Trails

The Challenge includes trails in Bath, Brunswick, Georgetown, Harpswell, Phippsburg, Topsham, West Bath, Westport Island and Woolwich, Maine.

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TownTrail/preserve nameOrganizationFor more informationDistance (in miles)Scenic viewAccessible for wheelchair or strollerGood in winterDogs allowedBikes allowedOther features 
BathLilly Pond Community ForestKennebec Estuary Land Trusthttp://kennebecestuary.org/lilly-pond-bath/2.5nonoyesyesBirding
BathSewall Woods PreserveKennebec Estuary Land Trusthttp://kennebecestuary.org/sewall-woods-bath/1.5nonoyesyesBirding
BathThorne Head PreserveKennebec Estuary Land Trusthttp://kennebecestuary.org/conserved-lands/thorne-head-bath1-3yesnoyesyesyesBirding, interpretive signs
BathWhiskeag TrailKennebec Estuary Land Trust/Bath Trailshttp://www.cityofbath.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=content.mapLocation&mapLocationId=400665.0yesnoyesyesyesBirding
BrunswickAndroscoggin River Bicycle PathTown of Brunswickhttp://www.brunswickme.org/departments/parks-recreation/parks-facilities/trails/2.6yesyesyesyesyes
BrunswickBay Bridge Landing Wetland ParkTown of Brunswickhttp://www.brunswickme.org/departments/parks-recreation/parks-facilities/trails/0.3yesnoyesyesyesGravel boat launch, interpretive signage
BrunswickChase ReserveBrunswick-Topsham Land Trusthttp://www.btlt.org/conserved-lands/maquoit-bay/chase-reserve/1.0nonoyesyesnoGood wildlife viewing
BrunswickCox PinnacleTown of Brunswickhttp://www.brunswickme.org/departments/parks-recreation/parks-facilities/trails/1.3yesnoyesyesno
BrunswickCrystal Spring FarmBrunswick-Topsham Land Trusthttp://www.btlt.org/conserved-lands/brunswick-freeport-conservation-corridor/crystal-spring-farm/5.0nonoyesyesno
BrunswickGreater Commons & Town CommonsTown of Brunswickhttp://www.brunswickme.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/11/map-TownCommonsTrails11by17-final-02212014.pdf5.0nonoyesyesyes
BrunswickMaquoit Bay Conservation LandTown of Brunswickhttp://www.btlt.org/conserved-lands/maquoit-bay/maquoit-bay-conservation-land/1.0yesnoyesyesno
BrunswickSkolfield PreserveBrunswick-Topsham Land Trusthttp://www.btlt.org/conserved-lands/middle-bay/skolfield-preserve/1.0yesnonononoClam harvest access
GeorgetownHiggins Mountain PreserveKennebec Estuary Land Trusthttp://kennebecestuary.org/higgins-mountain-georgetown/1.0yesnononono
GeorgetownMorse Pond PreserveKennebec Estuary Land Trusthttp://kennebecestuary.org/morse-pond-georgetown/4.0yesnoyesnoyesBirding
GeorgetownWeber Kelly PreserveKennebec Estuary Land Trusthttp://kennebecestuary.org/weber-kelly-georgetown/2.5nonoyesyesno
HarpswellCliff TrailTown of Harpswellhttps://hhltmaine.org/get-outdoors/cliff-trail/2.3yesnoyesyesno
HarpswellCurtis Farm PreserveHarpswell Heritage Land Trusthttps://hhltmaine.org/get-outdoors/curtis-farm-preserve/1.3yespartlyyesyesnoAccesible picnic area on Basin Cove, birding
