Rocky Hills Preserve and Eliot Town Forest, South Berwick and Eliot

This contiguous tract of protected land, which includes the swampy, picturesque York Pond and a network of wide, mostly level old woods roads, is...

Chebeague Island

Map is incomplete, especially the trails on Little Chebeague Island. Chebeague Island is the largest in Casco Bay; it’s almost five miles long and...

Windy Pitch Pond Trail, Baxter State Park

 Map includes sections via canoe on Kidney and Lily Pad Ponds. If you are in the mood for a land-and-water adventure, this route...

Appalachian Trail (south of Daicey Pond), Baxter State Park

Appalachian Trail in dark blue; Foss and Knowlton in red; Blueberry Ledges in blue. The final miles of the Appalachian Trail that lead to...

Little Lyford Pond trails, AMC Maine Woods Initiative

If you’re staying at Little Lyford Lodge, you not only are treated to three delicious meals a day, you also don’t have the excuse...

Baker Pond, AMC Maine Woods Initiative

 Baker Pond is set away from the small cluster of ponds in this corner of the AMC Maine Woods Initiative, so I’m giving...

Horseshoe, Pearl, Grassy Pond Trails, AMC Maine Woods Initiative

At the end of the passable roads in this part of the AMC North Woods, you’ll come across a small cluster of ponds with...

Gorman Loop Trail, AMC Maine Woods Initiative

The allure of this trail is that it is a great place to see birds! The trail makes a 4.4-mile loop in the forest...

Third Mountain to Chairback Mountain Loop, Appalachian Trail Corridor

This is a glorious but strenuous 10-mile hike. While you can do the loop in either direction, people in the know (the staff of...

Buck Hill, Monson

For relatively little effort, you can hike up to a lookout on Buck Hill, which offers a gorgeous view of the land around Monson...