Spencer Pond, near Rangeley (Township D)

This little path’s trail head is a touch hard to find, partly because the trail sign is tucked away from the road and there...

Angel Falls, near Rangeley (Township D)

Angel Falls is a short (.4-miles or so depending on where you park), fairly easy hike to a 90-foot waterfall, which is very grand...

Aziscohos Mountain, near Rangeley (Lincoln Plantation)

This might be my newest favorite mountain. I gather the 3,215-foot mountain has been a favorite hike for people since the 1800s. When I...

Piazza Rock, Appalachian Trail, Sandy River Plantation

The hike to Piazza Rock — an extraordinary slab of stone balanced like a drawbridge from the side of a mountainside — is really...

West Kennebago Mountain, near Rangeley, Upper Capsuptic Township

You have to drive several miles on dirt logging roads to access this trailhead. When you at last see the 3,705-foot mountain, it looms...

Houghton Graves Park, Harpswell

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...

Giant Stairs, Harpswell

This is a stunning, albeit short trail along a particularly dramatic part of Harpswell’s coast. The preserve is named for the Giant Stairs, a...

Fuller Mountain, Phippsburg

A roughly .6-mile hike will take you to the top of Fuller Mountain, to its nice views, and to the remains of a mountain-top...

Riverbrook Preserve, Waldoboro

This is such a beautiful spot along the Medomak River. The first trail at this new preserve (more will be built in the future)...

Marr’s Ridge Trail, Whitefield

This trail kicks off with a short, quick uphill to an interesting granite sundial and a view of distant hills (in Camden). Then you...