Moses Woodman Preserve, Buxton

This preserve might fly a bit under the radar, and the initial 0.4-mile trek on a woods road, across a power line, and through...

Maple Street Conservation Area and Town Forest, North Berwick

Trails in red are Maple Street Conservation Area; trails in blue are Negutaquet Conservation Area. The sixty acres of town land in the Maple...

Goodwin Forest, Eliot

As of the spring of 2021, you can do a 1.3-mile or so walk in the 74-acre forest through the woods to Shorey’s Brook....

Rachel Carson National Wildlife Refuge on Brave Boat Harbor, Kittery

This is a beautiful and easy 1.25-mile walk to the end of an archaic berm jutting out into a saltwater marsh. Much of the...

Cross Town Trail, Gorham

´╗┐This section of the Cross Town Trail, or CCT, is a 1.5-mile straight shot (more of less) from New Portland Road to Hutcherson Drive....

Mill Brook South Preserve, Westbrook

Not to be confused with the magnificent Mill Brook Preserve, just north of this 32-acre parcel, Mill Brook South Preserve offers a 1.5-mile walk...

Shaw Cherry Hill Farm, Gorham

The crowds were out on a relatively warmish Saturday on these wide, smooth paths. Puppies galore! The popularity of this wonderful trail system, which...

Jugtown Forest, Casco (and Naples/Otisfield)

Hancock Land Company maintains a network of logging roads on its land holdings in Casco, Otisfield, and Naples that it invites the public to...

Maguire Preserve, Whitefield

We visited this new Midcoast Conservancy preserve before its kiosk was complete and trail map posted, so it’s possible there are more trails to...

Aldermere Farm Preserve, Rockport

If you’re yearning for a stony seascape (especially on a cold, gray day!), you can reach one by walking down an easy 0.4-mile trail...