Posted on May 3, 2018 and last updated on June 26, 2018

Tatnic Hills Preserve, Wells

QUICK TRAIL FACTS

  • Preserve Size: 171 acres
  • Trail Mileage: 1.8 miles
  • Pets: no
  • Difficulty: easy
  • Sights: white oak and shagbark hickory trees

The Nature Conservancy protects 171 acres of land here, which contain two fairly uncommon tree species for Maine, the white oak and shagbark hickory. Together, the two loops create a nearly two-mile walk. Or you can do just a mile loop on either side of Cheney Woods Road.

Directions: The preserve is located on Cheney Woods Road, after it turns into a dirt road. The parking area is about .6 miles from the intersection of Cheney Woods and Tatnic road, and is 2.5 miles from the intersection of Cheney Woods Road with Route 9B.

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