce preserve just a tad early. While the relatively large gravel parking area and the outlines of a footpath had...

Great Head, Acadia National Park

For a fairly moderate hike, Great Head offers gorgeous views of the open ocean and the peaceful waters of Newport Cove lapping up against...