Walking & hiking is an exercise in natural beauty in Greater Portland & Casco Bay
Off Shore Road Cape Elizabeth, ME Phone: 207-433-5910
Seaside park includes beloved lighthouse; good for walks, picnics, ocean views
Trailheads at Elm Street and Casco Bay end of Marginal Way Portland, ME Phone:
426 Wolfe's Neck Road Freeport, ME Phone: 207-865-4465
Good for picnicking, hiking and walking; an entry fee is charged.
See trail map of Wolfe's Neck Woods State Park.
305 Commercial Street Portland, ME Phone: 207-775-2411
Eastern Promenade Trail is on a former rail corridor and it has harbor and ocean views. Benches and picnic tables are along the trail and at East End Beach. Fore River Sanctuary enbraces the Jewell Falls waterfall and the location of the old Cumberland and Oxford Canal. Good for bird watching. Back Cove Trail offers great views of the Portland skyline. Ideal for walking, running, biking (road/mountain) and dog walking. Presumpscot River Preserve follows a deep ravine into the Preserve and it is steep in places. Boardwalks and bridges pass over wet areas and permit mountain bike access.
Gilsland Farm Center of the Maine Audubon Society
20 Gilsland Farm Road Falmouth, ME, 04105 Phone: 207-781-2330