HarpswellDevil's Back Trail AreaTown of Harpswellhttps://hhltmaine.org/get-outdoors/devils-back-trail/2.2yesnoyesyesno
HarpswellGiant's Stairs Trail and McIntosh Lot PreserveTown of Harpswell/Harpswell Heritage Land Trusthttps://hhltmaine.org/get-outdoors/giants-stairs-mcintosh/0.5yesyesnoyesno
HarpswellHackett and Minot TrailsHarpswell Heritage Land Trusthttps://hhltmaine.org/get-outdoors/hackett-minot-trails/1.0nonoyesyesno
HarpswellHoughton Graves ParkHarpswell Heritage Land Trusthttps://hhltmaine.org/get-outdoors/houghton-graves-park/0.3yesnoyesyesnoPicnic tables
HarpswellJohnson Field Preserve at Mackerel Cove and Mackerel Cove Town LotHarpswell Heritage Land Trust/Town of Harpswellhttps://hhltmaine.org/get-outdoors/johnson-field/0.0yesyesyesyesnoPicnic tables, swimming
HarpswellLong Reach PreserveHarpswell Heritage Land Trusthttps://hhltmaine.org/get-outdoors/long-reach-preserve/1.5yesnoyesyesno
HarpswellMitchell FieldTown of Harpswellhttps://hhltmaine.org/get-outdoors/mitchell-field/2.8yesyesyesyesyesPicnic tables, swimming, bandstand, community garden
HarpswellOtter Brook PreserveHarpswell Heritage Land Trusthttps://hhltmaine.org/get-outdoors/otter-brook-preserve/1.6yesnoyesyesno
HarpswellPott's Point PreserveHarpswell Heritage Land Trusthttps://hhltmaine.org/get-outdoors/potts-point-preserve/0.4yesyesyesyesnoSwimming
HarpswellSkolfield Shores PreserveHarpswell Heritage Land Trusthttps://hhltmaine.org/get-outdoors/skolfield-shores-preserve/1.0yesnoyesnono
HarpswellStover's Point PreserveHarpswell Heritage Land Trusthttps://hhltmaine.org/get-outdoors/stovers-point-preserve/0.0yesyesnoyesnoSwimming, hand-carry boat access
HarpswellWidgeon Cove TrailHarpswell Heritage Land Trusthttps://hhltmaine.org/get-outdoors/widgeon-cove-trail/0.6yesnonoyesno
HarpswellWilson's Cove TrailHarpswell Heritage Land Trusthttps://hhltmaine.org/get-outdoors/wilsons-cove-trail/0.3yesnonoyesno
PhippsburgBijhouwer PreservePhippsburg Land Trusthttps://phippsburglandtrust.org/visit-the-land/2.0nononoyesyesBirding, waterfall
PhippsburgBill Jayne Trail at Small Point PreservePhippsburg Land Trusthttps://phippsburglandtrust.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/03/Walking-Phippsburg-3rd-edition-final2.pdf0.3yesnoyesyesno
PhippsburgCenter Pond PreservePhippsburg Land Trusthttps://phippsburglandtrust.org/visit-the-land/5+yesnoyesyesyes
PhippsburgDenny Reed TrailThe Nature Conservancyhttps://www.nature.org/ourinitiatives/regions/northamerica/unitedstates/maine/placesweprotect/me-basin-preserve.xml2.5yesnonononoBirding
PhippsburgGamble Preserve at West PointPhippsburg Land Trusthttps://phippsburglandtrust.org/visit-the-land/0.3yesnoyesyesnoBirding
PhippsburgGreenleaf EasementPhippsburg Land Trusthttps://phippsburglandtrust.org/visit-the-land/0.8yesnonoyesyesBirding
PhippsburgMary's Woods at Cutting CreekPhippsburg Land Trusthttps://phippsburglandtrust.org/visit-the-land/0.5yesnonoyesyesBirding
PhippsburgMcDonald SanctuaryPhippsburg Land Trusthttps://phippsburglandtrust.org/visit-the-land/1.8nonoyesyesyesBirding
