Brown’s Mill Park, Dover-Foxcroft

Are the trails here groomed for skiing in the winter? If not, they would be nice to ski anyway. The town provides a map...

Peltoma Woods, Pittsfield

While the trail section that follows the river a short distance is quite pleasant for walking, many of the other trails here appear to...

Manson Park, Pittsfield

The expansive lawns at Manson Park were beautifully mown when I visited. With few people joining me at the park on the day I...

Pinnacle Park, Pittsfield

At the tiny alpine ski hill of Pinnacle Park, which has one run and where skis are left behind on outside racks long after...

McCLellan Park, Milbridge

The town of Milbridge has turned this 10-acre parcel into a sweet 12-site campground. From a parking area for day visitors, short trails head...

Salt Pond, Hancock

A half-mile trail through the woods takes you to a beautiful beach on Frenchman Bay that is backed by a tidal salt pond. Some...

Woodlawn Museum, Ellsworth

Although I didn’t have time to take advantage of this perk, visitors to this museum estate can conclude (or begin) their time here with...

Lookout Rock, Brooksville

A starter hike for kids! The relatively easy .3-mile climb, much of it on a rocky ledge with pitch pine and blueberries, brings hikers...

Moosehorn National Wildlife Refuge and Mt. Maguerrewok, Baring Plantation

The map above, which displays walking paths, is incomplete. Refer to this map for more information. Importantly, there are shorter nature trails near the...

Devil’s Head Conservation Area, Calais

On my map, the driveable access road is in pink; the walking trails are in blue. There are two trail loops at Devil’s Head:...