Swan Island (Steve Powell Wildlife Management Area)
Intersection of Routes 197 & 24
Phone: 207-737-4307 or 207-547-5322
Swan Island in the Kennebec River -- a state wildlife management area -- has unique river, forest and meadow habitats for eagles, white-tailed deer, songbirds and wild turkeys. The island has hiking and mountain biking trails, an overnight campground, and spectacular scenery. Kayak and mountain bike rentals are available. Ferry service
from Richmond town dock is provided. Admission fees.
Season: Daily May 1-Labor Day by reservation only.