PhippsburgMorse Mountain TrailBates/Morse Mountainhttps://www.bates.edu/bates-morse-mountain-shortridge/4.0yespartlyyesSwimming
PhippsburgNoble Hill PreservePhippsburg Land Trusthttps://phippsburglandtrust.org/visit-the-land/0.5yesnoyesyesyesBirding
PhippsburgRidgewell Preserve and Town ForestPhippsburg Land Trust/Town of Phippsburghttps://phippsburglandtrust.org/visit-the-land/4+nonoyesyesyesGeological features, pitch pine forest
PhippsburgSpirit Pond Preserve and McDonald SanctuaryState of Maine/Phippsburg Land Trusthttps://phippsburglandtrust.org/visit-the-land/2.5yesnonoyesyesHistoric Dam remnants, old homestead areas
PhippsburgSprague Pond Loop TrailPhippsburg Land Trust/The Nature Conservancyhttps://phippsburglandtrust.org/visit-the-land/5.0yesnonopartlypartlyFishing
PhippsburgWilbur Preserve at Cox's HeadPhippsburg Land Trusthttps://phippsburglandtrust.org/visit-the-land/1.0yesnoyesyesno
TopshamBridge to Bridge TrailTown of Topshamhttp://www.topshammaine.com/index.asp?Type=B_BASIC&SEC={6FDE85AD-7CC8-47B7-ACFA-AB99C1BE2C08}0.8yesyesyesyesyes
TopshamMt. Ararat High School TrailsTown of Topshamhttp://www.topshammaine.com/index.asp?Type=B_BASIC&SEC={DCDE517A-E24E-4555-8D6F-2764064960F7}yesnoyesyesyes
TopshamRecreation Fields TrailsTown of Topshamhttp://www.topshammaine.com/index.asp?Type=B_BASIC&SEC={C1A71FB6-0748-46EE-94B3-181AE4F784B5}2.0yesnoyesyesnoPicnic tables, playground
TopshamTopsham Public Library Eagle PathTown of Topshamhttp://www.topshammaine.com/index.asp?Type=B_BASIC&SEC={AB2E4DAF-79C8-4734-BE24-8F16B273320C}0.5yesnoyesyesno
TopshamTransfer Station TrailsTown of Topshamhttp://www.topshammaine.com/index.asp?Type=B_BASIC&SEC={A902026E-A6BA-4D2B-8643-E589CE36D9D6}nonoyesyesyes
TopshamBradley Pond Farm PreserveBrunswick-Topsham Land Trusthttp://www.btlt.org/conserved-lands/cathance-river/bradley-pond-farm-preserve/2.0nonoyesnono
TopshamCathance River Nature PreserveBrunswick-Topsham Land Trusthttp://www.btlt.org/conserved-lands/cathance-river/cathance-river-nature-preserve/5.0yesnoyesnono
TopshamCathance River Trail at Head of Tide ParkBrunswick-Topsham Land Trusthttp://www.btlt.org/conserved-lands/cathance-river/head-of-tide/2.0yesnoyesyesnoSwimming
TopshamRiver Landing Trail (not on map - maybe called Town Landing Trail?)Brunswick-Topsham Land Trust/Town of Topsham1.0yesnonoyesno
West BathGreen Point PreserveKennebec Estuary Land Trusthttp://kennebecestuary.org/green-point-west-bath1.0yesnonoyesyesBirding
Westport IslandBonyun PreserveKennebec Estuary Land Trusthttp://kennebecestuary.org/bonyun-westport-island/3.0yesnoyesnonoBirding, interpretive signs
Westport IslandCarl & Barbara Segerstrom Preserve at Squam CreekKennebec Estuary Land Trusthttp://kennebecestuary.org/segerstrom-westport-island/2.0yesnoyesyesnoBirding
WoolwichMerrymeeting Fields PreserveKennebec Estuary Land Trusthttp://kennebecestuary.org/merrymeeting-fields-woolwich/2.0yesnoyesnoyesBirding, interpretive signs